Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
140 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

NVZ030-031-033>041-300000-
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
RUBY MOUNTAINS AND EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST ELKO COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINNEMUCCA...MCDERMITT...
PARADISE VALLEY...GOLCONDA SUMMIT...JACKPOT...WILDHORSE...
OWYHEE...SILVER ZONE PASS...WEST WENDOVER...LEE...RUBY LAKE...
SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS...ELY...RUTH...
MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...
BATTLE MOUNTAIN...EMIGRANT PASS...AUSTIN...DIAMOND VALLEY...
EUREKA...EUREKA AIRPORT...GARDEN PASS...GILLMAN SPRINGS...
GRASS VALLEY...ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN...WELLS...
RUBY VALLEY...PEQUOP SUMMIT...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...
DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
140 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

...ARCTIC COLD EXPECTED IN NEVADA TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...

A COLD ARCTIC AIRMASS ORIGINATING FROM MONTANA AND CANADA WILL
ARRIVE IN NEVADA ON TUESDAY. AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL BE
RESTRICTED TO THE TEENS FOR MOST LOCATIONS. IN ADDITION,
NORTHEAST WINDS WILL BE STRONG AND GUSTY TUESDAY, WITH THE
STRONGEST WINDS ACROSS HUMBOLDT AND NYE COUNTIES. THE COMBINATION
OF COLD TEMPERATURES AND GUSTY WINDS WILL DRIVE WIND CHILL FACTORS
TO NEAR ZERO ON TUESDAY.

A CLEARING SKY AND FRESH SNOW COVER WILL ALLOW SUBZERO
TEMPERATURES TO BE COMMON NEW YEAR`S EVE MORNING. THE COLDEST
VALLEYS WILL FALL TO 10 TO 15 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

RESIDENTS ARE URGED TO PREPARE HOMES, AUTOMOBILES, PETS, AND
LIVESTOCK FOR THE ARRIVAL OF THIS ARCTIC AIR.

VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/ELKO FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION

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