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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
223 AM PDT Sun Oct 17 2021

...Early season snow will impact mountain travel and recreation
tonight into Monday morning...

.An early season storm system will bring areas of snow to the
northern Sierra Nevada and southern Cascades starting this
evening and continuing into early Monday morning. Locally heavy
snow showers will be possible at times, mostly through the late
evening hours tonight. The majority of the accumulating snow will
be above 6000 feet with lighter accumulation possible down to
5000 to 5500 feet. If you have mountain travel plans, be prepared
for winter driving conditions, especially after sunset tonight
into early Monday morning.

CAZ069-180000-
/O.CON.KSTO.WW.Y.0019.211018T0300Z-211018T1200Z/
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
223 AM PDT Sun Oct 17 2021

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS
EVENING TO 5 AM PDT MONDAY ABOVE 5500 FEET...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions. Damage
  to trees and power lines is possible. Total snow accumulations
  of 2 to 8 inches are expected.

* WHERE...West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada.

* WHEN...8 PM today to 5 AM Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at
  times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$



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