Placer County, California
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Lake Wind Advisory
CAZ072-NVZ002-270300-
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170227T0300Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Stateline,
and Incline Village
217 PM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING FOR LAKE TAHOE...

* Winds: Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts 35 to 45 mph.

* Wave Heights: 2 to 4 feet. Highest waves along northern and
eastern shores.

* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions
improve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Check lake conditions before heading out and be prepared for a
sudden increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing
boating activities on the lake until a day with less wind.

&&

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Winter Weather Advisory
CAZ069-271200-
/O.EXT.KSTO.WW.Y.0011.170227T0100Z-170227T1400Z/
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
Including the city of Blue Canyon
1155 AM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 6 AM PST MONDAY...

* TIMING...Snow will begin late this afternoon, be heaviest this
evening, and will taper off to light snow Monday morning.

* MAIN IMPACT...Weekend travelers could experience travel
delays, chain controls, and slick roadways.

* SNOW AMOUNTS...Between 3 and 7 inches of snow expected for
mountain passes, including Interstate 80 and Highway 50. Lighter
amounts of snow up to 1 inch can be expected down to 2000 feet.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving.

&&

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Winter Weather Advisory
CAZ072-NVZ002-271200-
/O.CON.KREV.WW.Y.0014.170227T0300Z-170227T1800Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline,
and Incline Village
221 PM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 AM PST MONDAY...

* Timing: Snow will begin this evening, persisting through
Monday morning.

* Snow Accumulations: 2 to 6 inches, with up to 9 inches possible
near and west of Highway 89.

* Winds: Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts 35 to 45 mph. Sierra
ridge gusts up to 85 mph.

* Tahoe Wave Heights: 2 to 4 feet. Highest waves along northern
and eastern shores.

* Impacts: Snow and gusty winds may produce travel slow downs,
chain controls, and periods of low visibility in blowing
snow. Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions
improve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Even light snowfall causes major travel delays, especially during
periods of high traffic volume including the Monday morning
commute. Be sure to allow extra time to reach your destination.
Leave extra space between vehicles since it takes longer to stop
on slick roadways.

&&

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