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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
242 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

NVZ030-031-034>041-231100-
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-
RUBY MOUNTAINS AND EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST ELKO COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINNEMUCCA...MCDERMITT...
PARADISE VALLEY...GOLCONDA SUMMIT...JACKPOT...WILDHORSE...
OWYHEE...LEE...RUBY LAKE...SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...
HARRISON PASS...ELY...RUTH...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...
GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...BATTLE MOUNTAIN...EMIGRANT PASS...
AUSTIN...DIAMOND VALLEY...EUREKA...EUREKA AIRPORT...GARDEN PASS...
GILLMAN SPRINGS...GRASS VALLEY...ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN...
WELLS...RUBY VALLEY...PEQUOP SUMMIT...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...
DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
242 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...INCREASING CONFIDENCE IN A WHITE CHRISTMAS...

A PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE CHRISTMAS
EVE INTO CHRISTMAS MORNING. THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING COLDER AIR AND
A GOOD CHANCE OF SNOW. EXPECT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 IN
VALLEYS AND 6 TO 12 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS. THERE IS STILL SOME
UNCERTAINTY ON THE EXACT TIMING AND LOCATION OF SNOW BANDS.

MOTORISTS SHOULD PLAN FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF REDUCED VISIBILITIES
AND SNOW COVERED ROADS LATE CHRISTMAS EVE INTO CHRISTMAS MORNING.
MOST HIGHWAYS ACROSS THE AREA WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDING
INTERSTATE 80...US HIGHWAYS 93...95 AND US HIGHWAY 50. STAY
TUNED FOR UPDATES.


VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/ELKO FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION

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RLC




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