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Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 3:09 AM PST on February 28, 2015

Expires 1:00 AM EST on March 01, 2015


... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect until 10 PM PST this
evening above 5000 feet...

* snow accumulations: an additional 2 to 5 inches.

* Elevation: above 5000 feet.

* Timing: through Saturday evening. After 3 PM, most of the
          snow activity will be south of Interstate 80.

* Locations include: Blue Canyon... Donner Pass... Echo Summit...
Carson Pass.

* Winds: west 5 to 10 mph.

* Impacts: travel delays and chain requirements likely across
the mountain passes including Interstate 80 and Highway 50.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit
http://www.Weather.Gov/Sacramento/hazards.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
driving.


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Local Storm Report



02/28/2015 0700 am

1 miles SW of Tahoe City, Placer County.

Snow m11.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snow accumulation measured at 6440 feet




02/28/2015 0700 am

Tahoe City, Placer County.

Snow m9.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snow accumulation at lake level.




02/28/2015 0757 am

1 miles S of Truckee, Placer County.

Snow e6.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight




02/28/2015 0700 am

1 miles SW of Tahoe City, Placer County.

Snow m11.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snow accumulation measured at 6440 feet




02/28/2015 0700 am

Tahoe City, Placer County.

Snow m9.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snow accumulation at lake level.




02/28/2015 0757 am

1 miles S of Truckee, Placer County.

Snow e6.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight




02/28/2015 0600 am

Truckee, Nevada County.

Snow m5.5 inch, reported by AWOS.


            5.5 inches snowfall past 24 hours at Truckee Airport.
            Still snowing.




02/28/2015 0600 am

Northstar, Placer County.

Snow m9.0 inch, reported by public.


            Northstar ski resort reported 9 inches snowfall past 24
            hours.




02/28/2015 0700 am

Squaw Valley, Placer County.

Heavy snow m17.0 inch, reported by public.


            Squaw Valley ski resort reported 17 inches snowfall past
            24 hours. Apline Meadows also reported 17 inches.




02/28/2015 0724 am

5 miles SW of South Lake tason city, El Dorado County.

Snow m2.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            24 hour snow total. 0.19 inches of liquid equivalent.





02/28/2015 0600 am

Truckee, Nevada County.

Snow m5.5 inch, reported by AWOS.


            5.5 inches snowfall past 24 hours at Truckee Airport.
            Still snowing.




02/28/2015 0600 am

Northstar, Placer County.

Snow m9.0 inch, reported by public.


            Northstar ski resort reported 9 inches snowfall past 24
            hours.




02/28/2015 0700 am

Squaw Valley, Placer County.

Heavy snow m17.0 inch, reported by public.


            Squaw Valley ski resort reported 17 inches snowfall past
            24 hours. Apline Meadows also reported 17 inches.




02/28/2015 0724 am

5 miles SW of South Lake tason city, El Dorado County.

Snow m2.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            24 hour snow total. 0.19 inches of liquid equivalent.





02/28/2015 0720 am

Donner Peak, Placer County.

Snow m9.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            9 inches new snow measured in nordon, 13 inches on the
            ground.





02/28/2015 0720 am

Donner Peak, Placer County.

Snow m9.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            9 inches new snow measured in nordon, 13 inches on the
            ground.



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