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Sparks Nevada Weather Forecast
Updated at: From the NWS Reno, NV.
Hazardous Weather Outlook

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area (NVZ003) Nevada Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Special Weather Statement Special Weather Statement


Updated:Mon 19-Nov-18 01:52pm PST
Effective:Mon 19-Nov-18 01:52pm PST
Expires:Tue 20-Nov-18 02:00pm PST
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Observed
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Greater Lake Tahoe Area; Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area; Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties; Northern Washoe County; Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake
 
Message summary: ...travel impacts likely across the sierra and western nevada wednesday to friday...
With it being a busy holiday travel period, the anticipated weather could bring significant impacts to travel in the sierra. It is best to have a winter travel kit and plan for potentially long delays wednesday-friday. Wednesday and wednesday night: first of two storms will bring a period of rain and snow to the region starting in the afternoon. Heaviest rain and mountain snow could move through the region during the evening commute. Best advice is to travel over the sierra passes wednesday morning or by early wednesday afternoon. Thursday into friday: stronger storm possible with high winds impacting air and ground travel across western nevada. Periods of heavy rain and snow possible for the northern sierra, including the tahoe basin and carson pass. Minimal amounts of rain and snow will reach mono county. Have an alternate set of travel plans, if possible consider delaying travel until saturday or sunday.
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