Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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WUUS55 KREV 052242
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
342 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN LYON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL NEVADA...
  SOUTHERN WASHOE COUNTY IN WESTERN NEVADA...
  NORTHWESTERN CHURCHILL COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL NEVADA...

* UNTIL 445 PM PDT

* AT 341 PM PDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED A SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS
  STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR HAZEN...OR 8 MILES NORTH OF LAHONTAN
  RESERVOIR...AND MOVING NORTH AT 35 MPH. NICKEL SIZE HAIL MAY ALSO
  ACCOMPANY THE DAMAGING WINDS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FERNLEY...HAZEN...I-80 NEAR AND EAST OF FERNLEY...DESERT PEAK AND FERNLEY
  - TIGER FIELD AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE NOW FOR HIGH WINDS...HAIL...HEAVY RAIN AND DEADLY LIGHTNING.
DURING A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE
AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

AREAS OF BLOWING DUST WILL RAPIDLY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO BELOW ONE MILE.

&&

LAT...LON 3947 11902 3953 11926 4000 11910 4000 11900
      3995 11877
TIME...MOT...LOC 2241Z 191DEG 31KT 3957 11911

$$

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