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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
205 PM PDT FRI SEP 26 2014

...STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED TODAY...

.THE FIRST STRONG PACIFIC TROUGH OF THE FALL SEASON WILL ARRIVE
ON THE WEST COAST TODAY. THE INCREASED PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL
RESULT IN STRONG GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS ACROSS CENTRAL
NEVADA THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING..

NVZ035-040-041-270300-
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WHITE PINE COUNTY-NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...
GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...
DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
205 PM PDT FRI SEP 26 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. GUSTS TO
  AROUND 55 MPH ON PASSES AND SUMMITS.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL
  DIMINISH BELOW ADVISORY CRITERIA FOR MOST VALLEYS AFTER
  SUNSET.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...DUCKWATER...
  CURRANT SUMMIT...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...GREAT BASIN
  NATIONAL PARK.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSSWINDS ARE EXPECTED ON WEST TO EAST
  ORIENTED HIGHWAYS...INCLUDING U.S. HIGHWAYS 6 AND 50. TRAVEL
  WILL BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
  SUDDEN GUSTS MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE.

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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RLC




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