Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
259 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

NVZ001-201400-
/O.NEW.KREV.HW.W.0005.170220T1800Z-170222T0000Z/
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
Including the cities of Hawthorne, Yerington, and Smith Valley
259 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 4 PM PST
TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect from 10 AM Monday to 4 PM PST
Tuesday.

* Timing: Winds will increase late Monday morning and continue
  through Tuesday. Strongest winds will be Monday 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: Plan for hazardous travel conditions for high profile
  vehicles along Highway 95. A few power outages are also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time Secure loose outdoor items such as patio
furniture, holiday decorations, 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.

&&

$$

NVZ004-201400-
/O.NEW.KREV.WI.Y.0006.170220T1800Z-170222T0000Z/
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-170220T0600Z/
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
Including the cities of Fernley, Fallon, Lovelock,
and Silver Springs
259 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING FOR PYRAMID LAKE...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 4 PM PST
TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from 10 AM Monday to 4 PM PST Tuesday.

* Winds: Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph
  increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph in the
  afternoon.

* Wave Heights: 2 to 4 feet.

* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
  capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions
  improve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Check lake conditions before heading out and be prepared for a
sudden increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing
boating activities on the lake until a day with less wind.

Now is the time to secure loose outdoor items such as patio
furniture, holiday decorations, 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.

&&

$$

NVZ003-201400-
/O.NEW.KREV.WI.Y.0006.170220T1800Z-170222T0000Z/
Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Including the cities of Sparks, Gardnerville, and Virginia City
259 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 4 PM PST
TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from 10 AM Monday to 4 PM PST Tuesday.

* Timing: Winds will increase late Monday morning and continue
  through Tuesday afternoon. Strongest winds will be Monday
  afternoon through Tuesday morning.

* Winds: South to Southwest winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55
  mph. Wind prone areas gusting to near 70 mph.

* Impacts: Plan for hazardous travel conditions for high profile
  vehicles along Highway 395, Highway 50, and Interstate 580.
  Strong turbulence and wind shear could impact aviation travel. A
  few power outages are also possible in and near the foothills.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time to secure loose outdoor items such as patio
furniture, holiday decorations, 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-NVZ005-201400-
/O.NEW.KREV.WI.Y.0006.170220T1800Z-170222T0000Z/
Surprise Valley California-Northern Washoe County-
Including the cities of Cedarville, Fort Bidwell, Empire,
and Gerlach
259 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 4 PM PST
TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from 10 AM Monday to 4 PM PST Tuesday.

* Timing: Winds will increase late Monday morning and continue
  through Tuesday afternoon. Strongest winds will be Monday
  afternoon through Tuesday morning.

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

* Impacts: Plan for hazardous travel conditions for high profile
  vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time to secure loose outdoor items such as patio
furniture, holiday decorations, 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-NVZ002-200600-
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-170220T0600Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Stateline,
and Incline Village
259 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING FOR LAKE TAHOE...

* Winds: Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* Wave Heights: 2 to 3 feet.

* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
  capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions
  improve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Check lake conditions before heading out and be prepared for a
sudden increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing
boating activities on the lake until a day with less wind.

&&

$$

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