Sacramento, CA…The latest from the National Weather Service Sacramento. Snow will Impact Sierra Travel Friday Night into Saturday Morning. A quick moving winter storm will bring widespread snow to the northern Sierra and portions of the southern Cascades Friday night into Saturday morning. Snow could become heavy for a time late Friday night into early Saturday morning. The majority of the snow accumulation is expected above 5000 feet, but snow levels will be falling Saturday morning with some light accumulation down to 3500 feet possible. If you have mountain travel plans during the time of the advisory be prepared for chain controls, reduced visibility, and winter driving conditions.
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
310 AM PST Fri Mar 5 2021
…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 AM PST SATURDAY ABOVE 5000 FEET…
* WHAT…Snow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions. Total
snow accumulations of 3 to 8 inches, with localized amounts up
to 11 inches, are expected.
* WHERE…Western Plumas County/Lassen Park and West Slope
Northern Sierra Nevada.
* WHEN…10 PM Friday to 10 AM Saturday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Be prepared for reduced visibilities at
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.