Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Elko NV
229 PM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...Thunderstorms are expected to develop Wednesday across
Nevada. These will tend to be on the dry side as dry air aloft
advects into the area. Greatest coverage is expect across zones
469 and 470.

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Southwestern and Central Elko County-Eastern Elko County-
229 PM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR DRY LIGHTNING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 469
AND 470...

The National Weather Service in Elko has issued a Fire Weather
Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday morning through
Wednesday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 469 and 470

* THUNDERSTORMS...Scattered dry thunderstorms

* IMPACTS...Numerous new fire starts possible

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A fire weather watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.

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