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

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 2:02 PM PDT Mar. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect from 11 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... 11 PM today 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.