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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
1014 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...Hazardous Winter Travel Through Early Sunday Morning...

.A pair of winter storms will bring mountain snow causing
difficult to impossible travel over passes at times. Gusty winds
will combine with heavy snow to bring poor visibility. Snow
levels will remain around 2500-3000 feet through Sunday morning.
There may be some light snow accumulations down to 2000 feet in
the foothills.

CAZ013-014-161200-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-190216T1200Z/
Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County-
Burney Basin / Eastern Shasta County-
1014 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SATURDAY
ABOVE 2000 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions, including during the evening commute. Additional
  snow accumulations of 4 to 12 inches, with localized amounts up
  to 18 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County and Burney
  Basin / Eastern Shasta County.

* WHEN...Until 4 AM Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
  visibility at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means there will be snow covered
roads and limited visibilities. Travel is not recommended while
the warning is in effect. 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.

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
1014 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...Hazardous Winter Travel Through Early Sunday Morning...

.A pair of winter storms will bring mountain snow causing
difficult to impossible travel over passes at times. Gusty winds
will combine with heavy snow to bring poor visibility. Snow
levels will remain around 2500-3000 feet through Sunday morning.
There may be some light snow accumulations down to 2000 feet in
the foothills.

CAZ068-069-161600-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-190217T1200Z/
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
1014 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow occurring. Travel will be very difficult to
  impossible, including during the evening commute. Additional
  snow accumulations of 2 to 4 feet, with localized amounts up to
  5 feet, are expected.

* WHERE...Western Plumas County/Lassen Park and West Slope
  Northern Sierra Nevada.

* WHEN...Until 4 AM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
  visibility at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means there will be snow covered
roads and limited visibilities. Travel is not recommended while
the warning is in effect. 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.

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Eureka CA
300 PM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

CAZ102-105>108-111-160700-
/O.EXT.KEKA.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-190216T2100Z/
Del Norte Interior-Northern Humboldt Interior-
Southern Humboldt Interior-Northern Trinity-Southern Trinity-
Northeastern Mendocino Interior-
300 PM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST SATURDAY
ABOVE 2500 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions, including during the evening commute. Additional
  snow accumulations of 7 to 11 inches, with localized amounts in
  excess of 18 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Del Norte Interior, Interior Humboldt County, Northern
  Trinity, Southern Trinity and Northeastern Mendocino Interior
  County. Highways impacted include 299, 199, 36, 3, and other
  adjacent mountain roads.


* WHEN...Until 1 PM Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Slow down, allow extra time and be
  prepared for changing conditions. Check the latest forecasts
  and call 1-800-427-7623 for current road conditions and chain
  requirements before traveling. Be alert for rock slides in
  mountainous terrain.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. If driving, slow down. Allow extra time and be
prepared for changing conditions. Check the latest forecasts and
call 1-800-427-7623 for current road conditions and chain
requirements before travelling. Be alert for rock slides in
mountainous terrain.

For a detailed view of the hazard area visit:
http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=eka

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
149 PM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

.Snow showers will continue, mainly above 2000 feet this
afternoon. However snow levels could briefly drop down to 1500
feet in heavier showers. Snow showers are expected to increase
again early this evening and continue overnight, especially in
the Cascades and Siskiyous and west side, including the lower
passes. Snow showers will continue Saturday, then decrease in
coverage Saturday night, but will remain in the area into Sunday
morning as snow levels fall close to the valley floors.

CAZ080-161200-
/O.CON.KMFR.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-190216T1800Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-190216T1800Z/
Western Siskiyou County-
Including the cities of Etna, Fort Jones, Greenview, Scott Bar,
and Somes Bar
149 PM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Moderate to heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations
  of 12 to 18 inches in the Warning area and 6 to 12 inches in the
  Advisory area. Daytime warming and melting will limit road
  impacts during the daytime today and Saturday in lower
  elevations. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph in exposed areas.

* WHERE...Areas in the Warning: High terrain areas generally
  above 3000 feet in Western Siskiyou County to include Etna
  Summit on Sawyers Bar Road. Areas in the Advisory: Areas
  generally between 1500 and 3000 feet in Western Siskiyou
  County to include Scott Valley, Forest Mountain Summit on
  Highway 3.

* WHEN...Until 10 AM PST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult to
  impossible in the Warning area. The hazardous conditions could
  impact the morning or evening commute. The best chance for road
  snow will be shortly after dark tonight and again Saturday
  night. However heavier snow showers could accumulate on roads in
  the lower elevations for a brief time this afternoon and during
  the day Saturday.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

* If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets,
  food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take
  protective action now.

