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WWUS85 KREV 221230  
SPSREV  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV  
530 AM PDT WED MAR 22 2017  
 
CAZ071-072-NVZ002-221900-  
LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES-  
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PORTOLA, SUSANVILLE, WESTWOOD,  
SIERRAVILLE, LOYALTON, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, TAHOE CITY, TRUCKEE,  
MARKLEEVILLE, STATELINE, GLENBROOK, AND INCLINE VILLAGE  
530 AM PDT WED MAR 22 2017  
   
..QUICK SHOT OF HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING
 
 
A COLD FRONT IS PUSHING A MODERATE BAND OF SNOW SHOWERS INTO THE  
THE SIERRA AND FAR NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA THIS MORNING. SNOW WILL  
QUICKLY ACCUMULATE ON ROADWAYS UNDER THE HEAVY PRECIPITATION. 2-6  
INCHES OF SNOW MAY ACCUMULATE ON SIERRA PASSES THIS MORNING WITH 1  
TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE DOWN TO 5500 FEET AROUND LAKE TAHOE. IN  
NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA 1-3 INCHES OF SNOW COULD ACCUMULATE AS LOW AS  
4500 FEET THIS MORNING.  
 
BY LATE MORNING SNOW SHOWERS WILL BECOME LESS FREQUENT WITH  
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AND BREAKS OF SUNSHINE BY THE AFTERNOON.  
TEMPERATURES WILL BE WARM ENOUGH THAT SNOW ON ROADWAYS SHOULD MELT  
QUICKLY ONCE HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS CEASE.  
 

 
 
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