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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
218 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...STRONG NORTHWESTERLY WINDS BEHIND COLD FRONT...

NVZ033-040-221630-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WI.Y.0025.141222T1800Z-141223T0300Z/
SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...SILVER ZONE PASS...
WEST WENDOVER...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN
218 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM PST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM PST MONDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 5O MPH.

* TIMING: STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR IN THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* IMPACTS: STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
  DIFFICULT...WITH STRONG CROSS WINDS EXPECTED ON WEST-EAST
  ORIENTED HIGHWAYS SUCH AS INTERSTATE 80 AND U.S. HIGHWAY 6.

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.

&&

$$

RLC


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