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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Burney Basin, Eastern Shasta County County, California
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued September 21 at 4:04AM PDT until September 21 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 8 a.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 11 p.m.
  • ...Unseasonably Early Snow Over Northern Sierra Today into Early
    Tonight...
    .An unseasonably cool weather system will bring early season snow
    to the Northern Sierra today into early tonight. Snow levels are
    expected to range from 6000 to 7000 feet with main snow
    accumulations above 7000 feet. There could be 3 to 6 inches of
    snow along Interstate 80 above 7000 feet...impacting areas near
    Donner pass. Up to 8 inches is possible over higher peaks of the
    Sierra Nevada. Motorists traveling into these areas today and
    early tonight should be prepared for slick roads.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO
    11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
    The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Winter
    Weather Advisory for early season snow, which is in effect from 8
    AM PDT this morning to 11 PM PDT this evening.
    * TIMING...From this morning into early tonight.
    * MAIN IMPACT...Slick roads may bring spin-outs and longer travel
    times. Outdoor events and recreation may be impacted.
    * LOCATIONS...Western Sierra Slopes, Interstate 80 impacting
    areas near Donner pass, Highway 50, high elevation campgrounds
    and trails.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 to 6 inches possible above 7000 feet with
    up to 8 inches over higher Sierra peaks.
    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
    A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
    will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for slick
    roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

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