Winter Storm Watch
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Winter Storm Watch
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Winter Storm Watch

Updated:Mon 18-Nov-19 03:29am PST
Effective:Wed 20-Nov-19 04:00am PST
Expires:Thu 21-Nov-19 04:00pm PST
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Future
Certainty:Possible
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Sheep Range; Spring Mountains-Red Rock Canyon
 
Instructions: A winter storm watch means there is potential for significant snow accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.

Message summary: .expect a rapid change from unseasonably warm weather tuesday to significant snowfall wednesday into thursday.
...winter storm watch remains in effect from late tuesday night through thursday afternoon above 6000 feet...
* what...heavy snow possible above 6000 feet. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 18 inches possible, with the heaviest amounts above 7500 feet.
* where...in nevada, sheep range and spring mountains-red rock canyon. In california, eastern sierra slopes and white mountains of inyo county.
* when...from late tuesday night through thursday afternoon.
* impacts...travel could be very difficult to impossible. Anyone hiking or engaging in other outdoor mountain recreation will be at risk of being trapped by the sudden change in weather.

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