West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 3:00 AM PDT Mar. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect late tonight through
Thursday evening above 6500 feet...

* what... heavy snow possible. Plan on difficult travel
conditions. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches, with
localized amounts up to 20 inches, are possible.

* Where... western Plumas County/Lassen park and West Slope
northern Sierra Nevada... including Donner Summit over Interstate
80, Echo Summit over Highway 50, and Carson Pass over Highway

* When... late tonight through Thursday evening.

* Additional details... significant reductions in visibility are

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.