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Winter Storm Warning

Updated:Wed 20-Feb-19 01:37pm PST
Effective:Wed 20-Feb-19 06:00pm PST
Expires:Fri 22-Feb-19 04:00am PST
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Sheep Range; Spring Mountains-Red Rock Canyon
 
Instructions: Prepare for severe winter weather conditions on roadways making travel very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Message summary: ...a significant winter storm continues to be expected...
.a potent and cold low pressure system will drop into the area tonight night bringing hazardous winter weather conditions to portions of the area through friday morning. This storm is expected to bring the most significant snowfall to mohave county arizona in years.
...winter storm warning remains in effect from 6 pm pst /7 pm mst/ this evening to 4 am pst /5 am mst/ friday...
* what...significant snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches in the spring mountains, kingman, and colorado city. 8 to 12 inches in the spring mountains and sheep range above 6000 feet. 12 to 18 inches above 4000 feet in mohave county.
* where...in arizona, northwest plateau and northwest deserts. In nevada, sheep range and spring mountains- red rock canyon.
* when...from 6 pm pst /7 pm mst/ wednesday to 4 am pst /5 am mst/ friday.
* additional details...travel will be very difficult if not impossible in some areas. This includes i-40 east of kingman and along i-15 in the virgin river gorge between mesquite and st. George. Roads in the spring mountains will be difficult to travel such as kyle canyon, lee canyon, and highway 160 near mountain springs summit.

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Source: NWS Watches, Warnings or Advisories for zone NVZ019 new window