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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:46 AM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EST on January 19, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 2 PM this
afternoon to 2 PM PST Thursday above 5000 feet...

* locations... southern Sierra Nevada above 5000 feet.

* Hazard types... heavy snow and gusty winds.

* Snow accumulations... up to 18 inches above 7000 feet. 6 to 12
inches above 5000 feet.

* Timing... snow will begin around 8000 feet in Yosemite np early
this afternoon and spread southward through this evening.
Snowfall will become heavy at times tonight with the snow level
lowering to around 5000 feet.

* Impacts... the heavy snow will make many roads impassable and may
produce power outages due to the weight of the snow on tree
limbs and power lines. Strong winds will lead to blowing
snow... reduced visibility... and additional power outages.

* Winds... southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow
are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an
emergency. If you must travel... keep an extra flashlight... food...
and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.




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Alabama - Record Report
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
California - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Hydrologic Statement, Special Statement , Special Statement , Special Statement, Hydrologic Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Special Statement
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning , Wind Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Statement , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Dense Fog Advisory
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Record Report
Maine - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Freezing Rain Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Record Report
Missouri - Dense Fog Advisory
Montana - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Hydrologic Statement
New Hampshire - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Special Statement
New York - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning , Record Report
Oregon - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , High Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Watch , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Special Statement , Record Report
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Statement , Winter Weather Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Special Statement , Record Report

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