Washoe County, Nevada
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Fire Weather Warning
CAZ278-NVZ450-453-458-021400-
/O.UPG.KREV.FW.A.0007.150902T1900Z-150903T0400Z/
/O.NEW.KREV.FW.W.0006.150902T2000Z-150903T0400Z/
EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
955 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM PDT WEDNESDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA
AND WESTERN AND WEST-CENTRAL NEVADA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT AS IT HAS BEEN UPGRADED TO A WARNING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 278 EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY...FIRE
ZONE 450 WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT...FIRE ZONE 453 WEST
CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE AND FIRE ZONE 458 NORTHERN
WASHOE COUNTY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...BETWEEN 8 AND 15%.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL
CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
WILL OCCUR. CONTINUE TO CHECK WEATHER.GOV/RENO FOR UPDATES.

&&

$$

Lake Wind Advisory
NVZ004-021100-
/O.NEW.KREV.LW.Y.0020.150902T2000Z-150903T0400Z/
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FERNLEY...FALLON...LOVELOCK...
SILVER SPRINGS...NIXON...IMLAY
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM PDT WEDNESDAY
FOR PYRAMID LAKE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY FOR PYRAMID LAKE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM
PDT WEDNESDAY.


* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* WAVE HEIGHTS: 2 TO 3 FEET. HIGHEST WAVES ALONG NORTH AND EAST
SHORES.

* SMALL BOATS WILL BE PRONE TO CAPSIZING AND SHOULD REMAIN OFF LAKE
WATERS UNTIL CONDITIONS IMPROVE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RENO OR LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER
RADIO FOR UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

$$


Lake Wind Advisory
CAZ072-NVZ002-021100-
/O.NEW.KREV.LW.Y.0020.150902T2000Z-150903T0400Z/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH LAKE TAHOE...TAHOE CITY...
TRUCKEE...MARKLEEVILLE...GLENBROOK...INCLINE VILLAGE
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM PDT WEDNESDAY
FOR LAKE TAHOE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY FOR LAKE TAHOE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM
PDT WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* WAVE HEIGHTS: 2 TO 3 FEET. HIGHEST WAVES ALONG NORTH AND EAST
SHORES.

* SMALL BOATS WILL BE PRONE TO CAPSIZING AND SHOULD REMAIN OFF LAKE
WATERS UNTIL CONDITIONS IMPROVE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RENO OR LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER
RADIO FOR UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

$$

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