NOAA's National Weather Service
Weather Alerts for West Slope Sierra Nevada   (CAZ069)

icn  WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
WEST SLOPE SIERRA NEVADA   (CAZ069)

Effective: Sat, Feb 25, 2017 11:50am PST Severity: Minor
Updated: Sat, Feb 25, 2017 11:50am PST Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, Feb 27, 2017 04:00am PST Certainty: Likely

Areas Affected: West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada
 
Alert:
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO 4 AM
PST MONDAY...
* TIMING...Snow will begin Sunday afternoon, be heaviest during
Sunday evening, and will taper off to lighter snow by Monday
morning.
* MAIN IMPACT...Weekend travelers could experience travel
delays, chain controls, and slick roadways.
* SNOW AMOUNTS...Between 3 and 6 inches of snow expected for
mountain passes, including Interstate 80 and Highway 50. Lighter
amounts of snow up to 1 inch can be expected down to 2000 feet.
Instructions:
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving.