Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Elko NV
215 PM PDT Mon Sep 18 2017

Humboldt County-Northern Elko County-Southeastern Elko County-
Ruby Mountains/East Humboldt Range-White Pine County-
Northern Lander County and Northern Eureka County-
Southern Lander County and Southern Eureka County-
Southwestern Elko County-South Central Elko County-
Northwestern Nye County-Northeastern Nye County-
215 PM PDT Mon Sep 18 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Nevada...north
central Nevada...northeast Nevada...northwest Nevada and south
central Nevada.

.DAYS ONE and TWO...Monday evening through Tuesday.

A strong winter-like system will develop over southern Canada part
of which will drop southwest into the Great Basin. Increasing
clouds will invade Nevada and isolated showers or thunderstorms
the far northern part of the state.

.DAYS THREE THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

This winter-like system will deepen with Wednesday being the last
mild day. A cold front will cross the state Thursday, bringing
highs down the 40s and 50s most places and lows in the 20s and 30s
through Saturday.

Snow will develop over the higher terrain of central and northern
Nevada Thursday and could even produce a dusting or mix of rain
and snow as low as 5600 feet in northern valleys....6000 feet in
central valleys. Mountains above about 8000 feet could see a few
inches by Friday and some higher ridges as much as six inches.

If you are planning on travel, work, or play in the higher country
Thursday or Friday, have a plan B. The snows could affect your

A snow advisory may be issued for this period.

A slow warming and drying trend starts Saturday.


Spotters are asked to report weather phenomena according to
standard operating procedure.


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