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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Burney Basin, Eastern Shasta County County, California
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued October 20 at 4:46AM PDT until October 20 at 11:00AM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, October 20, 2017 at 4:46 a.m.
  • Expires: Friday, October 20, 2017 at 11 a.m.
  • ...Early Season Snow and Gusty Winds...
    .A cool weather system will bring continued early season snow to
    the Northern Sierra this morning. Snow levels are expected from
    about 6000 to 7000 feet early this morning down to about to 5000
    feet as colder air filters in. There could be 3 to 5 inches of
    snow along Interstate 80 above 6000 feet...impacting areas near
    Donner pass. Motorists traveling over mountain passes should be
    prepared for slick roads. Gusty winds over mountain ridges could
    cause problems for high profile vehicles and when combined with
    snow could bring poor visibility.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS
    MORNING ABOVE 6000 FEET...
    * WHAT...Wet snow occurring. Plan on slippery road conditions.
    Damage to trees and power lines is possible. Additional wet
    snow accumulations of up to 2 inches are expected.
    * WHERE...West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada.
    * WHEN...Until 11 AM today.
    * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at
    times.
    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
    A Winter Weather Advisory for wet snow means periods of wet snow
    will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for 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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