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Weather Forecast for The Owens Valley, Mammoth and Mono County provided by Dennis Mattinson, Eastern Sierra Weather Forecaster

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Dennis Mattinson Weather 11-25-2022 , 11-27-2022

Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes Dennis Mattinson Weather Forecaster Sierra Wave Media / KSRW-FM 92.5  THE WEEKEND REPORT NOV 25 Hope you all had a nice Thanksgiving. Today and heading into the weekend high pressure will build over the Great Basin, with dry and increasingly stable conditions. As we head into the last work week in Nov., a cold insider […]

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Caltrans Reminds Motorists to Be Prepared for the Winter Travel Season

BISHOP – With the start of the holiday travel season here, Caltrans is reminding all drivers to practice caution and be prepared when traveling this winter. With frigid temperatures and potential weather impacts forecasted for the holiday weekend, motorists need to be ready for whatever conditions the weather may bring. Before you hit the road […]

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NFPA Urges Extra Caution When Preparing Your Feast This 2022 Thanksgiving

  NFPA urges extra caution when preparing your feast this Thanksgiving, by far the leading day of the year for U.S. home cooking fires As Thanksgiving nears, the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) urges added caution when preparing the holiday feast, as Thanksgiving Day represents the leading day of the year for home cooking fires. Between […]

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PRESS RELEASE – Dealth Valley Reopens Hole in the Wall and Echo Canyon Roads

DEATH VALLEY, Calif. – Death Valley National Park opened Hole in the Wall Road and Echo Canyon Road on Wednesday, November 9. The National Park Service (NPS) road crew re-established these backcountry roads after they had been partially erased by flash floods. A free permit is now required to camp along these backcountry roads.   The NPS established […]

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UPDATE: CALTRANS REPORTS US 395 REOPENS FROM CLOSURE

BISHOP – Caltrans District 9 reopened U.S. 395 this morning from its overnight closure. The highway closed Tuesday evening through most of Mono County due to heavy snowfall and whiteout conditions. As of 7:30 am today, the highway is fully open to passenger vehicles with chain control restrictions in place. Semi-trucks and big rigs are […]

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Beatty Entrance to Death Valley National Park Open; Caution Required Due to Gravel Sections 

DEATH VALLEY, Calif. – Daylight Pass and Beatty Cutoff Roads opened on Monday, November 7. This provides access from Beatty, Nevada into Death Valley National Park. Standard passenger cars can use the road, but drivers should be cautious due to short gravel sections. “We are so excited to reopen the road to our neighbors in […]

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