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Eastern Lassen County-Western Nevada Sierra Front-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-Northern Washoe County-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
352 AM PDT Mon Jun 26 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE
SIERRA FRONT...EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY...AND PORTIONS OF WEST
* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Zone 278 Eastern Lassen County, Fire Zone
450 Western Nevada Sierra Front, Fire Zone 453 West Central
Nevada Basin and Range, Fire Zone 458 Northern Washoe County
and Fire Zone 459 Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties.
* WINDS...Southwest to west 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* HUMIDITY...6 to 14 percent.
* IMPACTS...The combination of gusty winds and low humidity can
cause fire to rapidly grow in size and intensity before first
responders can contain them.
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.