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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Eureka CA
442 AM PST Fri Mar 1 2024

CAZ107-108-012045-
/O.CON.KEKA.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-240303T1800Z/
Northern Trinity-Southern Trinity-
Including Trinity Center, Forest Glen, Hwy 299-Oregon Mountain,
Hwy 299-Buckhorn Summit, Hwy 3-Scott Mountain, Hayfork, Hyampom,
Ruth, Weaverville, Hwy 3-Hayfork Summit, and Hwy 36-South Fork
Mountain
442 AM PST Fri Mar 1 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow for elevations above 1500 feet. 8 to 24 inches
  for high mountain passes over 3 days. 3 to 8 inches of snow along
  valley bottoms late Friday through Sunday. Gusts up to 40 mph on
  high ridges.

* WHERE...Trinity County.

* WHEN...Until 10 AM PST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...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. Tire chains may be
  necessary if travelling through mountain passes.

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.

Persons should delay all travel if possible. If travel is absolutely
necessary, drive with extreme caution and be prepared for sudden
changes in visibility. Leave plenty of room between you and the
motorist ahead of you, and allow extra time to reach your
destination. Avoid sudden braking or acceleration, and be especially
cautious on hills or when making turns. Make sure your car is
winterized and in good working order.

&&

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