Washoe County, Nevada
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Weather Alerts: Washoe County, Nevada
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Lake Wind Advisory
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Stateline,
and Incline Village
317 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017


The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Lake Wind
Advisory for Lake Tahoe, which is in effect from 10 AM to 10 PM
PST Saturday.

* Winds: East to Northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Wave Heights: 1 to 3 feet with highest waves on western shores.

* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions


Check lake conditions before heading out and be prepared for a
sudden increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing
boating activities on the lake until a day with less wind.



Special Weather Statement
Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties-Greater Reno-
Carson City-Minden Area-
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
Northern Washoe County-
Including the cities of Portola, Susanville, Westwood,
Sierraville, Loyalton, Sparks, Verdi, Gardnerville,
Virginia City, Fernley, Fallon, Lovelock, Silver Springs, Nixon,
Imlay, Empire, and Gerlach
949 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

A cold front moving south across northeast CA has brought light
snow to some areas in Modoc and Lassen Counties, mainly north and
west of Susanville. These spotty snow amounts have been very
light but have created slick spots on roadways, including on Cedar
Pass and on highway 395 near Madeline.

The cold front will continue to move south overnight, creating
snow and slick spots on roads. Very light snow is expected in the
Reno-Sparks area between about 3 to 6 am. Anyone traveling in
western NV (north of highway 50) Saturday morning should check
road conditions before departing.

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