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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1043 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

NVZ034-036>038-040-190645-
/O.CON.KLKN.WW.Y.0006.170119T0000Z-170120T0000Z/
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-
1043 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 4 PM PST THURSDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES VALLEY, 6 TO 11 INCHES
  MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...MAIN IMPACTS WILL BE TO TRAVEL ALONG INTERSTATE 80,
  EUREKA HIGHWAY AND LAMOILLE HIGHWAY, ESPECIALLY SUMMITS. ICY
  SPOTS AND POOR VISIBILITY WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT
  TIMES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ARE
EXPECTED DUE TO WINTRY CONDITIONS. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS
AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. FOR THE
LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT HTTP://WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1043 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

NVZ039-041-190645-
/O.CON.KLKN.WW.Y.0006.170119T0000Z-170120T0600Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
1043 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 PM PST THURSDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES VALLEY, 6 TO 12 INCHES
MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...MAIN IMPACTS WILL BE TO TRAVEL ALONG HIGHWAYS 93 AND
  INTERSTATE 80, ESPECIALLY SUMMITS. ICY SPOTS AND POOR
  VISIBILITY WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT TIMES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ARE
EXPECTED DUE TO WINTRY CONDITIONS. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS
AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. FOR THE
LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT HTTP://WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1043 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

NVZ033-035-190645-
/O.CON.KLKN.WW.Y.0006.170119T0600Z-170120T0600Z/
SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
1043 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 PM PST THURSDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES VALLEY, 6 TO 12 INCHES
MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...MAIN IMPACTS WILL BE TO TRAVEL ALONG HIGHWAYS 93A
  AND INTERSTATE 80, ESPECIALLY SUMMITS. ICY SPOTS AND POOR
  VISIBILITY WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT TIMES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ARE
EXPECTED DUE TO WINTRY CONDITIONS. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS
AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. FOR THE
LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT HTTP://WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1043 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

NVZ030-190645-
/O.CON.KLKN.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170120T0000Z/
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
1043 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST
THURSDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 3 INCHES VALLEY, 6 TO 9 INCHES
MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING...FREEZING RAIN IS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...MAIN IMPACTS WILL BE TO TRAVEL ALONG HIGHWAYS 95
  AND INTERSTATE 80, ESPECIALLY SUMMITS. ICY SPOTS AND POOR
  VISIBILITY WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT TIMES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ARE
EXPECTED DUE TO WINTRY CONDITIONS. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS
AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. FOR THE
LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT HTTP://WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1043 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

NVZ031-190645-
/O.CON.KLKN.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170120T0600Z/
NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-
1043 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST
THURSDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 5 INCHES VALLEY, 6 TO 10 INCHES
MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING...FREEZING RAIN IS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...MAIN IMPACTS WILL BE TO TRAVEL ALONG HIGHWAYS 93 AND
  INTERSTATE 80, ESPECIALLY SUMMITS. ICY SPOTS AND POOR
  VISIBILITY WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT TIMES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ARE
EXPECTED DUE TO WINTRY CONDITIONS. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS
AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. FOR THE
LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT HTTP://WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
918 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

CAZ070-071-NVZ005-190100-
/O.CON.KREV.WW.Y.0007.170118T1800Z-170119T1200Z/
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-
EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CEDARVILLE, FORT BIDWELL, PORTOLA,
AND SUSANVILLE
918 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
THURSDAY...

* TIMING: SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 5 TO 10 INCHES WEST OF HIGHWAY 395 WITH
  UP TO 4 INCHES EAST OF HIGHWAY 395.

* SNOW LEVELS: BEGINNING AROUND 5500 FEET EARLY TODAY BEFORE
  DROPPING TO 4500 FEET LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK
  ROADS AND PERIODS OF VERY LOW VISIBILITY FROM WIND DRIVEN
  SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EVEN LIGHT SNOWFALL CAUSES MAJOR TRAVEL DELAYS, ESPECIALLY DURING
PERIODS OF HIGH TRAFFIC VOLUME. BE SURE TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION. LEAVE EXTRA SPACE BETWEEN VEHICLES SINCE
IT TAKES LONGER TO STOP ON SLICK ROADWAYS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
918 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

CAZ072-NVZ002-190100-
/O.EXT.KREV.WW.Y.0007.170118T2000Z-170119T1200Z/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, TRUCKEE, STATELINE,
AND INCLINE VILLAGE
918 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 4 AM
PST THURSDAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
4 AM PST THURSDAY.

