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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Elko NV
238 PM PST Thu Nov 16 2017

NVZ035>038-040-041-170600-
/O.EXT.KLKN.WI.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-171117T0600Z/
White Pine County-
Northern Lander County and Northern Eureka County-
Southern Lander County and Southern Eureka County-
Southwestern Elko County-Northwestern Nye County-
Northeastern Nye County-
238 PM PST Thu Nov 16 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...Southwest 15-30 mph with gusts 35-50 mph. Highest
  winds expected at higher elevations, summits and passes, where
  isolated gusts up to 60+ mph are possible.

* TIMING...Strongest winds will occur in the late afternoon and
  early evening hours.

* IMPACTS...Motorists should exercise caution while driving in
  the wind advisory area. Be alert to sudden gusts of wind
  which may cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Extra
  attention should be given to cross winds when driving on
  north to south oriented roads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A wind advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph with gusts
in excess of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

&&

$$

NVZ030-170300-
/O.CON.KLKN.WI.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-171117T0300Z/
Humboldt County-
238 PM PST Thu Nov 16 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...Southwest 15-30 mph with gusts 35-50 mph. Highest winds
  will occur over western Humboldt county as well on higher
  elevations, summits and passes, where isolated gusts up to 60+
  mph are possible.

* TIMING...Strongest winds will occur in the late afternoon and
  early evening hours.

* IMPACTS...Motorists should exercise caution while driving in
  the wind advisory area. Be alert to sudden gusts of wind
  which may cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Extra
  attention should be given to cross winds when driving on
  north to south oriented roads. Areas of blowing dust will
  also be possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A wind advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph with gusts
in excess of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

&&

$$

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