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

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 3:30 AM PST Jan. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from noon today to 4 PM
PST Friday above 4000 feet...

* what... heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel
conditions, including during the evening commute on Thursday.
Total snow accumulations of 8 to 12 inches, with localized
amounts up to 18 inches, are expected.

* Where... western Plumas County/Lassen park and West Slope
northern Sierra Nevada.

* When... noon today to 4 PM Friday.

* Additional details... be prepared for significant reductions in
visibility at times. Gusty winds could cause white out
conditions 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.