* A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
  will cause travel difficulties.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
149 PM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

.Snow showers will continue, mainly above 2000 feet this
afternoon. However snow levels could briefly drop down to 1500
feet in heavier showers. Snow showers are expected to increase
again early this evening and continue overnight, especially in
the Cascades and Siskiyous and west side, including the lower
passes. Snow showers will continue Saturday, then decrease in
coverage Saturday night, but will remain in the area into Sunday
morning as snow levels fall close to the valley floors.

CAZ082-161200-
/O.CON.KMFR.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-190216T1800Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-190216T1800Z/
South Central Siskiyou County-
Including the cities of Dunsmuir, McCloud, and Mount Shasta
149 PM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Moderate to heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations
  of 12 to 18 inches expected in the Warning area and 6 to 12
  inches in the Advisory area. Winds gusting as high as 50 mph in
  exposed areas.

* WHERE...Areas in the Warning: Elevations generally above 3500
  feet to include Mount Shasta City, Snowmans Summit on Highway
  89, Black Butte Summit on Interstate 5. Areas in the Advisory:
  Areas generally below 3500 feet to include Dunsmuir.

* WHEN...Until 10 AM PST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult to
  impossible in the Warning area. The hazardous conditions could
  impact the morning or evening commute. Gusty winds could bring
  down tree branches. The best chance for road snow will be
  shortly after dark tonight and again Saturday night. However
  heavier snow showers could accumulate on roads in the lower
  elevations for a brief time this afternoon and during the day
  Saturday.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

* If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets,
  food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take
  protective action now.

* A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
  will cause travel difficulties.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
1157 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

CAZ072-NVZ002-170000-
/O.CON.KREV.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-190217T2000Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline,
and Incline Village
1157 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY...

* CHANGES...Update additional expected snow accumulations.

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of 10 to 20
  inches, except 1 to 3 feet above 7000 feet. Winds gusting as
  high as 90 mph across Sierra ridges and up to 40 mph in valleys.

* WHERE...Greater Lake Tahoe Area.

* WHEN...Until noon PST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Whiteout conditions are occurring over
  Sierra passes with near zero visibility. Travel could be very
  difficult to impossible. The hazardous conditions could impact
  the evening commute. Very strong winds could cause extensive
  tree damage.

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.

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
1157 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

CAZ073-170000-
/O.CON.KREV.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-190217T2000Z/
Mono County-
Including the cities of Bridgeport, Coleville, and Mammoth Lakes
1157 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY...

* CHANGES...Update additional expected snow accumulations.

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 6
  inches, except 10 to 24 inches above 7000 feet, highest west of
  Highway 395. Winds gusting as high as 90 mph across Sierra
  Ridges and up to 40 mph in valley locations.

* WHERE...Mono County.

* WHEN...Until noon PST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Whiteout conditions are occurring over
  Sierra passes with near zero visibility. Travel could be very
  difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the evening
  commute. Very strong winds could cause extensive tree damage.

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.

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

&&

$$

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
1157 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

CAZ071-170000-
/O.CON.KREV.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-190217T2000Z/
Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties-
Including the cities of Portola and Susanville
1157 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY...

* CHANGES...Update additional expected snow accumulations.

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 10
  inches, except 6 to 18 inches west of Highway 395. Winds
  gusting as high as 40 mph.

* WHERE...Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties.

* WHEN...Until noon PST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Periods of whiteout conditions are
  possible, especially west of Highway 395. Travel could be very
  difficult to impossible. The hazardous conditions could impact
  the evening commute.

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.

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hanford CA
1122 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

CAZ096-097-160330-
/O.CON.KHNX.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-190218T0000Z/
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon-
Tulare County Mountains-
Including the cities of Camp Nelson, Giant Forest, Lodgepole,
and Johnsondale
1122 AM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. New snow accumulations of 1 to 3 feet with
  up to 5 feet in the high country. Winds gusting as high as 50
  mph in the high country above 7000 feet.

* WHERE...Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon and Tulare
  County Mountains.

* WHEN...Snow will move in this morning and continue through
  tonight. Snow will be heavy at times. Snow will taper off by
  Saturday afternoon and be light through Saturday night. Snow
  will increase again on Sunday morning before ending Sunday
  afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult to nearly
  impossible. Road closures and chain controls are expected.
  Gusty winds could bring down tree branches.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. 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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