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Lake Wind Advisory

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

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST WILL
BRING INCREASING WINDS TODAY. LAKE WATERS WILL BE CHOPPY AND
BLOWING DUST WILL RESTRICT VISIBILITY AT TIMES IN THE LOWER
DESERTS.

CAZ072-NVZ002-022300-
/O.EXT.KREV.LW.Y.0020.150902T1800Z-150903T0400Z/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH LAKE TAHOE...TAHOE CITY...
TRUCKEE...MARKLEEVILLE...GLENBROOK...INCLINE VILLAGE
318 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE LAKE WIND ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING
TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

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

* WAVE HEIGHTS: 2 TO 4 FEET. HIGHEST WAVES ALONG NORTH AND EAST
  SHORES.

* SMALL BOATS WILL BE PRONE TO CAPSIZING AND SHOULD REMAIN OFF
  LAKE WATERS UNTIL CONDITIONS IMPROVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RENO OR LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER
RADIO FOR UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

$$



Red Flag Warning

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.

&&

$$



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