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Major storm to bring feet of snow to California mountains

Mar 01, 2018 - Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Motorists are warned to stay off Northern California mountain roads as a major winter storm is expected to bring heavy snowfall and powerful winds Thursday.

Meanwhile predictions of widespread showers across the southern end of the state early Friday are raising concern about flash flooding near wildfire burn scars.

Several feet of snow are expected in the Sierra Nevada, where a blizzard warning is in effect. The National Weather Service tweeted simply: "Travel i...