Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
502 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

NVZ030-031-033>041-011815-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINNEMUCCA...MCDERMITT...JACKPOT...
WILDHORSE...OWYHEE...SILVER ZONE PASS...WEST WENDOVER...
SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS....ELY...RUTH...
MCGILL...BATTLE MOUNTAIN...AUSTIN...EUREKA...DIAMOND VALLEY...
ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN...WELLS...RUBY VALLEY...
PEQUOP SUMMIT...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...DUCKWATER...
CURRANT SUMMIT
502 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE AGAIN TODAY...
...LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE...

A RATHER MOIST AIR MASS OVER NORTHERN NEVADA WILL HELP TO BRING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA TODAY. WITH SLOW
STORM SPEEDS EXPECTED AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON...THE POTENTIAL EXISTS
FOR LOCALIZED HEAVY RAIN. SOME AREAS...LIKE WILDHORSE AND CHICKEN
CREEK SUMMIT IN ELKO COUNTY...HAVE SEEN SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL OVER
THE PAST ONE TO TWO DAYS. IF ADDITIONAL RAIN FALLS IN THESE AND
OTHER PREVIOUSLY HIT AREAS...THE POSSIBILITY OF LOCALIZED FLASH
FLOODING WILL BE HIGH. IF RAIN FALLS ON PREVIOUSLY DRIER
LOCATIONS...FLOODING WILL BE LESS LIKELY.

MOISTURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS...ALLOWING
FOR ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO DEVELOP EACH AFTERNOON.

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