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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:17 PM PDT on October 25, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on October 26, 2014


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening...

A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening.

* Timing: winds will continue through the evening... then slowly
diminish overnight.

* Winds: south to southwest 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Waves on pyramid lake: 2 to 4 feet this evening. Small boats
should avoid the lake for the remainder of today.

* Impacts: hazardous travel conditions for high profile vehicles
with travel restrictions possible on Highway 95. Blowing dust
may create sudden reductions in visibility.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Motorists... especially in high profile vehicles... should use
caution and remain alert for sudden gusts or cross winds. Check
our website at weather.Gov/Reno or listen to NOAA Weather Radio
for updates on this situation.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:36 PM PDT on October 25, 2014

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on October 25, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening
for strong winds and low humidity for west central Nevada...

* affected area... fire zone 453 west central Nevada basin and
range and fire zone 459 Mineral and southern Lyon counties.

* Winds... southwest 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph. Strongest
winds north of Highway 50.

* Humidity... 8 to 18 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means weather conditions can cause fires to
grow rapidly in size and intensity before first responders can
contain them. Avoid doing outdoor activities that can create a
spark near dry vegetation... such as yard work... target shooting...
or campfires. Continue to check weather.Gov/Reno for updates and
preparedness tips.



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