Winter Weather Advisory
Areas affected:
Placer, CA

CAZ071-072-NVZ002-003-005-151200-
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Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Northern Washoe County-
Including the cities of Portola, Susanville, South Lake Tahoe,
Truckee, Stateline, Incline Village, Sparks, Verdi, Gardnerville,
Virginia City, Empire, and Gerlach
229 PM PST Sat Dec 14 2019

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SUNDAY…

* WHAT…Snow expected. Total snow accumulations generally up to
one inch, but with some locations receiving two to five inches.
The higher amounts will occur under narrow snow bands, which
are likely to develop rapidly.

* WHERE…Greater Lake Tahoe Area, Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern
Sierra Counties, Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area and
Northern Washoe County.

* WHEN…Until 4 AM PST Sunday. Snow likely to develop in
northeast California and over Donner Pass by late afternoon,
spreading across the eastern Tahoe Basin and western Nevada this
evening.

* IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions and low visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Even light snowfall causes major travel delays, especially during
periods of high traffic volume. Be sure to allow extra time to
reach your destination. Leave extra space between vehicles since
it takes longer to stop on slick roadways.

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

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Winter Weather Advisory
Areas affected:
Placer, CA

CAZ068-069-151200-
/O.CON.KSTO.WW.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-191215T1200Z/
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
209 PM PST Sat Dec 14 2019

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SUNDAY ABOVE 5000 FEET…

* WHAT…Snow tonight. Plan on slippery road conditions.
Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected.

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

* WHEN…Until 4 AM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Be prepared for reduced visibilities at
times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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Special Weather Statement
Areas affected:
Placer, CA

CAZ070>073-NVZ001>005-150600-
Surprise Valley California-Lassen-Eastern Plumas-
Eastern Sierra Counties-Greater Lake Tahoe Area-Mono County-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-Greater Reno-Carson City-
Minden Area-Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
Northern Washoe County-
Including the cities of Cedarville, Eagleville, Fort Bidwell,
Portola, Susanville, Westwood, Sierraville, Loyalton,
South Lake Tahoe, Tahoe City, Truckee, Markleeville, Bridgeport,
Coleville, Lee Vining, Mammoth Lakes, Hawthorne, Yerington,
Smith Valley, Mina, Schurz, Stateline, Glenbrook,
Incline Village, Sparks, Verdi, Gardnerville, Virginia City,
Fernley, Fallon, Lovelock, Silver Springs, Nixon, Imlay, Empire,
and Gerlach
311 AM PST Sat Dec 14 2019

…ONE MORE SYSTEM TO BRING SNOW FOR LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT…

A colder system is expected late today into Sunday morning with
light to occasionally moderate snow possible down to all valley
floors. Higher confidence exists for areas around a Portola-Reno-
Fallon line, with up to 2 inches of snow possible by Sunday morning.
This includes the Reno-Sparks metro area. Keep in mind that it
doesn’t take much snow to bring travel difficulties.

Bottom line: Slick and snow-covered roads are possible for portions
of northeast California and western and west-central Nevada tonight
into Sunday. Make sure you are ready for winter driving conditions
and allow extra time to reach your destination. Check with CALTRANS
or NDOT for the latest travel restrictions before leaving for your
destination.

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