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avatar Winter weather advisory
May 19, 2014 03:52PM
Urgent - winter weather message
National weather service hanford ca
1154 am pdt mon may 19 2014

Sierra nevada from yosemite to kings canyon-
Tulare county mountains-
1154 am pdt mon may 19 2014

...Winter weather advisory in effect from 11 am to 11 pm pdt
Tuesday above 7000 feet...

The national weather service in hanford has issued a winter
Weather advisory above 7000 feet for snow...Which is in effect
From 11 am to 11 pm pdt tuesday for the higher elevations of the
Southern sierra nevada.

* snow accumulations: 1-3 inches. Locally higher in locations
Impacted by heavier showers.

* elevation: above 7000 feet.

* timing: scattered snow showers on tuesday morning becoming more
Numerous by tuesday afternoon and tapering off by late tuesday
Evening. Scattered snow showers will be possible on wednesday.

* locations include: tioga pass...Tuolumne meadows...White
Wolf...Devils postpile.

* impacts: snow may make travel through the high country
Difficult. Carry chains and be prepared for delays or road

* for a detailed view of the hazard area...Visit

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.



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