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Snow, then chance of rain

Today

A chance of snow and freezing rain before 10am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Tonight

A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Friday

A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS

MORNING…

* TIMING: RAIN WILL BEGIN TO MIX WITH SNOW THIS MORNING WITH A

CHANCE FOR FREEZING DRIZZLE THROUGH 7AM WITH RAINFALL BECOMING

PREDOMINATE BY THE AFTERNOON.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: UP TO 1 INCH.

* FREEZING RAIN ACCUMULATIONS: UP TO ONE TENTH OF AN INCH.

* SNOW LEVELS: RISING TO OVER 7000 FEET BY LATE MORNING.

* IMPACTS: A LIGHT COATING OF SNOW AND BLACK ICE COULD CREATE

VERY DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS. ICE WILL ALSO ACCUMULATE

ON SIDEWALKS…TREE LIMBS AND POWER LINES. THOSE WITH TRAVEL

PLANS ARE URGED TO MAINTAIN AN INCREASED AWARENESS WHILE

DRIVING THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

EVEN LIGHT SNOWFALL OR ICE ACCRETION CAUSES MAJOR TRAVEL DELAYS,

ESPECIALLY DURING PERIODS OF HIGH TRAFFIC VOLUME. BE SURE TO

ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION. LEAVE EXTRA SPACE

BETWEEN VEHICLES SINCE IT TAKES LONGER TO STOP ON SLICK ROADWAYS.