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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
413 AM PST Mon Jan 25 2021

CAZ072-NVZ002-260000-
/O.UPG.KREV.WS.A.0001.210127T0000Z-210129T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KREV.WS.W.0001.210127T0300Z-210129T1200Z/
/O.CON.KREV.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-210125T1800Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline,
and Incline Village
413 AM PST Mon Jan 25 2021

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM TUESDAY TO 4 AM PST
FRIDAY...

* CHANGES...None for the Winter Weather Advisory. Second Storm:
  Winter Storm Watch upgraded to Winter Storm Warning.

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, additional snow
  accumulations of up to two inches. For the Winter Storm Warning,
  a prolonged period of heavy snow expected. Total snow
  accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, except 3 to 6 feet above 7000
  feet. Winds gusting up to 40 mph in lower elevations and in
  excess of 80 mph over ridges leading to whiteout conditions.

* WHERE...Greater Lake Tahoe Area.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 10 AM PST this
  morning. For the Winter Storm Warning, from 7 PM Tuesday to 4 AM
  PST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Rough conditions can be expected on Lake
  Tahoe through much of the week. Gusts 30-45 mph with wave heights
  of 2 to 5 feet.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible.Very
  dangerous travel conditions possible Tuesday night through
  Thursday night. Strong winds could cause tree damage and
  whiteout conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Avoid travel if possible starting Tuesday evening, you could be
stuck in your vehicle for many hours. If you must travel, prepare
for long delays and carry an emergency kit with extra food, water
and clothing. If you stay home, have a backup plan in case of power
outages.

The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$



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