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Nevada, Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake

Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 2:07 PM PDT on August 20, 2014

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on August 22, 2014


... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Friday morning through
Friday evening for gusty winds and low humidity for extreme
northeastern California and northwest Nevada...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for gusty winds and low humidity... which is in effect from
Friday morning through Friday evening.

* Affected area... fire zone 270 Surprise Valley California...
fire zone 278 eastern Lassen County... fire zone 450 western
Nevada Sierra front... fire zone 453 west central Nevada basin
and range and fire zone 458 northern Washoe County.

* Winds... west 15 to 25 with gusts 35 to 40 mph.

* Humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create critical fire weather conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. Check weather.Gov/Reno for updates and possible red
flag warnings.





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