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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
231 PM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015


NVZ034-035-037-040-041-300300-
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RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...SECRET PASS...
LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...
GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...AUSTIN...AUSTIN SUMMIT...EUREKA...
DIAMOND VALLEY...PINTO SUMMIT...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...
DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
231 PM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 35 MPH. WIND GUSTS NEAR 45
  ARE LIKELY ON PASSES...SUMMITS...AND NEAR HIGHER TERRAIN.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED DURING THE MID TO LATE
  AFTERNOON HOURS. WINDS WILL SUBSIDE QUICKLY AT SUNSET.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...DUCKWATER...
  CURRANT SUMMIT...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...GREAT BASIN
  NATIONAL PARK...SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON
  PASS... AUSTIN...AUSTIN SUMMIT...EUREKA...DIAMOND VALLEY...
  PINTO SUMMIT

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS ARE UNUSUAL DURING LATE SUMMER. STRONG
  WIND GUSTS WILL IMPACT TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR WEEKEND
  RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES. DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES
  ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION...ESPECIALLY ON WEST TO EAST
  ORIENTED ROADWAYS SUCH AS U.S. HIGHWAYS 6 AND 50. AREAS OF
  BLOWING DUST WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY.

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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