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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
226 AM PDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...STORM SYSTEM TO AFFECT THE GREAT BASIN...

.WINDY CONDITIONS WILL PRECEDE A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM NOW
MOVING INTO WESTERN NEVADA.

NVZ035-041-020000-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WI.Y.0023.141101T1800Z-141102T0000Z/
WHITE PINE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...
GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
226 AM PDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM PDT
THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON.

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH... WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING: STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* IMPACTS: MOTORISTS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR STRONG WINDS AND
  HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WHEN DRIVING HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES... AREAS OF BLOWING DUST ARE POSSIBLE.


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.

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LW



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