* TIMING: SNOW...AND SNOW AND RAIN NEAR LAKE LEVEL...WILL BEGIN BY
  MIDDAY WITH RATES INCREASING IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. ANY
  RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW AT LAKE LEVEL THIS EVENING...WITH
  MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL CONTINUING THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 8 TO 16 INCHES ABOVE 7000 FEET WITH 4 TO 8
  INCHES AT LAKE TAHOE LEVEL...6 TO 12 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE
  WEST OF HIGHWAY 89.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 45 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS: RISING TO AROUND 6500 FEET THIS MORNING...DROPPING
  BELOW 6000 FEET BETWEEN 5 AND 8 PM.

* WAVE HEIGHTS ON LAKE TAHOE: 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE MORNING WITH
  HEIGHTS 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHEST WAVES WILL BE
  FROM MID LAKE TO NORTHEASTERN SHORES.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT DIFFICULT TRAVEL WITH SLICK ROADS...FIRST OVER
  DONNER...ECHO...AND MOUNT ROSE SUMMITS THIS AFTERNOON FOLLOWED
  BY IN THE TAHOE BASIN STARTING THIS EVENING. AVALANCHE DANGER WILL
  INCREASE DUE TO HEAVIER...WET SNOW. SMALL BOATS, KAYAKS AND
  PADDLE BOARDS WILL BE PRONE TO CAPSIZING AND SHOULD REMAIN OFF
  LAKE WATERS UNTIL CONDITIONS IMPROVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EVEN LIGHT SNOWFALL CAUSES MAJOR TRAVEL DELAYS, ESPECIALLY DURING
PERIODS OF HIGH TRAFFIC VOLUME. WINDS WILL CREATE PERIODS OF
WHITEOUT CONDITIONS MAKING TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT TIMES. BE SURE TO
ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION. LEAVE EXTRA SPACE
BETWEEN VEHICLES SINCE IT TAKES LONGER TO STOP ON SLICK ROADWAYS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
918 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

CAZ073-190100-
/O.CON.KREV.WW.Y.0007.170119T0300Z-170119T1500Z/
MONO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BRIDGEPORT AND MAMMOTH LAKES
918 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 7 AM PST THURSDAY ABOVE 6000 FEET...

* TIMING: SNOW WILL BEGIN THIS AFTERNOON WITH RATES INCREASING
  OVERNIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 8 TO 16 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET WITH 3 TO
  8 INCHES BELOW 8000 FEET...MAINLY WEST OF HIGHWAY 395.

* SNOW LEVELS: STARTING AROUND 7000 FEET THIS AFTERNOON AND
  DROPPING TO ALL VALLEY FLOORS EARLY THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK
  ROADS AND PERIODS OF LOWER VISIBILITY FROM WIND DRIVEN SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EVEN LIGHT SNOWFALL CAUSES MAJOR TRAVEL DELAYS, ESPECIALLY DURING
PERIODS OF HIGH TRAFFIC VOLUME. BE SURE TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION. LEAVE EXTRA SPACE BETWEEN VEHICLES SINCE
IT TAKES LONGER TO STOP ON SLICK ROADWAYS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
520 AM MST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT THE REGION THROUGH THURSDAY...

.A PACIFIC STORM WILL BRING SNOW AND ICE TO SOUTHEASTERN OREGON
AND SOUTHWESTERN IDAHO THROUGH THURSDAY. THE STORM WILL ALSO BRING
MUCH WARMER AIR AND RAISE THE SNOW LEVEL TO 4000 TO 5000 FEET OVER
PORTIONS OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT. VALLEYS...INCLUDING
PORTIONS OF THE TREASURE VALLEY AND WESTERN MAGIC VALLEY...WILL
REMAIN COLD ENOUGH FOR AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN. ICE ACCUMULATIONS
ARE POSSIBLE...GENERALLY LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH. SNOW WILL
CHANGE TO RAIN AT SOME LOWER ELEVATIONS AND...ALONG WITH A LITTLE
SNOWMELT...WILL RESULT IN MORE WATER AND ICE ON THE FROZEN GROUND.

