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

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:00 AM PDT Mar. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 8 PM this
evening to 11 PM PDT Wednesday above 6000 feet...

* what... snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total
snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches, with localized amounts up
to 12 inches, are expected.

* Where... West Slope northern Sierra Nevada including Donner Pass
on Interstate 80, Echo Summit on Highway 50 and Carson Pass on
Highway 88.

* When... 8 PM this evening to 11 PM Wednesday.

* Additional details... be prepared for reduced visibilities at
times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.