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000
WWUS46 KSTO 301050
WSWSTO

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
350 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SIGNIFICANT EARLY SEASON SIERRA SNOW FRIDAY & SATURDAY...

.A PACIFIC COLD FRONT WILL TRACK EASTWARD ACROSS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. THIS STORM WILL HAVE ENOUGH MOISTURE TO
BRING SEVERAL INCHES OR MORE OF SNOW TO THE WESTERN SIERRA SLOPES
ABOVE 5000 FT. THIS WILL IMPACT TRAVEL ACROSS THE SIERRA INCLUDING
HIGHWAY 50 AND INTERSTATE 80. THE BULK OF SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY
EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING... BUT LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL OCCUR BEFORE AND AFTER THIS TIMEFRAME. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE
PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

CAZ068-069-310000-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.A.0006.141031T1800Z-141102T0000Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BLUE CANYON
350 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 5000 FEET...

* IMPACTS: MODERATE TRAVEL PROBLEMS LIKELY. MOTORISTS MAY
  EXPERIENCE VERY LONG DELAYS. CHAIN RESTRICTIONS ARE PROBABLE
  ESPECIALLY FOR TRUCKS. REDUCED VISIBILITY DURING HEAVIER SNOW
  WILL MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS.

* CONFIDENCE: HIGH CONFIDENCE THAT SNOW WILL OCCUR ABOVE 5000
  FT. MEDIUM CONFIDENCE IN AMOUNTS AND TIMING.

* TIMING: THE BULK OF SNOW IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 5 PM FRIDAY TO 11
  AM SATURDAY... BUT LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR
  BEFORE AND AFTER THIS TIMEFRAME.

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 3 TO 9 INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET AND UP TO A
  FOOT OF SNOW ABOVE THE 7000 FOOT LEVEL BETWEEN FRIDAY AND
  SATURDAY AFTERNOONS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

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

$$









000
WWUS46 KSTO 301050
WSWSTO

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
350 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SIGNIFICANT EARLY SEASON SIERRA SNOW FRIDAY & SATURDAY...

.A PACIFIC COLD FRONT WILL TRACK EASTWARD ACROSS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. THIS STORM WILL HAVE ENOUGH MOISTURE TO
BRING SEVERAL INCHES OR MORE OF SNOW TO THE WESTERN SIERRA SLOPES
ABOVE 5000 FT. THIS WILL IMPACT TRAVEL ACROSS THE SIERRA INCLUDING
HIGHWAY 50 AND INTERSTATE 80. THE BULK OF SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY
EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING... BUT LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL OCCUR BEFORE AND AFTER THIS TIMEFRAME. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE
PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

CAZ068-069-310000-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.A.0006.141031T1800Z-141102T0000Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BLUE CANYON
350 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 5000 FEET...

* IMPACTS: MODERATE TRAVEL PROBLEMS LIKELY. MOTORISTS MAY
  EXPERIENCE VERY LONG DELAYS. CHAIN RESTRICTIONS ARE PROBABLE
  ESPECIALLY FOR TRUCKS. REDUCED VISIBILITY DURING HEAVIER SNOW
  WILL MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS.

* CONFIDENCE: HIGH CONFIDENCE THAT SNOW WILL OCCUR ABOVE 5000
  FT. MEDIUM CONFIDENCE IN AMOUNTS AND TIMING.

* TIMING: THE BULK OF SNOW IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 5 PM FRIDAY TO 11
  AM SATURDAY... BUT LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR
  BEFORE AND AFTER THIS TIMEFRAME.

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 3 TO 9 INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET AND UP TO A
  FOOT OF SNOW ABOVE THE 7000 FOOT LEVEL BETWEEN FRIDAY AND
  SATURDAY AFTERNOONS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

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

$$








000
WWUS46 KSTO 301050
WSWSTO

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
350 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SIGNIFICANT EARLY SEASON SIERRA SNOW FRIDAY & SATURDAY...

.A PACIFIC COLD FRONT WILL TRACK EASTWARD ACROSS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. THIS STORM WILL HAVE ENOUGH MOISTURE TO
BRING SEVERAL INCHES OR MORE OF SNOW TO THE WESTERN SIERRA SLOPES
ABOVE 5000 FT. THIS WILL IMPACT TRAVEL ACROSS THE SIERRA INCLUDING
HIGHWAY 50 AND INTERSTATE 80. THE BULK OF SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY
EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING... BUT LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL OCCUR BEFORE AND AFTER THIS TIMEFRAME. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE
PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

CAZ068-069-310000-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.A.0006.141031T1800Z-141102T0000Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BLUE CANYON
350 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 5000 FEET...

* IMPACTS: MODERATE TRAVEL PROBLEMS LIKELY. MOTORISTS MAY
  EXPERIENCE VERY LONG DELAYS. CHAIN RESTRICTIONS ARE PROBABLE
  ESPECIALLY FOR TRUCKS. REDUCED VISIBILITY DURING HEAVIER SNOW
  WILL MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS.

