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  • Winter Storm Watch for Northern San Joaquin Valley County, California
  • Winter Storm Watch issued March 11 at 2:33AM PST until March 14 at 10:00AM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, March 11, 2016 at 2:33 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, March 14, 2016 at 11 a.m.

  • This alert has expired

  • Winter Storm Watch for Northern San Joaquin Valley County, California
  • Winter Storm Watch issued March 10 at 3:05PM PST until March 14 at 10:00AM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 3:05 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, March 14, 2016 at 11 a.m.
  • ...STRONG WINTER STORM THIS WEEKEND ABOVE 5000 FEET...
    .A STRONG WINTER STORM WILL MOVE THROUGH NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
    SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY. SNOW LEVELS WILL INITIALLY START AROUND
    6000 FEET AND THEN LOWER TO BETWEEN 4000 AND 5000 FEET BY MONDAY
    MORNING. PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WITH CHAIN
    CONTROLS AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL ARE POSSIBLE DURING THAT TIME.
    PERIODS OF SNOW TONIGHT WILL RESULT IN SLIPPERY ROADS IN WESTERN
    PLUMAS COUNTY WHERE SNOW LEVELS HAVE LOWERED TO 4500 TO 5000 FEET.
    THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF DURING THE DAY ON FRIDAY WHILE
    SNOW LEVELS ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO RISE.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST FRIDAY...
    ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
    WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW ...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST
    FRIDAY.
    * TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW TONIGHT...TAPERING DURING THE DAY ON
    FRIDAY WITH RISING SNOW LEVELS. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS IN
    EFFECT FOR LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.
    * LOCATIONS...LASSEN NATIONAL PARK...CHESTER/LAKE ALMANOR AREA...
    HIGHWAYS 36 AND 89.
    * MAIN IMPACT...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS AROUND 4500 TO
    5000 FEET TONIGHT. PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WILL
    LIKELY CAUSE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL AND CHAIN CONTROLS THIS WEEKEND.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
    TONIGHT. THEN...1 TO 3 FEET ABOVE 5000 FEET...4 FEET OF SNOW OR
    GREATER POSSIBLE ACROSS THE HIGHEST PEAKS OVER THE WEEKEND.
    * SNOW LEVELS...AROUND 4500 TO 5000 FEET TONIGHT...AROUND 6000
    FEET ON SATURDAY...LOWERING TO 4000 TO 5000 FEET BY MONDAY
    MORNING.

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