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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
134 PM PST Fri Feb 3 2023

CAZ072-NVZ002-050000-
/O.UPG.KREV.WS.A.0005.230205T0300Z-230206T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KREV.WS.W.0004.230205T0300Z-230206T0600Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline,
and Incline Village
134 PM PST Fri Feb 3 2023

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM SATURDAY TO 10 PM PST
SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10
  inches, except 1 to 2 feet above 7000 feet. Isolated totals up
  to 3 feet are possible along the immediate crest. Southwest
  winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. Ridgetops may as
  high as 120 mph. Waves 2 to 4 feet on Lake Tahoe.

* WHERE...Greater Lake Tahoe Area.

* WHEN...From 7 PM Saturday to 10 PM PST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Strong
  winds could cause tree damage and power outages. A combination
  of winds and waves may capsize small vessels on Lake Tahoe.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...There is a 10 to 15% chance of thunder in
  the Sierra during the day Sunday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Avoid travel if possible, 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.

Download Caltran`s Quickmap application on your smart phone or
call 5 1 1 to get the latest roadway conditions in California.

&&

$$



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