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Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
1128 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

CAZ071-NVZ003-004-221300-
/O.NEW.KREV.FZ.A.0001.170923T0800Z-170923T1600Z/
Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties-Greater Reno-
Carson City-Minden Area-
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
Including the cities of Portola, Gardnerville, Fallon,
and Lovelock
1128 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Freeze Watch,
which is in effect from late Friday night through Saturday
morning.

* Areas Impacted: Carson Valley, Carson City, suburbs of Reno-
  Sparks, around Fallon, Lovelock and agricultural areas in
  Pershing County, Sierra Valley, Susanville and lower elevations
  of Lassen County.

* Temperatures: Low temperatures Saturday morning are projected
  to be in the 20s to near 30 for these areas. This coupled with
  light winds and clear skies will result in frost and freeze
  impacts.

* Impacts: This is potentially the first widespread frost and
  freeze for many areas this fall. Sensitive vegetation will
  likely be damaged if not protected. Some above ground irrigation
  systems could also suffer damage if not drained or protected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Freeze Watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible.
These conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.
A Freeze Warning will be issued once confidence increases to high
that widespread sub-freezing temperatures will occur.

&&

$$

-Chris

http://weather.gov/reno



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