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Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 1:52 PM PST Nov. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Travel impacts likely across the Sierra and western Nevada
Wednesday to Friday...

With it being a busy Holiday travel period, the anticipated
weather could bring significant impacts to travel in the Sierra.
It is best to have a winter travel kit and plan for potentially
long delays Wednesday-Friday.

Wednesday and Wednesday night: first of two storms will bring a
period of rain and snow to the region starting in the afternoon.
Heaviest rain and mountain snow could move through the region
during the evening commute. Best advice is to travel over the
Sierra passes Wednesday morning or by early Wednesday afternoon.

Thursday into friday: stronger storm possible with high winds
impacting air and ground travel across western Nevada. Periods of
heavy rain and snow possible for the northern Sierra, including
the Tahoe basin and Carson Pass. Minimal amounts of rain and snow
will reach Mono County. Have an alternate set of travel plans, if
possible consider delaying travel until Saturday or Sunday.


Http://weather.Gov/Reno

152 PM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

... Travel impacts likely across the Sierra and western Nevada
Wednesday to Friday...

With it being a busy Holiday travel period, the anticipated
weather could bring significant impacts to travel in the Sierra.
It is best to have a winter travel kit and plan for potentially
long delays Wednesday-Friday.

Wednesday and Wednesday night: first of two storms will bring a
period of rain and snow to the region starting in the afternoon.
Heaviest rain and mountain snow could move through the region
during the evening commute. Best advice is to travel over the
Sierra passes Wednesday morning or by early Wednesday afternoon.

Thursday into friday: stronger storm possible with high winds
impacting air and ground travel across western Nevada. Periods of
heavy rain and snow possible for the northern Sierra, including
the Tahoe basin and Carson Pass. Minimal amounts of rain and snow
will reach Mono County. Have an alternate set of travel plans, if
possible consider delaying travel until Saturday or Sunday.


Http://weather.Gov/Reno


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