Welcome! Log In Create A New Profile Recent Posts
A Yosemite bear

The Moon is Waxing Crescent (21% of Full)


Advanced

Re: Winter storm warning

All posts are those of the individual authors and the owner of this site does not endorse them. Content should be considered opinion and not fact until verified independently.

avatar Winter storm warning
October 21, 2012 02:21PM
Winter storm warning
Urgent - winter weather message
National weather service hanford ca
1216 pm pdt sun oct 21 2012

...Winter storm warning for elevations above 6000 feet in
Yosemite national park...

.A cold front will move through the region late tonight. In
Its wake...Periods of heavy snow can be expected over the
Higher elevations along with strong winds.

Caz096-220430-
/o.New.Khnx.Ws.W.0008.121022t0700z-121023t0700z/
Sierra nevada from yosemite to kings canyon-
1216 pm pdt sun oct 21 2012

...Winter storm warning in effect from midnight tonight to
Midnight monday night for elevations above 6000 feet in
Yosemite national park...

The national weather service in hanford has issued a winter storm
Warning above 6000 feet for heavy snow and strong winds...Which
Is in effect from midnight tonight to midnight monday night for
Yosemite national park.

* snow accumulations: 4 to 8 inches.

* elevation: above 6000 feet.

* timing: the heaviest snow is expected between 5 am pdt and 5 pm
Pdt monday.

* locations include: tuolomne meadows...Tenaya lake...Tioga pass.

* winds: west 30 to 45 mph over exposed higher elevations with
Gusts to 80 mph along the sierra crest.

* impacts: winter driving conditions and possible road closures.



Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A winter storm warning means significant amounts of snow are
Expected or occurring. Strong winds are also possible. This will
Make travel very hazardous or impossible.

&&

$$

Durfee/jeb
avatar Hazardous weather outlook
October 22, 2012 01:57PM
Hazardous weather outlook
National weather service san joaquin valley - hanford ca
510 am pdt mon oct 22 2012

Caz096-231215-
Sierra nevada from yosemite to kings canyon-
510 am pdt mon oct 22 2012

...Winter storm to move across central california...

This hazardous weather outlook is for the southern sierra nevada
From yosemite to kings canyon.

.Day one...Today and tonight

A winter storm warning is in effect for elevations above 6000
Feet from yosemite national park to huntington lake until midnight
Tonight.

See the winter weather message /sfowswhnx/ issued by the national
Weather service forecast office hanford for more details.

.Days two through seven...Tuesday through sunday

Hazardous weather is not expected...Though scattered snow showers
Will continue above 6000 to 7000 feet into tuesday and wednesday.

.Spotter information statement...

Skywarn spotter activation is not anticipated.

Weather spotters are encouraged to report any significant or
Unusual conditions to the national weather service.

$$
Re: Winter storm warning
October 22, 2012 04:20PM
I'm ready for the white stuff... that's for sure! Anyone else?
Re: Winter storm warning
October 22, 2012 06:42PM
My son certainly is. He wants to get those skis on ASAP. Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!
avatar Re: Winter storm warning
October 22, 2012 07:12PM
Quote
parklover
My son certainly is. He wants to get those skis on ASAP. Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!

That would make a great lyric. Someone should write a song including those words.



Old Dude
Re: Winter storm warning
October 22, 2012 08:10PM
Quote
mrcondron
Quote
parklover
My son certainly is. He wants to get those skis on ASAP. Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!

That would make a great lyric. Someone should write a song including those words.

Too bad Sammy Cahn and Jule Styne beat us to it. Maybe we can change it to Yosemite snow, Yosemite snow, Yosemite snow.
Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.

Click here to login