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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 4:56 AM PST on January 21, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 23, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 am PST Monday...

* timing: light to moderate snow showers will continue today.
Heavy snow will return tonight and continue into early Monday
morning.

* Snow accumulations through Monday morning: 3 to 6 feet above
7000 feet with 2 to 4 feet at lake level. Locally higher amounts
along the Sierra crest.

* Winds: Sierra ridge winds increasing from 70 mph to over 100 mph
on Sunday. Gusts up to 40 mph in the lower elevations. Winds may
damage trees and power lines.

* Impacts: dangerous conditions for outdoor activities and travel
with periods of whiteout conditions from tonight to Monday
morning over mountain passes. Avalanche danger will increase. Do
not attempt to travel around the Tahoe basin on Sunday. Stay
home... stay safe.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Avoid travel if possible, you could be stuck in your vehicle for
many hours. Do not attempt to travel on Sunday. If you must
travel, use the break in the storm this afternoon to gather
supplies, remove snow from roofs, elevated decks and near propane
tanks. Be prepared for extended power outages.





Hydrologic Statement

Statement as of 8:54 PM PST on January 20, 2017

Expires 1:54 AM EST on January 22, 2017


Forecast information for
Bear River above Wheatland.
* At 7:45 PM Friday the stage was 8.9 feet.
* No flooding is currently forecast.
* Forecast to fluctuate near 9.5 ft thru late tomorrow evening.
* Flood stage 24.0 ft
* monitor stage 16.0 ft


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Alabama - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Alaska - High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Blizzard Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning
Arizona - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning , Flood Watch , High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Connecticut - High Wind Watch
Florida - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Warning
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Kansas - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - High Wind Watch
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Record Report
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
New Jersey - High Wind Watch
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
New York - High Wind Watch , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Oregon - High Surf Warning , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - High Wind Watch
South Carolina - Tornado Watch , Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - High Surf Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Wyoming - Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
- Tornado Watch
- Marine Fog Advisory

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