Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
238 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

...CRITICAL CONDITIONS ACROSS THE TAHOE BASIN INTO LOWER
ELEVATIONS OF NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN NEVADA...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL DROP FROM WESTERN CANADA INTO THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST THIS WEEK. THIS WILL PUSH A COLD FRONT INTO OREGON AND
IDAHO TODAY. STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL DEVELOP IN
ADVANCE OF THIS COLD FRONT ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA
AND WESTERN NEVADA TODAY.

CAZ272-022300-
/O.EXB.KREV.FW.W.0006.150902T1800Z-150903T0200Z/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
238 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM PDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE TAHOE BASIN...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 272 GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...BETWEEN 15 AND 20 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL
  CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
WILL OCCUR.  CONTINUE TO CHECK WEATHER.GOV/RENO FOR UPDATES.

&&

$$

CAZ278-NVZ450-453-458-022300-
/O.CON.KREV.FW.W.0006.150902T2000Z-150903T0400Z/
EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
238 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR
PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN AND WEST-CENTRAL
NEVADA...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 278 EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY...FIRE
  ZONE 450 WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT...FIRE ZONE 453 WEST
  CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE AND FIRE ZONE 458 NORTHERN
  WASHOE COUNTY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...BETWEEN 8 AND 15 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL
  CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
WILL OCCUR.  CONTINUE TO CHECK WEATHER.GOV/RENO FOR UPDATES.

&&

$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO


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