Winter Storm Warning issued November 24 at 2:00PM PST until November 28 at 4:00PM PST by NWS Reno NV

City of SLT , Emergency Alerts

EVENT: Winter Storm Warning
ALERT:
* CHANGES...Upgraded the Watch to a Winter Storm Warning.

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 18
inches, except 1 to 2 feet above 7000 feet. Localized totals
near 3 feet are possible over the multi-day period along the
Sierra crest. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph.

* WHERE...Greater Lake Tahoe Area.

* WHEN...From 4 PM Tuesday to 4 PM PST Thursday. The worst
conditions will be late Tuesday through midday Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The cold
nature of this storm will lead to accumulating snow at all
elevations, not just pass levels.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Blowing snow is possible further reducing
visibility Tuesday night. This storm is coinciding with one of
the busiest travel periods of the year. With heavy snow
expected, lengthy travel delays are likely and it could take 2-3
times longer to reach your destination.
INSTRUCTIONS:
Avoid travel if possible, you could be stuck in your vehicle for
many hours. If you must travel, prepare for long delays and carry
tire chains, an emergency kit with extra food, water and proper
clothing. If you stay home, have a backup plan in case of power
outages.

The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
TARGET AREA: Greater Lake Tahoe Area; Greater Lake Tahoe Area

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