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Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
754 PM PST Thu Feb 2 2023

CAZ068-069-031500-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.A.0003.230205T0000Z-230206T0600Z/
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
Including the cities of Chester, Quincy, and Blue Canyon
754 PM PST Thu Feb 2 2023

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 6 to
  15 inches above 4000 feet with 15 to 28 inches above 6000
  feet. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

* WHERE...Western Plumas County/Lassen Park and West Slope
  Northern Sierra Nevada Counties, including Interstate 80 over
  Donner Pass, and Highway 50 over Echo Summit.

* WHEN...From Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow levels initially start out between
  5000 to 6000 feet Saturday and decrease to around 4000 feet
  Sunday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

&&

$$



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