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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1124 AM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SHOWERY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND THEN ANOTHER WAVE
WILL MORE WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INTO THE SIERRA TONIGHT...

.SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON AND ANOTHER WAVE OF
MORE WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INTO THE SIERRA TONIGHT
INTO EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

CAZ068-069-181200-
/O.EXT.KSTO.WW.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-141218T1200Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHESTER...QUINCY...BLUE CANYON
1124 AM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY
ABOVE 4000 FEET...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* ELEVATION: ABOVE 4000 FEET.

* TIMING: SNOW SHOWERS CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING WITH
  MORE WIDESPREAD SNOW TONIGHT INTO EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: CHESTER...QUINCY...LASSEN NATIONAL PARK...
  BLUE CANYON...DONNER PASS...ECHO SUMMIT...CARSON PASS.

* WINDS: SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS: SNOW COVERED ROADS...TRAVEL DELAYS AND CHAIN
  REQUIREMENTS OVER TRANS-SIERRA PASSES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SACRAMENTO/HAZARDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

INTERACT WITH US VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWS.SACRAMENTO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSSACRAMENTO

$$

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