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White Pine County-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway
50-Southwestern and Central Elko County-Eastern Elko County-
237 AM PDT Sun Sep 23 2018
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 470...
* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 455 White Pine County...Fire
Weather Zone 457 Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka
Counties South of Highway 50...Fire Weather Zone 469
Southwestern and Central Elko County and Fire Weather Zone 470
Eastern Elko County.
* Winds...West 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Relative Humidity...As low as 6 percent.
* Impacts...The combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create critical fire weather conditions.
A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.