Washoe County, Nevada
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Flood Advisory
NVC031-290330-
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WASHOE NV-
636 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
SOUTHWESTERN WASHOE COUNTY IN WESTERN NEVADA...
THIS INCLUDES THE STEAD AND LEMMON VALLEY.

* UNTIL 830 PM PDT

* AT 631 PM PDT HEAVY RAIN FROM A THUNDERSTORMS HAS CAUSED PONDING
OF WATER ON ROADS...WITH SEVERAL DRAINAGE DITCHES FILLED
WITH WATER. LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN WILL CONTINUE IN THE AREA FOR
THE NEXT HOUR WHICH WILL CONTINUE THE THREAT OF WATER COVERING
ROADS IN THE STEAD AND LEMMON VALLEY AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. DRIVERS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND TURN ON THEIR HEADLIGHTS IF
ENCOUNTERING HEAVY RAINS.

&&

LAT...LON 3972 11997 3972 11977 3958 11977 3958 11997

$$

Special Weather Statement
NVZ004-005-290530-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FERNLEY...FALLON...LOVELOCK...
SILVER SPRINGS...NIXON...IMLAY...EMPIRE...GERLACH
726 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

...THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOW WINDS TO 50 MPH...

THUNDERSTORMS OVER WESTERN NEVADA HAVE PRODUCED SEVERAL
OUTFLOWS WITH WINDS UP TO 50 MPH. THESE WINDS WILL CREATE AREAS OF
BLOWING DUST WITH VISIBILITY FALLING BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES.

TRAVELERS ALONG INTERSTATE 80 AND ALTERNATE HIGHWAY 50 EAST OF
FERNLEY...HIGHWAY 95 NORTH OF FALLON...AND HIGHWAYS 445...446 AND
447 SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN CROSS WINDS AND RAPID REDUCTIONS
IN VISIBILITY THROUGH 10 PM THIS EVENING.

$$

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