Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
126 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

NVZ003-004-212100-
GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA-WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE
INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-
126 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...HEAVY RAINFALL NEAR FERNLEY...

AT 119 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 5 MILES SOUTHWEST OF FERNLEY...OR 15 MILES
NORTHWEST OF LAHONTAN RESERVOIR...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING...HEAVY RAIN WITH AMOUNTS NEAR ONE INCH PER
HOUR...AND SMALL PEA SIZE HAIL...WILL OCCUR WITH THIS STORM.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED THROUGH 200 PM PDT INCLUDE...FERNLEY...
  WADSWORTH...AND INTERSTATE 80 FROM DERBY DAM TO FERNLEY.

HEAVY RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. EXPECT PONDING OF WATER
ON ROADWAYS. IN AREAS OF STEEP TERRAIN...MINOR ROCK SLIDES ARE
POSSIBLE. DRIVERS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND TURN ON THEIR HEADLIGHTS IF
ENCOUNTERING HEAVY RAINS.

&&

LAT...LON 3979 11943 3962 11916 3947 11930 3968 11955
TIME...MOT...LOC 2022Z 232DEG 9KT 3958 11930

$$

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