Southwest Elko County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 2:22 AM PST Feb. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 10 am PST this
morning...

The National Weather Service in Elko has issued a Winter Weather
Advisory for snow... which is in effect until 10 am PST this
morning.

* Snow accumulations... an additional inch or so in Elko, with 1 to
3 inches in Spring Creek and areas close to the Ruby Mountains.
The Ruby Mountains will see an additional 6 to 12 inches with
locally more on the higher peaks and northwest favored slopes.

* Winds... generally southwesterly or westerly 10 to 20 mph with
gusts to 30 mph. The mountains could easily gust 45 mph.

* Impacts... expect snow covered roads and areas of blowing and
drifting snow. The worst conditions will be across passes
and summits.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area, visit
http://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/map.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that travel difficulties are
expected due to wintry conditions. Be prepared for slippery roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. For the
latest Road conditions call 511 or visit http://www.Nvroads.Com.





Public Information Statement
Issued: 5:01 AM PST Feb. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Preliminary snowfall reports from Tuesday night/Wednesday for
Humboldt and White Pine counties...

Snowfall accumulations as of Thursday 5 am

Humboldt County

Site/source elev snow (in) reference location

Buckskin lower/snotel... ... ... ..6700... .11.0... ..Paradise Valley 18 N
Denio/coop... ... ... ... ... ... ... .4190... ..2.5... ... ... ... ... ... ..Denio
Disaster Peak/snotel... ... ... ... 6500... ..8.0... ... ... ... ... Denio 23 E
Golconda/snotel... ... ... ... ... ..6560... ..4.0... ... ... ... Golconda 7 SW
Granite Peak/snotel... ... ... ... .7800... ..7.0... ..Paradise Valley 12 N
Kings River Valley/coop... ... ... 4240... ... .T... ... ... ..Orovada 26 WNW
Lamance creek/snotel... ... ... ... 6000... .15.0... .Paradise Valley 5 WNW
McDermitt/coop... ... ... ... ... ... 4430... ..8.5... ... ... ... ... .McDermitt
Orovada 3 W/coop... ... ... ... ... .4200... ..1.0... ... ... ... ..Orovada 3 W
Summit Lake/snotel... ... ... ... ..7649... ..5.0... ... ... ... .Denio 40 SSW
Winnemucca 1.9 se/cocorahs... ... 4900... ..1.0... ... ... .Winnemucca 2 se
Winnemucca 3 SSW/coop... ... ... ..4355... ..0.7... ... ... Winnemucca 2 SSW


White Pine County

Site/source elev snow (in) reference location

Berry Creek/snotel... ... ... ... ..9100... .13.0... ... ... ... McGill 10 ESE
bird creek/snotel... ... ... ... ... 7900... ..6.0... ... ... ... ..McGill 8 NE
Cave Mountain/snotel... ... ... ..10510... .10.0... ... Majors Place 10 NNW
Corduroy flat/snotel... ... ... ... 8720... ..4.0... ... ... .Duckwater 17 NE
Defiance mines/snotel... ... ... ..9200... ..6.0... ... ... ... ... ..Ely 11 S
Ely/snow observer... ... ... ... ... 6487... ..6.6... ... ... ... ... ..Ely 1 SW
Ely public... ... ... ... ... ... ... .6300... 4.0-6.0... ... ... ... ... ... ..Ely
Ely 25 SSW/cocorahs... ... ... ... .6499... ..1.0... ... ... ... ... ... Preston
Great Basin Nat park/coop... ... .6850... ..2.0... ... ... ... ... .Baker 5 W
Kalamazoo/snotel... ... ... ... ... .7965... ..7.0... ... ... ... .McGill 13 NE
Lund/coop... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..5546... ..1.0... ... ... ... ... .Lund 1 NW
McGill/coop... ... ... ... ... ... ... 6270... ..2.6... ... ... ... .McGill 1 NNE
Moorman ranch/coop... ... ... ... ..6539... ..3.5... ... ... ... ..Ruth 19 WNW
Ruth/coop... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..6858... ..4.5... ... ... ... ... ... ... Ruth
Silver Creek/snotel... ... ... ... .8000... ..5.0... ... ... ... ..Baker 16 NW
Ward Mountain/snotel... ... ... ... 9200... ..8.0... ... ... ... ... Ely 10 SSW
Wheeler Peak/snotel... ... ... ... 10147... ..8.0... ... ... ... ... Baker 11 W
White River/snotel... ... ... ... ..7440... ..6.0... ... ... ..currant 15 NNE


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501 am PST Thu Feb 23 2017

... Preliminary snowfall reports from Tuesday night/Wednesday for
Humboldt and White Pine counties...

