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Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
252 PM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

CAZ073-NVZ001-301200-
/O.CON.KREV.HW.W.0006.170330T1500Z-170331T0300Z/
Mono County-Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
Including the cities of Bridgeport, Mammoth Lakes, Hawthorne,
Yerington, and Smith Valley
252 PM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM PDT
THURSDAY...

* Timing: Winds will increase Thursday morning with the
  strongest winds expected with the passage of a strong cold
  front by early afternoon.

* Winds: West 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 70 mph in wind prone
  locations shifting northwest by early afternoon behind the front.

* Impacts: Crosswinds may result in travel impacts for high
  profile vehicles and areas of wind shear for aviation.
  Choppy waters can be expected on area lakes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time 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.

&&

$$

NVZ003-301200-
/O.EXT.KREV.WI.Y.0008.170330T1200Z-170331T0300Z/
Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Including the cities of Sparks, Gardnerville, and Virginia City
252 PM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 8 PM PDT THURSDAY...

The Wind Advisory is now in effect from 5 AM to 8 PM PDT
Thursday.

* Timing: Winds will increase Thursday morning with the strongest
  winds expected with the passage of a strong cold front Thursday
  morning.

* Winds: West 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph shifting
  northwest by early afternoon behind the front.

* Impacts: Strong crosswinds may produce travel restrictions
  for high profile vehicles. Choppy conditions can be expected
  on Washoe Lake. Areas of turbulence and wind shear will be
  possible for those with aviation interests.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time to 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-NVZ004-005-301200-
/O.EXT.KREV.WI.Y.0008.170330T1200Z-170331T0600Z/
Surprise Valley California-
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
Northern Washoe County-
Including the cities of Cedarville, Fort Bidwell, Fernley,
Fallon, Lovelock, Silver Springs, Empire, and Gerlach
252 PM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 11 PM PDT THURSDAY...

The Wind Advisory is now in effect from 5 AM to 11 PM PDT
Thursday.

* Timing: Winds will increase Thursday morning with the strongest
  winds expected with the passage of a strong cold front Thursday
  morning.

* Winds: West 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph shifting
  northwest by early afternoon behind the front.

* Waves on Pyramid Lake: 2 to 4 feet. Highest waves on eastern
  and southern shores.

* Impacts: Crosswinds may result in travel impacts for high
  profile vehicles and areas of wind shear for aviation. Small
  boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to capsizing
  and should remain off lake waters until conditions improve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time to 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.

&&

$$

CAZ072-NVZ002-301200-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0008.170330T1200Z-170331T0300Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline,
and Incline Village
252 PM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 8 PM PDT
THURSDAY...

* Timing: Winds will increase through the day Thursday.

* Winds: West 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph shifting
  northwest by early afternoon behind a passing cold front.

* Waves on Lake Tahoe: 2 to 4 feet. Highest waves on eastern
  and southern shores.

* Impacts: Crosswinds may result in travel impacts for high
  profile vehicles and areas of wind shear for aviation. Small
  boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to capsizing
  and should remain off lake waters until conditions improve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time to 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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