Lyon County, NV
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Fire Weather Warning
CAZ273-NVZ450-459-291400-
/O.UPG.KREV.FW.A.0007.160729T2100Z-160730T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KREV.FW.W.0013.160729T2100Z-160730T0400Z/
MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
243 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 9 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR
THUNDERSTORMS AND STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN
NEVADA AND EASTERN CALIFORNIA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR THUNDERSTORMS AND STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS, WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 9 PM PDT FRIDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 273 MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES,
FIRE ZONE 450 WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT AND FIRE ZONE 459
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP FRIDAY AFTERNOON BECOMING SCATTERED INTO FRIDAY
EVENING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...GUSTS 40-50 MPH ARE LIKELY WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
GUSTS OVER 60 MPH POSSIBLE IN THE DESERT AREAS.

* IMPACTS...LIGHTNING CAN CREATE NEW FIRE STARTS AND MAY COMBINE
WITH STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS TO CAUSE A FIRE TO RAPIDLY GROW IN
SIZE AND INTENSITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES THAT CAN CAUSE A SPARK NEAR DRY
VEGETATION... SUCH AS YARD WORK... TARGET SHOOTING... OR
CAMPFIRES. FOLLOW LOCAL FIRE RESTRICTIONS. CHECK WEATHER.GOV/RENO
FOR UPDATES AND LIVINGWITHFIRE.INFO FOR PREPAREDNESS TIPS.


&&

$$

Heat Advisory
NVZ001-004-291200-
/O.CON.KREV.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-160730T0600Z/
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
221 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY...

* TEMPERATURE: HIGH TEMPERATURES OF 103 TO 108 DEGREES ARE
EXPECTED FOR VALLEYS THROUGH FRIDAY. OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL
GENERALLY BE IN THE 60S TO AROUND 70.

* IMPACTS: HOT TEMPERATURES EACH AFTERNOON WILL INCREASE THE
THREAT OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

YOUNG CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN
VEHICLES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE DURING
WARM OR HOT WEATHER WHEN CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL
TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF MINUTES. ANYONE OVERCOME BY HEAT
SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE IS AN
EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

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