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Lake Effect Snow Warning Issued Eastern Sierra

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According to the National Weather Service in Reno:

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE EASTERN SIERRA...
NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN NEVADA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW BANDS WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING ON THE EAST
SIDE OF LAKE TAHOE AND IN THE CARSON RANGE THIS EVENING AS WELL AS
SOUTHEAST SIDE OF PYRAMID LAKE.

PLEASE REFER TO THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING ...WWUS45 KREV
RNOWSWREV...FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW SHOWERS CAN EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD
ACROSS THE REGION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.
WELL BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION THROUGH
SUNDAY...WITH SUNDAY MORNING LOWS BEING THE COLDEST TEMPERATURES OF THE SEASON
FOR MANY AREAS. A GRADUAL WARMING TREND RETURNS TO REGION EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED. HOWEVER...WEATHER
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOW AND WIND THURSDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY.

$$
FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://FORECAST.WEATHER.GOV/HAZARDS/REV  (ALL LOWER CASE)

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