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Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 11:17 AM PDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on October 01, 2016


... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Friday morning
through Friday evening for gusty winds and low humidity for the
Lake Tahoe basin and extreme northwest Nevada...

* affected area... fire zone 272 greater Lake Tahoe area and fire
zone 458 northern Washoe County.

* Winds... southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Humidity... 15 to 20 percent in western Nevada and 20 to 25
percent in the Sierra.

* 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.

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.



Http://weather.Gov/Reno



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Alaska - High Wind Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory
California - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Delaware - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Warning
Florida - Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Special Statement
Maryland - Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory
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Oregon - Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Puerto Rico - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
Tennessee - Special Statement
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Utah - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
West Virginia - Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning
Wyoming - Record Report , Public Information Statement
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