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SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.
* TIMING: SNOW WILL INCREASE AGAIN LATER THIS MORNING AND BECOME
HEAVY AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON. OCCASIONAL HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS
WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT BEFORE SNOW DECREASES FRIDAY MORNING.
* MAIN IMPACT: HEAVY SNOW WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2
FEET OVER HIGHER MOUNTAIN PASSES. 6 TO 12 INCHES OF SNOW IS
EXPECTED ABOVE 5000 FEET...WITH SEVERAL INCHES POSSIBLE DOWN TO
* OTHER IMPACTS: STRONG SOUTH WIND GUSTS TO 45 MPH ARE POSSIBLE AND
MAY CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AT THE HIGHER
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS SEVERE
WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT... FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.
FRC rodeo to open arena for anyone brave enough
This cowboy holds on for dear life during last year’s saddle bronc riding portion of the rodeo clinic at Feather River College. For the third year, FRC’s rodeo...Read More...
New class plans paddle fest
Quincy locals try out some human-powered boats at last year’s Plumas Paddle Fest, presented by the Outdoor Recreation Leadership program of Feather River College....Read More...
Fishing Report for the week of 4/18/2014
Robert Paulson, of Meadow Valley, holds up the 23-pound Mackinaw he caught at Bucks Lake on April 6. Photo submitted