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Weekend weather: Snow and more snow

National Weather Service

Fallon weather

Friday

A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Friday Night

A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Saturday

A slight chance of snow showers before 4pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday Night

A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

Sunday

Rain and snow. High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

Sunday Night

Rain, possibly mixed with snow. Low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

Monday

A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of snow showers after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 36.

Reno

Friday

Snow before 10am, then rain, possibly mixed with snow. High near 39. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

Friday Night

Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Saturday

Isolated snow showers before 4pm, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday Night

Snow likely, mainly after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

Sunday

Snow. High near 35. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

Sunday Night

Snow. Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

Monday

Snow likely before 10am, then a chance of snow showers after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 33.

Carson City

Friday

Snow before 10am, then rain and snow. High near 38. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

Friday Night

Snow. Low around 26. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Saturday

Scattered snow showers, mainly before 10am, then a chance of snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Saturday Night

Snow likely before 4am, then rain, possibly mixed with snow. Low around 27. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

Sunday

Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 10am. High near 35. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

Sunday Night

Snow. Low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

Monday

Snow likely before 10am, then snow showers likely after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 32.

Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV

442 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

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GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SPARKS, GARDNERVILLE, AND VIRGINIA CITY

442 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS

EVENING…

…WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING

THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT…

* TIMING: SNOW CONTINUES THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING WITH A

BREAK IN THE WEATHER EXPECTED ON SATURDAY. A STRONG WINTER STORM

IS EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW LEVELS: ALL VALLEY FLOORS WITH SNOW MIXING WITH RAIN AT

TIMES FRIDAY AFTERNOON ON THE VALLEY FLOORS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TODAY: 3 TO 6 INCHES FROM WASHOE VALLEY

SOUTHWARD INCLUDING VIRGINIA CITY. UP TO 2 INCHES FOR THE

VALLEY FLOORS OF RENO-SPARKS AND 1 TO 4 INCHES ABOVE 5000

FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT: 6 TO 14

INCHES FOR VALLEY LOCATIONS AND 1 TO 2 FEET FOR FOOTHILLS AND

AREAS ABOVE 5000 FEET, INCLUDING VIRGINIA CITY.

* SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL

CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ON SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND CHAIN OR SNOW

TIRE RESTRICTIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS. TRAVEL MAY BECOME

VERY DIFFICULT SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE AN EMERGENCY KIT FOR YOUR HOME AND

CAR. IF TRAVELING, CONSIDER ALTERNATE PLANS. REMEMBER TO CARRY

TIRE CHAINS, EXTRA FOOD, WATER AND CLOTHING. ONCE THE STORM

ARRIVES, TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE FOR AN EXTENDED

PERIOD OF TIME.

Winter Storm Watch

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV

442 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SPARKS, GARDNERVILLE, AND VIRGINIA CITY

442 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS

EVENING…

…WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING

THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT…

* TIMING: SNOW CONTINUES THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING WITH A

BREAK IN THE WEATHER EXPECTED ON SATURDAY. A STRONG WINTER STORM

IS EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW LEVELS: ALL VALLEY FLOORS WITH SNOW MIXING WITH RAIN AT

TIMES FRIDAY AFTERNOON ON THE VALLEY FLOORS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TODAY: 3 TO 6 INCHES FROM WASHOE VALLEY

SOUTHWARD INCLUDING VIRGINIA CITY. UP TO 2 INCHES FOR THE

VALLEY FLOORS OF RENO-SPARKS AND 1 TO 4 INCHES ABOVE 5000

FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT: 6 TO 14

INCHES FOR VALLEY LOCATIONS AND 1 TO 2 FEET FOR FOOTHILLS AND

AREAS ABOVE 5000 FEET, INCLUDING VIRGINIA CITY.

* SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL

CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ON SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND CHAIN OR SNOW

TIRE RESTRICTIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS. TRAVEL MAY BECOME

VERY DIFFICULT SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE AN EMERGENCY KIT FOR YOUR HOME AND

CAR. IF TRAVELING, CONSIDER ALTERNATE PLANS. REMEMBER TO CARRY

TIRE CHAINS, EXTRA FOOD, WATER AND CLOTHING. ONCE THE STORM

ARRIVES, TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE FOR AN EXTENDED

PERIOD OF TIME.

Winter Storm Watch

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV

442 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

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MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-

WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF HAWTHORNE, YERINGTON, SMITH VALLEY,

FERNLEY, FALLON, LOVELOCK, AND SILVER SPRINGS

442 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH

LATE SUNDAY NIGHT…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM

WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE

SUNDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING: HEAVY SNOW IS POSSIBLE LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH

SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 5 TO 10 INCHES ABOVE 4000 FEET WITH 1 TO 4

INCHES BELOW 4000 FEET.

* SNOW LEVELS: ALL VALLEY FLOORS EXCEPT FOR SUNDAY MORNING WHEN

SOME RAIN MAY MIX WITH SNOW BELOW 4000 FEET.

* SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL

CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ON SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND CHAIN OR SNOW

TIRE RESTRICTIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS. TRAVEL MAY BECOME VERY

DIFFICULT SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE AN EMERGENCY KIT FOR YOUR HOME AND

CAR. IF TRAVELING CONSIDER ALTERNATE PLANS. REMEMBER TO CARRY

TIRE CHAINS, EXTRA FOOD, WATER AND CLOTHING. ONCE THE STORM

ARRIVES, TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE FOR AN EXTENDED

PERIOD OF TIME.