Snowfall accumulations as of Thursday 5 am

Humboldt County

Site/source elev snow (in) reference location

Buckskin lower/snotel... ... ... ..6700... .11.0... ..Paradise Valley 18 N
Denio/coop... ... ... ... ... ... ... .4190... ..2.5... ... ... ... ... ... ..Denio
Disaster Peak/snotel... ... ... ... 6500... ..8.0... ... ... ... ... Denio 23 E
Golconda/snotel... ... ... ... ... ..6560... ..4.0... ... ... ... Golconda 7 SW
Granite Peak/snotel... ... ... ... .7800... ..7.0... ..Paradise Valley 12 N
Kings River Valley/coop... ... ... 4240... ... .T... ... ... ..Orovada 26 WNW
Lamance creek/snotel... ... ... ... 6000... .15.0... .Paradise Valley 5 WNW
McDermitt/coop... ... ... ... ... ... 4430... ..8.5... ... ... ... ... .McDermitt
Orovada 3 W/coop... ... ... ... ... .4200... ..1.0... ... ... ... ..Orovada 3 W
Summit Lake/snotel... ... ... ... ..7649... ..5.0... ... ... ... .Denio 40 SSW
Winnemucca 1.9 se/cocorahs... ... 4900... ..1.0... ... ... .Winnemucca 2 se
Winnemucca 3 SSW/coop... ... ... ..4355... ..0.7... ... ... Winnemucca 2 SSW


White Pine County

Site/source elev snow (in) reference location

Berry Creek/snotel... ... ... ... ..9100... .13.0... ... ... ... McGill 10 ESE
bird creek/snotel... ... ... ... ... 7900... ..6.0... ... ... ... ..McGill 8 NE
Cave Mountain/snotel... ... ... ..10510... .10.0... ... Majors Place 10 NNW
Corduroy flat/snotel... ... ... ... 8720... ..4.0... ... ... .Duckwater 17 NE
Defiance mines/snotel... ... ... ..9200... ..6.0... ... ... ... ... ..Ely 11 S
Ely/snow observer... ... ... ... ... 6487... ..6.6... ... ... ... ... ..Ely 1 SW
Ely public... ... ... ... ... ... ... .6300... 4.0-6.0... ... ... ... ... ... ..Ely
Ely 25 SSW/cocorahs... ... ... ... .6499... ..1.0... ... ... ... ... ... Preston
Great Basin Nat park/coop... ... .6850... ..2.0... ... ... ... ... .Baker 5 W
Kalamazoo/snotel... ... ... ... ... .7965... ..7.0... ... ... ... .McGill 13 NE
Lund/coop... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..5546... ..1.0... ... ... ... ... .Lund 1 NW
McGill/coop... ... ... ... ... ... ... 6270... ..2.6... ... ... ... .McGill 1 NNE
Moorman ranch/coop... ... ... ... ..6539... ..3.5... ... ... ... ..Ruth 19 WNW
Ruth/coop... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..6858... ..4.5... ... ... ... ... ... ... Ruth
Silver Creek/snotel... ... ... ... .8000... ..5.0... ... ... ... ..Baker 16 NW
Ward Mountain/snotel... ... ... ... 9200... ..8.0... ... ... ... ... Ely 10 SSW
Wheeler Peak/snotel... ... ... ... 10147... ..8.0... ... ... ... ... Baker 11 W
White River/snotel... ... ... ... ..7440... ..6.0... ... ... ..currant 15 NNE


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