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Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
214 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...A PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY WITH RAIN CHANGING TO SNOW WITH SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATING
SNOWFALL LIKELY ACROSS THE RUBY MOUNTAINS AND PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
NEVADA...

NVZ035-037-250000-
/O.CON.KLKN.WS.A.0002.140426T0000Z-140426T1800Z/
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...
GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...AUSTIN...AUSTIN SUMMIT...EUREKA...
DIAMOND VALLEY...PINTO SUMMIT
214 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 8 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS AND OVER 2
  FEET POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING...HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...GREAT BASIN
  NATIONAL PARK...AUSTIN...AUSTIN SUMMIT... EUREKA...DIAMOND
  VALLEY...PINTO SUMMIT

* IMPACTS...HIGHWAYS WILL BECOME SLIPPERY AND SNOW COVERED FRIDAY
  NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING FOR PORTIONS OF THE US HIGHWAY
  50 CORRIDOR AND OTHER ROADWAYS NEAR AUSTIN...EUREKA AND ELY.
  EXPECT REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=EKO

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.

&&

$$

LW





Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
214 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

NVZ030-031-033>041-250915-
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
214 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL
NEVADA...NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTHEAST NEVADA...NORTHWEST
NEVADA AND SOUTH CENTRAL NEVADA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO DROP DOWN FROM THE
PACIFIC NORTHWEST REGION. SHOWERS WILL MAINLY BE NORTH OF
INTERSTATE 80 TODAY AND THEN MOVE FURTHER SOUTH OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

A COLD FRONT WILL DEVELOP AND MOVE THROUGH THE STATE FRIDAY
THROUGH SATURDAY. THIS PACIFIC SYSTEM WILL BRING VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW FRIDAY. AFTER MIDNIGHT FRIDAY SNOW LEVELS WILL DROP TO THE
VALLEY FLOORS WITH ACCUMULATING SNOW LIKELY IN THE VALLEYS AND
HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS. A WINTER STORM WATCH IS IN
EFFECT FOR PARTS OF CENTRAL NEVADA AND THE RUBY MOUNTAINS. PLEASE SEE
PRODUCT RNOWSWLKN FOR DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ASKED TO REPORT WEATHER PHENOMENA ACCORDING TO
STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURE.

$$

LW






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