IDZ013-014-029-182230-
/O.CON.KBOI.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170119T1800Z/
BOISE MOUNTAINS-UPPER TREASURE VALLEY-OWYHEE MOUNTAINS-
520 AM MST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
THURSDAY...

* SNOW AMOUNTS...HIGHLY VARIABLE. 2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE TREASURE
  VALLEY...MAINLY THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING AS THE SNOW WILL MIX
  WITH OR CHANGE TO FREEZING RAIN AND/OR RAIN. 4 TO 8 INCHES OF
  SNOW ALONG WITH A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN IN THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS OF THE BOISE MOUNTAINS...WITH UP TO A FOOT OF SNOW IN
  THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. 2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE OWYHEE
  MOUNTAINS...WITH A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN IN THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS.

* SNOW LEVELS...VALLEY FLOORS...RISING TO BETWEEN 3500 AND 4500
  FEET BY TONIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH...EXCEPT 15 TO 25 MPH EAST OF
  BOISE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA THIS MORNING. SNOW WILL
  MIX WITH OR CHANGE TO FREEZING RAIN AND/OR RAIN IN SOME VALLEY
  LOCATIONS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL HAZARD DUE TO SNOW AND THEN SIGNIFICANT SLUSH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
520 AM MST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT THE REGION THROUGH THURSDAY...

.A PACIFIC STORM WILL BRING SNOW AND ICE TO SOUTHEASTERN OREGON
AND SOUTHWESTERN IDAHO THROUGH THURSDAY. THE STORM WILL ALSO BRING
MUCH WARMER AIR AND RAISE THE SNOW LEVEL TO 4000 TO 5000 FEET OVER
PORTIONS OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT. VALLEYS...INCLUDING
PORTIONS OF THE TREASURE VALLEY AND WESTERN MAGIC VALLEY...WILL
REMAIN COLD ENOUGH FOR AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN. ICE ACCUMULATIONS
ARE POSSIBLE...GENERALLY LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH. SNOW WILL
CHANGE TO RAIN AT SOME LOWER ELEVATIONS AND...ALONG WITH A LITTLE
SNOWMELT...WILL RESULT IN MORE WATER AND ICE ON THE FROZEN GROUND.

IDZ015-028-030-182230-
/O.CON.KBOI.WW.Y.0005.170118T1800Z-170120T0000Z/
SOUTHWEST HIGHLANDS-CAMAS PRAIRIE-SOUTHERN TWIN FALLS COUNTY-
520 AM MST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS
MORNING TO 5 PM MST THURSDAY...

* SNOW AMOUNTS...HIGHLY VARIABLE. 4 TO 8 INCHES IN THE CAMAS
  PRAIRIE. 1 TO 4 INCHES AT LOWER ELEVATIONS AND UP TO 8 INCHES IN
  THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE SOUTHWEST HIGHLANDS AND SOUTHERN
  TWIN FALLS COUNTY. SNOW MAY MIX WITH FREEZING RAIN AND/OR RAIN
  AT TIMES...EXCEPT REMAINING ALL SNOW IN THE CAMAS PRAIRIE.

* SNOW LEVELS...NEAR VALLEY FLOORS IN THE CAMAS PRAIRIE AND 4000
  TO 5000 FEET IN THE SOUTHWEST HIGHLANDS AND SOUTHERN TWIN FALLS
  COUNTY.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. THE
  SNOW WILL MIX WITH FREEZING RAIN AND/OR RAIN IN THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL HAZARD DUE TO ICE AND SNOW-COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.
&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
520 AM MST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT THE REGION THROUGH THURSDAY...

.A PACIFIC STORM WILL BRING SNOW AND ICE TO SOUTHEASTERN OREGON
AND SOUTHWESTERN IDAHO THROUGH THURSDAY. THE STORM WILL ALSO BRING
MUCH WARMER AIR AND RAISE THE SNOW LEVEL TO 4000 TO 5000 FEET OVER
PORTIONS OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT. VALLEYS...INCLUDING
PORTIONS OF THE TREASURE VALLEY AND WESTERN MAGIC VALLEY...WILL
REMAIN COLD ENOUGH FOR AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN. ICE ACCUMULATIONS
ARE POSSIBLE...GENERALLY LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH. SNOW WILL
CHANGE TO RAIN AT SOME LOWER ELEVATIONS AND...ALONG WITH A LITTLE
SNOWMELT...WILL RESULT IN MORE WATER AND ICE ON THE FROZEN GROUND.

ORZ061-182230-
/O.CON.KBOI.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170119T1200Z/
HARNEY COUNTY-
420 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
THURSDAY...

* SNOW AMOUNTS...4 TO 8 INCHES IN THE NORTHERN THIRD OF THE
  COUNTY...INCLUDING BURNS. 1 TO 4 INCHES IN THE SOUTHERN TWO
  THIRDS. AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN WITH LOCAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS.

* SNOW LEVELS...NEAR VALLEY FLOORS IN THE NORTHERN THIRD OF THE
  COUNTY /GENERALLY NORTH OF BURNS/...AND BETWEEN 4000 AND 5000
  FEET ACROSS THE SOUTHERN TWO THIRDS OF THE COUNTY.

* WINDS...EAST 5 TO 10 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER
  GUSTS ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE COUNTY SOUTH OF BURNS.

* TIMING...SNOW...FREEZING RAIN...AND RAIN WILL TAPER OFF FROM
  THE WEST LATE TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL HAZARD DUE TO SNOW AND ICE-COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
403 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.A SERIES OF PACIFIC SYSTEMS WILL BRING MULTIPLE CHANCES FOR GUSTY
WINDS AND MOUNTAIN SNOW TO THE REGION OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

CAZ521-190000-
/O.EXT.KVEF.WW.Y.0004.170119T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
WHITE MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WESTGARD PASS...BRISTLECONE PINE
403 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 4 AM PST SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON... PEAK
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT THEN TAPER OFF THURSDAY. AFTER A BREAK THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW WILL BEGIN INCREASING AGAIN
  FRIDAY MORNING AND THEN TAPER OFF FRIDAY EVENING.

* SNOW LEVEL...8000 FEET AS PRECIPITATION BEGINS WEDNESDAY...FALLING
  TO AROUND 5000 FEET BY THURSDAY MORNING AND REMAINING AT OR BELOW
  5000 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...FOR THE FIRST STORM WEDNESDAY INTO
  THURSDAY...TRACE TO 4 INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET... 3 TO 7 INCHES
  ABOVE 6000 FEET...6 TO 8 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET. SIMILAR STORM
  TOTALS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN WITH THE SECOND STORM ON FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN THE
  MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD RESTRICTIONS
  OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
403 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.A SERIES OF PACIFIC SYSTEMS WILL BRING MULTIPLE CHANCES FOR GUSTY
WINDS AND MOUNTAIN SNOW TO THE REGION OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

NVZ015-018-190000-
/O.EXT.KVEF.WW.Y.0004.170119T0300Z-170121T1800Z/
LINCOLN COUNTY-SHEEP RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALIENTE...PIOCHE...PANACA...HIKO...
ALAMO...RACHEL
403 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM PST SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE WEDNESDAY EVENING...PEAK DURING THE
  DAY THURSDAY...THEN TAPER OFF THURSDAY EVENING. AFTER A BREAK
  THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW WILL BEGIN INCREASING FRIDAY MORNING...PEAK
  FRIDAY EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF AGAIN SATURDAY MORNING

* SNOW LEVEL...FALLING TO 4000 FEET.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TRACE TO 4 INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET... 3
  TO 7 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET.
  SIMILAR STORM TOTALS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN WITH THE SECOND SYSTEM ON
  FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN THE
  MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD RESTRICTIONS
  OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. THIS INCLUDES U.S. HIGHWAY 93 NORTH OF
  CALIENTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

STEELE

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NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
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