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Winter Storm Watch

Status

New Event Expired

Start Time

Tue 03/26/2019 11:00 PM EDT

End Time

Thu 03/28/2019 02:00 PM EDT

Significance

Watch

Impacts

Moderate impact

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Reno NV 245 PM PDT Sat Mar 23 2019 CAZ073-242200- /O.NEW.KREV.WS.A.0011.190327T0300Z-190328T1800Z/ Mono County- Including the cities of Bridgeport, Coleville, and Mammoth Lakes 245 PM PDT Sat Mar 23 2019 ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... * WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations 3 to 6 inches, except 8 to 16 inches west of Highway 395. Up to 22 inches possible along the crest. Winds could gust as high as 75 mph across Sierra ridges and up to 40 mph in valley locations. * WHERE...Mono County. * WHEN...From Tuesday evening through Thursday morning. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. Very strong winds could cause extensive tree damage. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Now is the time to prepare an emergency kit for your home and car. If traveling consider alternate plans, remember to carry tire chains, extra food, water and clothing. Once the storm arrives, travel may be difficult or impossible for an extended period of time. &&