Placer County, California
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Winter Weather Advisory
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
Including the city of Blue Canyon
404 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017


The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for early season snow, which is in effect from 8
AM PDT this morning to 11 PM PDT this evening.

* TIMING...From this morning into early tonight.

* MAIN IMPACT...Slick roads may bring spin-outs and longer travel
times. Outdoor events and recreation may be impacted.

* LOCATIONS...Western Sierra Slopes, Interstate 80 impacting
areas near Donner pass, Highway 50, high elevation campgrounds
and trails.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 to 6 inches possible above 7000 feet with
up to 8 inches over higher Sierra peaks.


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

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