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avatar Winter storm warning
February 06, 2015 11:14AM
Urgent - winter weather message
National weather service hanford ca
1048 am pst fri feb 6 2015

Sierra nevada from yosemite to kings canyon-
1048 am pst fri feb 6 2015

...Winter storm warning remains in effect from 4 pm this
Afternoon to 4 pm pst saturday above 8000 feet...

* hazard types...Locally heavy snow in the high country. Wind
Gusts up to 75 mph over the sierra nevada crest.

* snow accumulations...12 to 20 inches...With higher amounts up
To 30 inches.

* timing...Snow will begin friday evening with the heaviest snow
Late friday night into saturday morning. Snow will diminish
During the day saturday.

* impacts...Low impact event due to high snow levels.

* winds...Southwest 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 75 mph.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A winter storm warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
Conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of
Snow are forecast.



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