Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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WUUS55 KREV 060356
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NVC001-027-060445-
/O.NEW.KREV.SV.W.0018.150706T0356Z-150706T0445Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
856 PM PDT SUN JUL 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN CHURCHILL COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL NEVADA...
  SOUTHWESTERN PERSHING COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL NEVADA...

* UNTIL 945 PM PDT

* AT 852 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL...QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND
  DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT WALL OF
  DUST WITH THIS STORM AS WELL...EXPECT VISIBILITY DOWN TO A MILE
  ALONG INTERSTATE 80 FROM TRINITY JUNCTION TO LOVELOCK. THIS STORM
  WAS LOCATED 10 MILES NORTH OF TRINITY JUNCTION...OR 19 MILES WEST
  OF LOVELOCK...AND MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LOVELOCK...OREANA...TOULON PEAK...JUNCTION I 80 AND NV 396/857
  (EXIT 112)...LOVELOCK DERBY FIELD AIRPORT AND TRINITY PEAK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AREAS OF BLOWING DUST WILL RAPIDLY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO BELOW ONE
MILE ALONG INTERSTATE 80. THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION AND
TRAVELERS ENCOUNTERING THIS DUST STORM SHOULD SLOW DOWN OR SAFELY
PULL OFF TO THE SIDE OF THE ROAD...AND TURN ON THEIR HEADLIGHTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4001 11894 4037 11885 4034 11821 3986 11837
TIME...MOT...LOC 0352Z 282DEG 23KT 4008 11881

$$

DJ



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