Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
743 PM PDT FRI AUG 21 2015


NVZ468>470-220345-
/O.EXP.KLKN.FW.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150822T0300Z/
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
743 PM PDT FRI AUG 21 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
468...469 AND 470...

ALTHOUGH RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERIES WILL REMAIN POOR DURING THE
EVENING...WINDS HAVE DIMINISHED TO BELOW CRITICAL FIRE
THRESHOLDS. THEREFORE...THE RED FLAG WARNING WILL BE ALLOWED TO
EXPIRE AT 8 PM.

MUCH LESS WIND CAN BE EXPECTED TOMORROW AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS
OVER THE AREA. AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL ONCE AGAIN REACH THE UPPER 80S
TO LOW 90S.

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