Washoe County, Nevada
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High Wind Watch
CAZ071>073-NVZ002-003-220000-
/O.CON.KREV.HW.A.0004.141122T0600Z-141123T0000Z/
LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-MONO-GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTOLA...SUSANVILLE...
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE...TRUCKEE...BRIDGEPORT...MAMMOTH LAKES...
INCLINE VILLAGE...SPARKS...GARDNERVILLE...VIRGINIA CITY
338 AM PST FRI NOV 21 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

A HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE THIS EVENING WITH THE STRONGEST
WINDS OVERNIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL DIMINISH
BY SATURDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH POTENTIAL GUSTS UP
TO 65 MPH LATE TONIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST ON SATURDAY. GUSTS
UP TO 75 MPH ARE POSSIBLE FOR WIND PRONE AREAS...WITH SIERRA
RIDGE GUSTS NEAR 100 MPH.

* IMPACTS: VERY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES ALONG NORTH TO SOUTH ORIENTED ROUTES WITH
TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS LIKELY ON HIGHWAY 395 AND INTERSTATE 580.
PATIO FURNITURE AND FENCES MAY BE BLOWN OVER...AND ANY TREES
WITH LEAVES REMAINING MAY LOSE SOME LIMBS. SECURE ANY LOOSE
OUTDOOR ITEMS AND HOLIDAY DECORATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS POTENTIAL FOR STRONG DAMAGING
WINDS TO AFFECT THE AREA. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS AT WEATHER.GOV/RENO.

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