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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1029 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

CAZ068-069-281100-
/O.CON.KSTO.WW.Y.0003.150227T2100Z-150228T2100Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
1029 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM FRIDAY TO
1 PM PST SATURDAY ABOVE 5500 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LASSEN NATIONAL PARK AND THE WEST SLOPES OF
THE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA ABOVE 5500 FEET FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 1 PM FRIDAY TO 1 PM PST SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* ELEVATION: ABOVE 5500 FEET.

* TIMING: FRIDAY AFTERNOON TO SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: LASSEN NATIONAL PARK...DONNER PASS...ECHO 
  SUMMIT...CARSON PASS.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS: TRAVEL DELAYS AND CHAIN REQUIREMENTS LIKELY ACROSS 
  THE MOUNTAIN PASSES INCLUDING INTERSTATE 80 AND HIGHWAY 50. 

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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

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

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