Washoe County, Nevada
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Flood Advisory
NVC031-040015-
/O.CON.KREV.FA.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-150704T0015Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WASHOE NV-
418 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM PDT FOR SOUTH
CENTRAL WASHOE COUNTY...

AT 415 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT THE HEAVIEST RAIN DUE
TO THUNDERSTORMS HAS LEFT THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR DOES SHOW
ADDITIONAL RAIN MOVING TOWARDS NORTHERN SPANISH SPRINGS. HEAVY
PONDING ON ROADWAYS AND MINOR URBAN FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE FOR
THE NEXT HOUR. AREA STREAMS AND CULVERTS WILL BE QUICKER TO RESPOND
TO THE ADDITIONAL RAIN.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
SPANISH SPRINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3981 11966 3968 11964 3970 11980 3981 11979

$$

Special Weather Statement
NVZ004-005-040030-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE NV-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY NV-
442 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...SEVERAL STRONG THUNDERSTORMS EAST AND NORTH OF THE SMOKE CREEK
DESERT...

AT 439 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 12 MILES SOUTHWEST OF GERLACH-EMPIRE...OR 16
MILES SOUTHWEST OF GERLACH...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM ALONG WITH HEAVY RAINFALL.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GERLACH-EMPIRE...SMOKE CREEK DESERT AND FOX MOUNTAIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM RESULTING IN
SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON THE ROAD AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.
DRIVERS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND TURN ON THEIR HEADLIGHTS IF
ENCOUNTERING HEAVY RAINS.

&&

LAT...LON 4044 11941 4035 11971 4083 11995 4104 11954
TIME...MOT...LOC 2339Z 153DEG 18KT 4047 11956

$$

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