Washoe County, Nevada
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High Wind Warning
CAZ071-NVZ003-230000-
/O.CON.KREV.HW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-141123T0000Z/
LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES-GREATER RENO-
CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTOLA...SUSANVILLE...SPARKS...
GARDNERVILLE...VIRGINIA CITY
347 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON.

* TIMING: THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH MIDDAY FOR
LASSEN...EASTERN PLUMAS AND SIERRA COUNTIES...WITH WINDS
REMAINING STRONG THROUGH AFTERNOON FOR THE RENO...CARSON CITY
AND MINDEN AREAS.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH. GUSTS
UP TO 75 MPH ARE POSSIBLE FOR WIND PRONE AREAS.

* IMPACTS: HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES WITH TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS POSSIBLE ON HIGHWAY
395...MAINLY SOUTH OF SUSANVILLE...AND INTERSTATE 580 SOUTH OF
RENO. PATIO FURNITURE AND FENCES MAY BE BLOWN OVER...AND TREES
MAY LOSE SOME LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DAMAGE TO TREES...POWER LINES AND PROPERTY IS POSSIBLE WITH WINDS
OF THIS MAGNITUDE. TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION AND REMAIN ALERT FOR SUDDEN GUSTS OR
CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ072-NVZ002-005-230000-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-141123T0000Z/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH LAKE TAHOE...TRUCKEE...
INCLINE VILLAGE...EMPIRE...GERLACH
347 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING: THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS MORNING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH. SIERRA
RIDGE GUSTS NEAR 100 MPH.

* WAVE HEIGHTS ON LAKE TAHOE: 2 TO 5 FEET WITH THE HIGHEST
WAVES ON NORTHEAST SHORES.

* IMPACTS: HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS...ESPECIALLY IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...SHOULD USE
CAUTION AND REMAIN ALERT FOR SUDDEN GUSTS OR CROSS WINDS. CHECK
OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RENO OR LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO
FOR UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
NVZ001-004-230000-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-141123T0300Z/
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAWTHORNE...YERINGTON...SMITH VALLEY...
FERNLEY...FALLON...LOVELOCK...SILVER SPRINGS
347 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING.

* TIMING: THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH. GUSTS
UP TO 65 MPH ARE POSSIBLE ALONG HIGHWAY 95 NEAR WALKER LAKE.

* IMPACTS: HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. RAPID DROPS IN VISIBILITY ARE POSSIBLE DUE TO
AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS...ESPECIALLY IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...SHOULD USE
CAUTION AND REMAIN ALERT FOR SUDDEN GUSTS OR CROSS WINDS. CHECK
OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RENO OR LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO
FOR UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

$$


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