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Nevada, Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area

Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 3:09 PM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 22, 2017


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 4 am PST
Wednesday...

* timing: bands of moderate to heavy snow will continue through
this evening... with a rain and snow mix possible during lighter
precipitation periods near valley floors. Wet roads may ice up
by sunset with snow covered roads for the evening commute and
overnight.

* Snow accumulations: 2 to 5 inches on the valley floors with 4
to 9 inches above 5000 feet, with highest amounts north of
Highway 50. Locally up to a foot or more in persistent heavy
bands.

* Winds: south to southwest 5 to 15 with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Snow levels: fluctuating near valley floors. A mix of rain and
snow is possible at and near Lower Valley floors in areas of
lighter precipitation.

* Impacts: the bands of heavy snow could produce rapid drops in
visibility with snowfall rates up to 2 to 3 inches per hour at
times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Travel delays are likely across the Sierra front north of Highway
50, especially above 5000 feet. Roads are expected to become
slick, especially after sunset. Leave extra space between vehicles
since it takes longer to stop on slick roadways.





Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 1:58 PM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 9:30 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 630 PM PST for
northern Lyon County...

At 153 PM PST, the Lyon County emergency manager indicated that the
South Dayton retention pond is full and overflowing into drainages.
No failure has occurred and no homes or properties are currently
threatened. However, the situation could change in the next few
hours.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Pay attention to the latest information from emergency officials and
the National Weather Service in case the water retention pond fails.


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Special Statement

Statement as of 6:37 AM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 9:45 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Heavy snow band for the morning commute around Reno-Sparks...

A band of heavy snow has set up across the Reno-Sparks vicinity
this morning, producing hazardous travel conditions for the
morning commute. Snowfall amounts of 1 to 4 inches are expected
through 9 am near and above 5000 feet, with lighter slushy
accumulations down to Lower Valley floors. Visibility will drop to
1 mile or less at times.

Use extra caution, slow down, and allow additional driving time
for this morning's commute around far western Nevada.


Http://weather.Gov/Reno

637 am PST Tue Feb 21 2017

... Heavy snow band for the morning commute around Reno-Sparks...

A band of heavy snow has set up across the Reno-Sparks vicinity
this morning, producing hazardous travel conditions for the
morning commute. Snowfall amounts of 1 to 4 inches are expected
through 9 am near and above 5000 feet, with lighter slushy
accumulations down to Lower Valley floors. Visibility will drop to
1 mile or less at times.

Use extra caution, slow down, and allow additional driving time
for this morning's commute around far western Nevada.


Http://weather.Gov/Reno


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