Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
641 PM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

NVZ001-004-300230-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE NV-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES NV-
641 PM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS NEAR SILVER SPRINGS...

AT 637 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR FORT CHURCHILL STATION...OR 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF LAHONTAN
RESERVOIR... MOVING EAST AT 10 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FALLON...LAHONTAN RESERVOIR...FERNLEY...YERINGTON...WEED HEIGHTS...
SMITH...STAGECOACH...FORT CHURCHILL STATION...MASON...WABUSKA...
SILVER SPRINGS...HAZEN...NIXON...SILVER SPRINGS AIRPORT...
SMITH VALLEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS STORM WILL AFFECT TRAVELERS ON INTERSTATE 80 NEAR FERNLEY,
HIGHWAY 50 AND ALTERNATE 50 WEST OF FALLON, HIGHWAY 95 SOUTH OF
FALLON, AND ALTERNATE 95 SOUTH OF FERNLEY.

DRIVERS SHOULD EXPECT STRONG GUSTY CROSS WINDS WITH RAPID VISIBILITY
REDUCTIONS. HEAVY RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN PONDING OF WATER. SLOW
DOWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING HEAVY RAIN AND TURN ON YOUR HEADLIGHTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3879 11939 3898 11940 3899 11931 3908 11931
      3909 11941 3941 11944 3959 11931 3962 11926
      3982 11938 3985 11875 3870 11861
TIME...MOT...LOC 0137Z 291DEG 9KT 3931 11918

$$

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