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Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 2:14 PM PST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 4 PM Sunday to 4 PM PST
Monday...

* what... snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches
expected in valleys above 5500 feet with smaller amounts below
that elevation. Elevations between about 6000 and 8000 feet
could see 3 to 6 inches of snow. Elevations above 8000 feet will
generally get between 5 and 8 inches, with up to a foot in the
highest mountains. . winds gusting as high as 35 mph in valleys
and up 50 mph in mountains.

* Where... portions of north Central, Northeast and south central
Nevada. The most likely valleys to receive the most snow will be
in northern Elko County. Mountain ranges such as Jarbidge,
Independence, Ruby, east Humboldt, Pinon, and toiyabe will get
the most snows.

* When... from 4 PM Sunday to 4 PM PST Monday with highest snow
amounts Sunday night and early Monday morning. Tapering off
Monday mid day.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. The
hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute. The snow
is expected to a wet one, which could freeze on roads and bring
down some tree branches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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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