Lincoln County, Nevada
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Flood Watch
NVZ015-211215-
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LINCOLN COUNTY-
1205 PM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF SOUTH CENTRAL NEVADA...INCLUDING
THE FOLLOWING AREA...LINCOLN COUNTY.

* FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEAST LINCOLN COUNTY SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON. THIS
COULD LEAD TO FLOODING ISSUES ACROSS THE AREA.

* THE COMBINATION OF ALREADY WET SOILS AND MODERATE TO HEAVY
RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO EXCESSIVE RUNOFF. FLOODING OF
SMALL STREAMS...NORMALLY DRY WASHES...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS IS
POSSIBLE. MOST LIKELY WATERWAYS IMPACTED INCLUDE THE SMALLER
TRIBUTARIES FEEDING INTO THE BEAVER DAM WASH AND MEADOW VALLEY
WASH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Warning
NVZ018-210600-
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/O.CON.KVEF.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-170121T1800Z/
SHEEP RANGE-
908 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY TO
4 PM PST MONDAY...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE AGAIN LATER THIS MORNING...PEAK
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING. ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY SNOW WILL BEGIN SUNDAY
MORNING...PEAK SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING BEFORE TAPERING OFF
MONDAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...4500 TO 5500 FEET. FALLING TO AROUND 4000 FEET BY
MONDAY.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...A
TRACE TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 4500 FEET...5 TO 10 INCHES ABOVE 8000
FEET...LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...TRACE TO 5 INCHES
ABOVE 4500 FEET...5 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...12 TO 15
INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
NVZ015-210600-
/O.CON.KVEF.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-170121T1800Z/
/O.CON.KVEF.WW.Y.0006.170122T1200Z-170124T0000Z/
LINCOLN COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALIENTE...PIOCHE...PANACA...HIKO...
ALAMO...RACHEL
908 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY TO
4 PM PST MONDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE LATER THIS MORNING...PEAK THIS
EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF SATURDAY MORNING. ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW
IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SUNDAY MORNING...PEAK SUNDAY EVENING...THEN
DECREASE MONDAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...4000 TO 4500 FEET.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...A
TRACE TO 5 INCHES ABOVE 4000 FEET...5 TO 8 INCHES ABOVE 6000
FEET. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE NEAR PEAKS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS SUNDAY AND MONDAY...TRACE TO 6 INCHES ABOVE
4000 FEET...5 TO 10 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET. LOCALLY HIGH
AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. THIS INCLUDES U.S.
HIGHWAY 93 NORTH OF CALIENTE AND STATE ROUTE 375 WEST FROM
HIKO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
NVZ018-210600-
/O.CON.KVEF.WS.W.0004.170122T1200Z-170124T0000Z/
/O.CON.KVEF.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-170121T1800Z/
SHEEP RANGE-
908 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY TO
4 PM PST MONDAY...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE AGAIN LATER THIS MORNING...PEAK
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING. ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY SNOW WILL BEGIN SUNDAY
MORNING...PEAK SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING BEFORE TAPERING OFF
MONDAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...4500 TO 5500 FEET. FALLING TO AROUND 4000 FEET BY
MONDAY.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...A
TRACE TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 4500 FEET...5 TO 10 INCHES ABOVE 8000
FEET...LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...TRACE TO 5 INCHES
ABOVE 4500 FEET...5 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...12 TO 15
INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

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