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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
329 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

...GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

NVZ035-041-041630-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WI.Y.0011.150904T1800Z-150905T0300Z/
WHITE PINE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...
GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
329 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM PDT FRIDAY.


* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  55 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE FRIDAY MORNING IN MOST
  AREAS...WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS EXPECTED FRIDAY AFTERNOON INTO
  EARLY THE EVENING HOURS.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT...ELY...
  MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK

* IMPACTS...STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL IMPACT TRAVEL...ESPECIALLY
  ALONG EAST-WEST ROUTES SUCH AS HIGHWAYS 6 AND 50. HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST MAY
  IMPACT VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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.

&&

$$

JR



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