Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Reno NV
347 PM PDT FRI AUG 18 2017

CAZ072-073-NVZ002-003-182345-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area CA-Mono CA-Greater Lake Tahoe Area NV-
Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area NV-
347 PM PDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...Thunderstorms developing over North Lake Tahoe...

At 343 PM PDT, Doppler radar was tracking a thunderstorm over Squaw
Valley. This storm was nearly stationary. Isolated to scattered
storms will continue to develop through the late afternoon and
evening hours.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
South Lake Tahoe, Alpine Meadows, Squaw Valley, Tahoe City, Incline
Village, Kings Beach, Prosser Creek Reservoir, Sonora Pass,
Coleville, Boca Reservoir, Donner Peak, Spooner Summit, Glenbrook,
Emerald Bay, Crystal Bay and Genoa.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If on or near a lake, get out of the water and move indoors or inside
a vehicle now. Don`t be caught on the water in a thunderstorm. Strong
wind gusts and lightning pose an immediate danger to boaters. Gusty
winds will cause a rapid increase in wave heights which may capsize
small boats.

&&

LAT...LON 3944 12001 3842 11940 3832 11964 3835 11963
      3845 11968 3869 11998 3881 12003 3883 12011
      3939 12035
TIME...MOT...LOC 2246Z 254DEG 2KT 3922 12021

$$

AH



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