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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
350 AM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

NVZ004-240000-
/O.EXB.KREV.LW.Y.0003.180124T2000Z-180125T0600Z/
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
350 AM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 10 PM PST WEDNESDAY
FOR PYRAMID LAKE...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Lake Wind
Advisory for Pyramid Lake, which is in effect from noon to 10 PM
PST Wednesday.

* Winds: Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* 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.

&&

$$

CAZ073-NVZ003-240000-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0001.180124T1800Z-180125T0600Z/
Mono County-Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Including the cities of Bridgeport, Mammoth Lakes, Sparks,
Gardnerville, and Virginia City
350 AM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 10 PM PST
WEDNESDAY...

* Timing: Increasing winds early Wednesday morning will peak
  Wednesday afternoon and evening.

* Winds: South to southwest winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts 45 to 60
  mph. Gusts in wind prone areas could reach 70 mph, with Sierra
  ridge gusts in excess of 100 mph.

* Impacts: Travel will be impacted, especially for high profile
  vehicles. Turbulence and wind shear could impact air travel
  with the most likely time for low level wind shear Wednesday
  morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time to secure loose outdoor items such as patio
furniture 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-NVZ002-240000-
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0003.180124T1800Z-180125T0000Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Stateline,
and Incline Village
350 AM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM PST
WEDNESDAY FOR LAKE TAHOE...

* Winds: Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
  Winds will continue to increase into Wednesday evening. Winter
  Weather Advisory is in effect starting 4 pm Wednesday.

* Wave Heights: 2 to 4 feet. Highest waves from mid lake to the
  north and east shores.

* 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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