Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Reno NV
658 PM PDT FRI JUN 23 2017

CAZ072-NVZ002-003-240300-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area CA-Greater Lake Tahoe Area NV-Greater Reno-
Carson City-Minden Area NV-
658 PM PDT FRI JUN 23 2017

...Strong Thunderstorms south of Gardnerville...

At 656 PM PDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Alpine Village, or 8 miles south of Gardnerville. This storm was
nearly stationary.  New storms may fire nearby over Southern Douglas
County through 8 pm.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Gardnerville, Gardnerville Ranchos, Woodfords, Mesa Vista, Alpine
Village, Gardnerville Ranch, and Minden.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

During a thunderstorm, seek shelter inside a sturdy structure and
stay away from windows. Hikers and campers should seek shelter in a
vehicle if possible.

&&

LAT...LON 3896 11952 3869 11960 3877 11984 3898 11984
TIME...MOT...LOC 0156Z 206DEG 3KT 3881 11973

$$

JW



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