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Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
533 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

NVZ001-210030-
/O.CON.KREV.HW.W.0005.170220T1800Z-170222T0000Z/
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
Including the cities of Hawthorne, Yerington, and Smith Valley
533 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* Timing: Winds will increase late this morning and continue
  through Tuesday. Strongest winds are expected this afternoon
  through Tuesday morning.

* Winds: South to southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 65
  mph in the afternoon. Wind prone areas gusting to 75 mph.

* Impacts: Damage to trees, power lines and property could occur
  with winds of this magnitude. Expect hazardous travel conditions
  for high profile vehicles along Highway 95.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Secure loose outdoor items such as patio furniture and trash cans
before winds increase which could blow these items away. The best
thing to do is prepare ahead of time by making sure you have
extra food and water on hand, flashlights with spare batteries
and/or candles in the event of a power outage.

&&

$$

NVZ003-004-210030-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0006.170220T1800Z-170222T0000Z/
Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
Including the cities of Sparks, Gardnerville, Virginia City,
Fernley, Fallon, Lovelock, and Silver Springs
533 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* Timing: Winds will increase late this morning and continue
  through Tuesday afternoon. Strongest winds are expected this
  afternoon through Tuesday morning.

* Winds: Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph
  increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55 mph in the
  afternoon.

* Wave Heights on Pyramid Lake: 2 to 4 feet. Small boats, kayaks
  and paddle boards will be prone to capsizing and should remain
  off lake waters until conditions improve.

* Impacts: Expect hazardous travel conditions for high profile
  vehicles along Interstate 80 and 580, and Highways 50 and 95. A
  few power outages are also possible. Strong turbulence and wind
  shear could impact aviation travel.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Secure loose outdoor items such as patio furniture and trash cans
before winds increase which could blow these items away. The best
thing to do is prepare ahead of time by making sure you have
extra food and water on hand, flashlights with spare batteries
and/or candles in the event of a power outage.

&&

$$

CAZ070-NVZ005-210030-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0006.170220T1800Z-170222T0000Z/
Surprise Valley California-Northern Washoe County-
Including the cities of Cedarville, Fort Bidwell, Empire,
and Gerlach
533 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* Timing: Winds will increase late this morning and continue
  through Tuesday afternoon. Strongest winds are expected this
  afternoon through Tuesday morning.

* Winds: South winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Impacts: Expect hazardous travel conditions for high profile
  vehicles. A few power outages are also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Secure loose outdoor items such as patio furniture and trash cans
before winds increase which could blow these items away. The best
thing to do is prepare ahead of time by making sure you have
extra food and water on hand, flashlights with spare batteries
and/or candles in the event of a power outage.

&&

$$

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