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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
220 PM PST Fri Mar 1 2024

NVZ003-022330-
/O.CON.KREV.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-240303T0600Z/
Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Including the cities of Gardnerville, Sparks, Virginia City, and
Verdi
220 PM PST Fri Mar 1 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow likely. Snow accumulations 6 to 14 inches for
  valley floors, and 2 to 3 feet for Virginia City, the Virginia
  Highlands, and foothills above 5000 feet. Winds gusting as high as
  55 mph.

* WHERE...Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area.

* WHEN...Until 10 PM PST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Roads will become slick and hazardous. 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 with whiteout conditions at times.

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.


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WH



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