Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
659 PM PDT SAT MAY 21 2016

NVZ003-004-220230-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE NV-
GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA NV-
659 PM PDT SAT MAY 21 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH POSSIBLE SMALL HAIL ON INTERSTATE 80 WEST
OF FERNLEY...

AT 651 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR SHOWED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER
DERBY DAM...OR 20 MILES EAST OF RENO...MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

SMALL HAIL AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS THROUGH 730 PM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FERNLEY...DERBY DAM...PATRICK AND WADSWORTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS STORM WILL AFFECT TRAVELERS ON INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN DERBY DAM
AND FERNLEY. SMALL HAIL MAY ACCUMULATE ON THE ROAD...CREATING SLICK
AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. SLOW DOWN IF YOU ENCOUNTER HEAVY
RAIN OR HAIL...AND TURN ON YOUR HEADLIGHTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3958 11924 3952 11957 3963 11963 3969 11927
TIME...MOT...LOC 0151Z 251DEG 13KT 3960 11944

$$

MD


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