« View county listFire Weather Warning
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-Eastern Elko County-
929 AM PDT Mon Jun 26 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY, AND DRY
THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 454...468...469 AND 470...
* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 454 Central Lander and
Eureka Counties...Fire Weather Zone 468 Eastern Humboldt
County and Northwestern Elko County...Fire Weather Zone 469
Southwestern and Central Elko County and Fire Weather Zone 470
Eastern Elko County.
* Winds...southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Relative Humidity...as low as 10 percent.
* Thunderstorm Coverage...Isolated dry thunderstorms.
* Outflow Winds...Gusts up to 55 mph.
* Impacts...The combination of gusty winds and low humidity,
along with dry lightning and strong outflow winds, will create
critical fire weather conditions.
A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.