Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
736 PM PDT MON AUG 22 2016

NVZ003>005-230330-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE NV-
GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA NV-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY NV-
736 PM PDT MON AUG 22 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS REDEVELOPING AND MOVING TOWARD THE TULE
AND ANDERSON BURN SCARS...

AT 732 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10
MILES EAST OF DOYLE...MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH. THIS STORM...AND
ADDITIONAL STORMS TO ITS WEST...ARE MOVING TOWARD THE BURN SCARS FOR
THE ANDERSON AND TULE FIRES IN THE VIRGINIA COMPLEX.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM. MODERATE
TO HEAVY RAIN IS ALSO POSSIBLE IN THESE STORMS. THE MODERATE TO
HEAVY RAIN COULD CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OR DEBRIS FLOWS IN THE BURN
SCARS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SUTCLIFFE...THE NEEDLE ROCKS AND STATE LINE PEAK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. EXPECT
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. IN AREAS OF STEEP TERRAIN...MINOR ROCK
SLIDES ARE POSSIBLE....ESPECIALLY OVER RECENTLY BURNED AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 3996 11998 4019 11999 4019 11963 3989 11957
TIME...MOT...LOC 0232Z 274DEG 13KT 4005 11991

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