Washoe County, Nevada
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Weather Alerts: Washoe County, Nevada
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Blowing Dust Advisory
NVZ005-050000-
/O.CON.KREV.DU.Y.0005.150904T2100Z-150905T0400Z/
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EMPIRE...GERLACH
252 AM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35
MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH BY
EARLY EVENING.

* VISIBILITY: DUST WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY DOWN TO 1 MILE AT TIMES
INCLUDING THE SMOKE CREEK AND BLACK ROCK DESERT AREAS. THIS
INCLUDES BLACK ROCK CITY FOR BURNING MAN FESTIVAL GOERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY MEANS THAT BLOWING DUST WILL RESTRICT
VISIBILITIES. TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION.

&&

$$

Blowing Dust Advisory
NVZ004-050000-
/O.CON.KREV.DU.Y.0005.150904T2100Z-150905T0400Z/
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0021.150904T2100Z-150905T0400Z/
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FERNLEY...FALLON...LOVELOCK...
SILVER SPRINGS...NIXON...IMLAY
252 AM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR PYRAMID LAKE...

A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A LAKE WIND ADVISORY FOR
PYRAMID LAKE REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM
PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35
MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH BY
EARLY EVENING.

* PYRAMID LAKE WAVE HEIGHTS: 2 TO 4 FEET. HIGHEST WAVES ALONG THE
NORTH AND EAST SHORES.

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

* VISIBILITY: DUST WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY DOWN TO 1 MILE AT TIMES.
DRIVERS...INCLUDING I-80 BETWEEN LOVELOCK AND WINNEMUCCA AND
ALONG HIGHWAY 95...SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN REDUCTIONS IN
VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY MEANS THAT BLOWING DUST WILL RESTRICT
VISIBILITIES. TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Warning
CAZ273-NVZ450-050000-
/O.CON.KREV.FW.W.0007.150904T2100Z-150905T0400Z/
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
251 AM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY IN THE
SIERRA FRONT...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 273 MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES AND
FIRE ZONE 450 WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 35 TO 40
MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 MPH IN WIND PRONE AREAS.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* 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.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Warning
NVZ453-459-050000-
/O.CON.KREV.FW.W.0007.150904T2100Z-150905T0400Z/
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
251 AM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE
WEST-CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 453 WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND
RANGE AND FIRE ZONE 459 MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35 MPH
INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH BY EARLY
EVENING.

* HUMIDITY...7 TO 13 PERCENT.

* 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
CAZ071>073-NVZ002-050000-
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0021.150904T1800Z-150905T0400Z/
LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-MONO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTOLA...SUSANVILLE...WESTWOOD...
SIERRAVILLE...LOYALTON...SOUTH LAKE TAHOE...TAHOE CITY...
TRUCKEE...MARKLEEVILLE...BRIDGEPORT...COLEVILLE...LEE VINING...
MAMMOTH LAKES...GLENBROOK...INCLINE VILLAGE
252 AM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING
TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 35 TO 40 MPH.

* WAVE HEIGHTS ON LAKE TAHOE: 2 TO 4 FEET. HIGHEST WAVES ALONG
THE 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
NVZ004-050000-
/O.CON.KREV.DU.Y.0005.150904T2100Z-150905T0400Z/
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0021.150904T2100Z-150905T0400Z/
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FERNLEY...FALLON...LOVELOCK...
SILVER SPRINGS...NIXON...IMLAY
252 AM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR PYRAMID LAKE...

A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A LAKE WIND ADVISORY FOR
PYRAMID LAKE REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM
PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35
MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH BY
EARLY EVENING.

* PYRAMID LAKE WAVE HEIGHTS: 2 TO 4 FEET. HIGHEST WAVES ALONG THE
NORTH AND EAST SHORES.

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

* VISIBILITY: DUST WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY DOWN TO 1 MILE AT TIMES.
DRIVERS...INCLUDING I-80 BETWEEN LOVELOCK AND WINNEMUCCA AND
ALONG HIGHWAY 95...SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN REDUCTIONS IN
VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY MEANS THAT BLOWING DUST WILL RESTRICT
VISIBILITIES. TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION.

&&

$$

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