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Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 2:44 PM PDT on April 24, 2014

...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 5 PM Friday to 11 am PDT Saturday...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow remains in effect from 5 PM Friday to 11 am PDT Saturday.

* Timing: snow showers will begin along the Sierra crest on Friday with a period of moderate to heavy snow Friday evening and Friday night.

* Snow accumulations: 7 to 14 inches near the Sierra crest... with up to 6 inches along Highway 395 especially above 7000 feet.

* Snow levels: falling below 6000 feet by Friday evening.

* Impacts: Highway 395 will become slick and snow covered with low visibility Friday evening and Friday night.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Snow is expected to pose an inconvenience to travelers. Roads will become slick and hazardous...with snow and ice first developing on bridges and overpasses. Motorists should slow down and use caution. Check our website at weather.Gov/Reno or listen to NOAA Weather Radio for updates on this situation.