* CONFIDENCE: HIGH CONFIDENCE THAT SNOW WILL OCCUR ABOVE 5000
  FT. MEDIUM CONFIDENCE IN AMOUNTS AND TIMING.

* TIMING: THE BULK OF SNOW IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 5 PM FRIDAY TO 11
  AM SATURDAY... BUT LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR
  BEFORE AND AFTER THIS TIMEFRAME.

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 3 TO 9 INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET AND UP TO A
  FOOT OF SNOW ABOVE THE 7000 FOOT LEVEL BETWEEN FRIDAY AND
  SATURDAY AFTERNOONS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

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

$$








000
WWUS46 KSTO 292112
WSWSTO

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
212 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SIGNIFICANT SIERRA SNOW THIS FRIDAY & SATURDAY...

.A NORTH-SOUTH ORIENTED COLD FRONT WILL TRACK EASTWARD ACROSS
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. THIS STORM WILL HAVE
ENOUGH MOISTURE TO BRING A HALF FOOT OR MORE OF SNOW TO THE
WESTERN SIERRA SLOPES ABOVE 5000 FT. THIS WILL IMPACT TRAVEL
ACROSS THE SIERRA INCLUDING HIGHWAY 50 AND INTERSTATE 80. THE BULK
OF SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING, BUT
LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR BEFORE AND AFTER THIS
TIMEFRAME. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING
CONDITIONS.

CAZ068-069-301300-
/O.NEW.KSTO.WS.A.0006.141031T1800Z-141102T0000Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BLUE CANYON
212 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 5000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH ABOVE 5000 FEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY
MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS: MODERATE TRAVEL PROBLEMS LIKELY. MOTORISTS MAY
  EXPERIENCE VERY LONG DELAYS. CHAIN RESTRICTIONS ARE PROBABLE
  ESPECIALLY FOR TRUCKS. REDUCED VISIBILITY DURING HEAVIER SNOW
  WILL MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS.

* CONFIDENCE: HIGH CONFIDENCE THAT SNOW WILL OCCUR ABOVE 5000 FT.
  MEDIUM CONFIDENCE IN AMOUNTS AND TIMING.

* TIMING: THE BULK OF SNOW IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 5 PM FRIDAY TO 11
  AM SATURDAY, BUT LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR BEFORE
  AND AFTER THIS TIMEFRAME.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: INTERSTATE 80...HIGHWAYS 4, 50, 88, 89,
  162...LASSEN NATIONAL PARK...BLUE CANYON...DONNER PASS...ECHO
  SUMMIT...CARSON PASS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 8 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS AT THE
  HIGHEST ELEVATIONS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

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

$$









000
WWUS46 KSTO 292112
WSWSTO

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
212 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SIGNIFICANT SIERRA SNOW THIS FRIDAY & SATURDAY...

.A NORTH-SOUTH ORIENTED COLD FRONT WILL TRACK EASTWARD ACROSS
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. THIS STORM WILL HAVE
ENOUGH MOISTURE TO BRING A HALF FOOT OR MORE OF SNOW TO THE
WESTERN SIERRA SLOPES ABOVE 5000 FT. THIS WILL IMPACT TRAVEL
ACROSS THE SIERRA INCLUDING HIGHWAY 50 AND INTERSTATE 80. THE BULK
OF SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING, BUT
LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR BEFORE AND AFTER THIS
TIMEFRAME. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING
CONDITIONS.

CAZ068-069-301300-
/O.NEW.KSTO.WS.A.0006.141031T1800Z-141102T0000Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BLUE CANYON
212 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 5000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH ABOVE 5000 FEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY
MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS: MODERATE TRAVEL PROBLEMS LIKELY. MOTORISTS MAY
  EXPERIENCE VERY LONG DELAYS. CHAIN RESTRICTIONS ARE PROBABLE
  ESPECIALLY FOR TRUCKS. REDUCED VISIBILITY DURING HEAVIER SNOW
  WILL MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS.

* CONFIDENCE: HIGH CONFIDENCE THAT SNOW WILL OCCUR ABOVE 5000 FT.
  MEDIUM CONFIDENCE IN AMOUNTS AND TIMING.

* TIMING: THE BULK OF SNOW IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 5 PM FRIDAY TO 11
  AM SATURDAY, BUT LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR BEFORE
  AND AFTER THIS TIMEFRAME.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: INTERSTATE 80...HIGHWAYS 4, 50, 88, 89,
  162...LASSEN NATIONAL PARK...BLUE CANYON...DONNER PASS...ECHO
  SUMMIT...CARSON PASS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 8 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS AT THE
  HIGHEST ELEVATIONS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

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

$$








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