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Thread #64476   Message #1081060
Posted By: open mike
28-Dec-03 - 03:25 PM
Thread Name: 2003 Northern California - Camp Harmony
Subject: RE: Northern California - Camp Harmony
well winter weather wrnings are issued..
hope everyone gets there safely!
glad i have 4WD!

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1125 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2003

2330-
EAST FOOTHILLS/NORTH SACRAMENTO VALLEY-

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IS CONTINUING THE WINTER STORM
WARNING TONIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY FOR THE EAST FOOTHILLS OF THE
NORTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY...

RAIN AND SNOW WILL DEVELOP DURING THE AFTERNOON...WITH PERIODS OF
HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED TONIGHT. SNOW LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO START OUT
BETWEEN 1000 AND 1500 FEET THIS AFTERNOON...THEN RISE TO AROUND 2500
FEET BY MONDAY MORNING. SNOW LEVELS WILL CONTINUE TO GRADUALLY RISE
ABOVE 3000 FEET ON MONDAY. SOUTHWEST WINDS...GUSTING OVER 50 MPH AT
TIMES OVER EXPOSED RIDGES...WILL PRODUCE WHITE-OUT CONDITIONS. TOTAL
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 14 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ABOVE THE 2000
FOOT LEVEL. SOME MINOR ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE BELOW 2000
FEET LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING.