Western Plumas County/Lassen Park Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 10:07 AM PST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 9 am Sunday to 4 am PST
Monday above 6000 feet...

* what... heavy snow expected. Travel will be very difficult to
impossible. Tree branches could fall as well. Total snow
accumulations of one to two feet, with localized amounts over
High Mountain peaks up to three feet, are expected.

* Where... western Plumas County/Lassen park and West Slope
northern Sierra Nevada including Interstate 80 over Donner
Pass, Highway 50 over Echo Summit and Highway 88 over Carson

* When... 9 am Sunday to 4 am Monday.

* Additional details... significant reductions in visibility are
possible as snow combines with winds gusting to 30 mph.

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.