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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:09 PM PDT on October 31, 2014

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on November 01, 2014


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 5 PM this
afternoon to 11 am PDT Saturday...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow remains in effect from 5 PM
this afternoon to 11 am PDT Saturday.

* Timing: an early season winter storm will produce moderate to
heavy snow Friday night and early Saturday morning. Snow may not
stick to roads below about 7000 feet until late this evening.

* Snow accumulations: 8 to 14 inches above 7000 feet. Up to 6
inches below 7000 feet... with 5 to 10 inches along and west
of Highway 89.

* Winds: southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Gusts
upto 55 mph over ridges.

* Snow levels: 7500 to 8500 feet on Friday... lowering to 6500
to 7000 feet Friday evening... then falling to 5000 to 5500
feet Saturday morning.

* Impacts: slick and snow covered roads around the Tahoe basin and
Alpine County. This includes Interstate 80 and highways
50... 88... 89... 267 and The Mount rose Highway. Snow may lead to
the winter closure of ebbetts and monitor passes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Conditions can deteriorate rapidly during winter storms... slow
down and allow extra time when traveling. Carry tire chains...
food... water... blankets and a flashlight in your car in case of
an emergency. Check our website at weather.Gov/Reno or listen to
NOAA Weather Radio for updates on this situation.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch
California - Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Frost Advisory , Frost Advisory, Freeze Watch , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Wind Advisory
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Georgia - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Illinois - Freeze Warning
Indiana - Freeze Warning
Iowa - Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch , Special Statement
Maine - Winter Storm Watch
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Michigan - Record Report
Minnesota - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch , Special Statement
Missouri - Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Nebraska - Special Statement , Record Report
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
New Jersey - Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory
New York - Wind Advisory
North Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch
Ohio - Freeze Warning
Oklahoma - Freeze Warning
Oregon - Frost Advisory , Record Report
Rhode Island - Wind Advisory
South Carolina - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Special Statement
South Dakota - Special Statement , Record Report
Tennessee - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Freeze Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Texas - Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Washington - Record Report
Wisconsin - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Record Report
- Small Craft Advisory