Sierra County, CA
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Winter Storm Warning
CAZ069-012100-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.W.0008.141101T0000Z-141101T2100Z/
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
236 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT SATURDAY
ABOVE 6000 FEET...

* IMPACTS: MODERATE TRAVEL PROBLEMS LIKELY. MOTORISTS MAY
EXPERIENCE VERY LONG DELAYS. CHAIN RESTRICTIONS ARE PROBABLE
ESPECIALLY FOR TRUCKS. REDUCED VISIBILITY DURING HEAVIER SNOW
AND GUSTY WIND WILL MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS.

* CONFIDENCE: HIGH CONFIDENCE THAT SNOW WILL OCCUR ABOVE 6000
FT. MEDIUM CONFIDENCE IN AMOUNTS AND TIMING.

* TIMING: THE BULK OF SNOW IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 5 PM TODAY TO 11
AM SATURDAY... BUT LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR
BEFORE AND AFTER THIS TIME FRAME.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: DONNER PASS...ECHO SUMMIT...CARSON PASS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 8 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER CLOSER TO THE CREST.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SACRAMENTO/HAZARDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED. MODERATE TO STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE ACROSS
RIDGETOPS. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS.

&&

INTERACT WITH US VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWS.SACRAMENTO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSSACRAMENTO

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