Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
839 PM PDT SUN JUL 5 2015

NVZ004-060500-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE NV-
839 PM PDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH BLOWING DUST AFFECTING INTERSTATE 80 IN
PERSHING AND NORTHERN CHURCHILL COUNTY...

AT 835 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE
TRACKING THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS CENTRAL PERSHING COUNTY AND NORTHWEST
CHURCHILL COUNTY...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THESE STORMS. THESE STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING AREAS
OF BLOWING DUST ACROSS INTERSTATE 80 EAST OF FERNLEY TO LOVELOCK TO
WINNEMUCCA THROUGH 10 PM...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN 2 MILES
AT TIMES.

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO AFFECT HIGHWAY 95 SOUTH OF TRINITY JUNCTION
THROUGH 9 PM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LOVELOCK...OREANA...UNIONVILLE...IMLAY...TRINITY JUNCTION...AND RYE
PATCH RESERVOIR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4085 11779 3978 11817 3970 11896 3981 11900
      4082 11871
TIME...MOT...LOC 0329Z 273DEG 29KT 4075 11868 4003 11887

$$

MJD



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