Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Elko NV
929 AM PDT Mon Jun 26 2017


NVZ454-468>470-270500-
/O.CON.KLKN.FW.W.0003.170626T1900Z-170627T0500Z/
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-Eastern Elko County-
929 AM PDT Mon Jun 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY, AND DRY
THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 454...468...469 AND 470...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 454 Central Lander and
  Eureka Counties...Fire Weather Zone 468 Eastern Humboldt
  County and Northwestern Elko County...Fire Weather Zone 469
  Southwestern and Central Elko County and Fire Weather Zone 470
  Eastern Elko County.

* Winds...southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 10 percent.

* Thunderstorm Coverage...Isolated dry thunderstorms.

* Outflow Winds...Gusts up to 55 mph.

* Impacts...The combination of gusty winds and low humidity,
  along with dry lightning and strong outflow winds, will create
  critical fire weather conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

NVZ467-270500-
/O.CON.KLKN.FW.W.0003.170626T1900Z-170627T0500Z/
Central and Western Humboldt County-
929 AM PDT Mon Jun 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 467...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 467 Central and Western
  Humboldt County.

* Winds...southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 10 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
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$



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