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

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 3:27 PM PST Jan. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 PM PST Friday
above 4000 feet...

* what... heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions.
Tree branches could fall as well. Additional snow accumulations
of 6 to 12 inches, are expected.

* Where... western Plumas County/Lassen park and West Slope
northern Sierra Nevada, including i80 and Highway 50.

* When... until 4 PM Friday.

* Additional details... be prepared for significant reductions in
visibility at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means there will be snow covered
roads and limited visibilities. Travel is not recommended while
the warning is in effect. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency.The latest Road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.