Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 7:55 AM PDT Mar. 26, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 11 PM this evening
to 11 PM PDT Wednesday above 5500 feet...
... Winter Weather Advisory will expire at 8 am PDT this morning
above 5000 feet...

* changes... expired Winter Weather Advisory.

* What... heavy snow above 5500 feet expected. For late tonight
through Wednesday evening, total snow accumulations 8 to 16
inches above 5500 feet, mainly west of Highway 395. Between 4500
and 5500 feet, accumulations of 4 to 8 inches, with up to 2
inches possible down to valley floors by Wednesday evening.
Winds gusting as high as 50 mph.

* Where... Lassen-eastern Plumas-eastern Sierra counties.

* When... from 11 PM tonight to 11 PM PDT Wednesday.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult. Hazardous
conditions likely impacting the Wednesday morning and evening
commutes. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Avoid travel if possible Wednesday, you could be stuck in your
vehicle for many hours. If you must travel, prepare for long
delays and carry an emergency kit with extra food, water and
clothing. If you stay home, have a backup plan in case of power
outages.

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