Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Reno NV
535 PM PDT SUN AUG 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Placer County in central California...
  El Dorado County in northern California...
  Douglas County in western Nevada...

* Until 600 PM PDT

* At 534 PM PDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Emerald Bay,
  or near South Lake Tahoe, moving northwest at 10 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs, siding, fencing, and trees. Dust storms
           resulting in serious accidents.

* Locations impacted include...
  South Lake Tahoe, Bliss State Park, Emerald Bay, Sugar Pine Point
  S, Meeks Bay, Homewood, Fallen Leaf Campground and Meeks Bay


For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a

If on or near Lake Tahoe, get away from the water and move indoors
or inside a vehicle. Remember, lightning can strike out to 15 miles
from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder, you are close
enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter now!  Do not
be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.


LAT...LON 3916 12002 3893 11995 3886 12015 3900 12020
      3909 12022
TIME...MOT...LOC 0034Z 155DEG 7KT 3897 12010



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