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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
328 PM PST Wed Feb 28 2024

CAZ071-292330-
/O.CON.KREV.BZ.W.0001.240229T1200Z-240303T1200Z/
Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties-
Including the cities of Portola, Loyalton, Sierraville,
Susanville, and Westwood
328 PM PST Wed Feb 28 2024

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM THURSDAY TO 4 AM PST
SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions likely, particularly from Friday
  evening through Saturday morning. Snow accumulations of 1 to 3
  feet for Plumas, Sierra and western Lassen Counties, 6 to 14
  inches along Highway 395 in Lassen County. Localized amounts of 4
  to 8 feet near Lassen Park, Yuba Pass, and Lake Davis. Winds
  gusting as high as 70 mph.

* WHERE...Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties.

* WHEN...From 4 AM Thursday to 4 AM PST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Whiteout conditions with near zero visibility at times
  due to blowing snow. The strong winds and weight of snow on tree
  limbs may down power lines and could cause sporadic power outages.
  Whiteout conditions are expected and will make travel treacherous
  and potentially life-threatening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
are likely. This will lead to whiteout conditions, making travel
extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If you must travel, have a
winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded, stay in your
vehicle.

&&

$$

CAZ072-NVZ002-292330-
/O.CON.KREV.BZ.W.0001.240229T1800Z-240303T1800Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of Glenbrook, Stateline, Truckee, Incline
Village, South Lake Tahoe, Markleeville, and Tahoe City
328 PM PST Wed Feb 28 2024

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THURSDAY TO 10 AM
PST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions likely, particularly from Friday
  evening through Saturday morning. Snow accumulations between 2 and
  5 feet for Lake Tahoe communities, with 4 to 8 feet above 7000
  feet. Winds gusting to 60 mph in lower elevations and above 110
  mph over Sierra ridges.

* WHERE...Greater Lake Tahoe Area.

* WHEN...From 10 AM Thursday to 10 AM PST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Whiteout conditions with near zero visibility at times
  due to blowing snow. The strong winds and weight of snow on tree
  limbs may down power lines and could cause sporadic power outages.
  Whiteout conditions are expected and will make travel treacherous
  and potentially life-threatening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
are likely. This will lead to whiteout conditions, making travel
extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If you must travel, have a
winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded, stay in your
vehicle.

&&

$$

CAZ073-292330-
/O.CON.KREV.BZ.W.0001.240301T0000Z-240303T1800Z/
Mono County-
Including the cities of Mammoth Lakes, Coleville, Lee Vining, and
Bridgeport
328 PM PST Wed Feb 28 2024

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THURSDAY TO 10 AM
PST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions likely, particularly from Friday night
  through Saturday. Snow accumulations of 1 to 3 feet for
  communities along Highway 395 with 3 to 6 feet along the Sierra
  Crest. Winds gusting as high as 75 mph in the lower elevations and
  above 110 mph over Sierra ridges.

* WHERE...Mono County.

* WHEN...From 4 PM Thursday to 10 AM PST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Whiteout conditions with near zero visibility at times
  due to blowing snow. The strong winds and weight of snow on tree
  limbs may down power lines and could cause sporadic power outages.
  Whiteout conditions are expected and will make travel treacherous
  and potentially life-threatening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
are likely. This will lead to whiteout conditions, making travel
extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If you must travel, have a
winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded, stay in your
vehicle.

&&

$$

CAZ070-NVZ005-292330-
/O.CON.KREV.WS.W.0007.240301T0600Z-240303T0000Z/
Surprise Valley California-Northern Washoe County-
Including the cities of Empire, Fort Bidwell, Gerlach,
Eagleville, and Cedarville
328 PM PST Wed Feb 28 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THURSDAY TO 4
PM PST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Snow accumulations between 4 and 10 inches.
  Winds gusting as high as 70 mph.

* WHERE...In California, Surprise Valley California. In Nevada,
  Northern Washoe County.

* WHEN...From 10 PM Thursday to 4 PM PST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Roads will likely become slick and hazardous. The strong
  winds and weight of snow on tree limbs may down power lines and
  could cause sporadic power outages. Travel could be very difficult
  with periods of whiteout conditions. The hazardous conditions
  could impact the Friday morning and evening commutes. The highest
  snow totals will be in the Surprise Valley and north of Gerlach.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for
the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Do not touch downed lines and report any power outages to your
electric company. Travel is highly discouraged due to slick roadways
and the possibility of downed trees and power lines.

&&

$$

NVZ003-292330-
/O.CON.KREV.WS.W.0007.240301T0600Z-240303T0600Z/
Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Including the cities of Sparks, Virginia City, Gardnerville, and
Verdi
328 PM PST Wed Feb 28 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THURSDAY TO 10
PM PST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow likely. Snow accumulations 6 to 14 inches for
  valley floors, and 1 to 2 feet for Virginia City, the Virginia
  Highlands, and foothills above 5000 feet. Winds gusting as high as
  75 mph.

* WHERE...Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area.

* WHEN...From 10 PM Thursday to 10 PM PST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Roads, and especially bridges and overpasses, will
  likely become slick and hazardous. The strong winds and weight of
  snow on tree limbs may down power lines and could cause sporadic
  power outages. Travel could be very difficult to impossible with
  whiteout conditions at times late Friday into Saturday. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the Friday morning and evening
  commutes. Winds will increase during periods of lighter snowfall
  Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Light snow may bring slick roads for the
  Friday morning commute. The heaviest snow is expected Friday night
  into Saturday morning. During the lighter snow period on Friday,
  another round of strong winds with gusts as high as 70 mph is
  expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for
the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

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