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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
1137 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

CAZ072-073-NVZ002-251200-
/O.NEW.KREV.WW.Y.0018.180525T1200Z-180526T1200Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-Mono County-
1137 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM FRIDAY TO 5 AM PDT
SATURDAY ABOVE 8000 FEET...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations above 8000 feet
  of 1 to 3 inches, with localized amounts up to 6 inches, are
  expected.

* WHERE...Mt Rose, Carson, Ebbetts, Sonora and Tioga passes and
  high elevation hiking trails around the Lake Tahoe area, Alpine
  County and Mono County.

* WHEN...From 5 AM Friday to 5 AM PDT Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on hazardous driving conditions over
  the high Sierra passes. Be prepared for reduced visibility,
  chain controls at times. Plan on alternate route if you have
  travel plans over Ebbetts, Sonora and Tioga passes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Even light snowfall causes travel delays, especially during
holiday weekends. Be sure to allow extra time to reach your
destination. Leave extra space between vehicles since it takes
longer to stop on slick roadways. The latest road conditions can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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