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avatar Winter weather advisory
January 29, 2014 12:09PM
Winter weather advisory
Urgent - winter weather message
National weather service hanford ca
443 am pst wed jan 29 2014

Caz096-292045-
/o.Con.Khnx.Ww.Y.0001.140130t0600z-140131t1200z/
Sierra nevada from yosemite to kings canyon-
443 am pst wed jan 29 2014

...Winter weather advisory remains in effect from 10 pm this
Evening to 4 am pst friday above 7000 feet...

A winter weather advisory above 7000 feet remains in effect from
10 pm this evening to 4 am pst friday for the southern sierra
Nevada from yosemite to kings canyon.

* snow accumulations: 5 to 12 inches.

* timing: snow will begin over the higher elevations of yosemite
National park this evening...With heavier snow spreading
Southward toward kings canyon overnight and continuing through
Thursday night. Snow will diminish to flurries friday morning.

* locations include: yosemite...Mariposa grove...Huntington
Lake...White wolf.

* winds: gusts of at least 55 mph over the higher elevations will
Cause blowing and drifting snow.

* impacts: blowing and drifting of snow may restrict visibilities
Making travel hazardous with possible road restrictions and
Closures. Bring a winter kit...Including chains...With you if
You travel through the mountains.

* for a detailed view of the hazard area...Visit
Http://www.Wrh.Noaa.Gov/wrh/whv/?Wfo=hnx.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A winter weather advisory means that periods of snow will cause
Travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited
Visibilities...And use caution while driving.

&&

$$
Durfee
Re: Winter weather advisory
January 29, 2014 04:37PM
Finally! drinking smiley
Re: Winter weather advisory
January 30, 2014 12:25PM
Glad there will be some water in Yosemite Falls when we go next weekend!
avatar Re: Winter weather advisory
January 29, 2014 08:56PM
I guess I better bring my tire chains on Friday...
Re: Winter weather advisory
January 29, 2014 09:05PM
Remember you are supposed to carry them this time of the year anyway. We drive a 4WD with snow tires and twice we have been asked to show our chains and there was not a storm in sight.
avatar Re: Winter weather advisory
January 29, 2014 09:12PM
Good point. Thanks.
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