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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
338 PM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

CAZ072-NVZ002-291300-
/O.NEW.KREV.WI.Y.0008.170330T1200Z-170331T0300Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline,
and Incline Village
338 PM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 8 PM PDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from 5 AM to 8 PM PDT Thursday.

* Timing: Winds will increase through the day Thursday.

* Winds: West 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph shifting northwest
  by early afternoon behind a passing cold front.

* Waves on Lake Tahoe: 2 to 4 feet. Highest waves on eastern and
  southern shores.

* Impacts: Crosswinds may result in travel impacts for high
  profile vehicles and areas of wind shear for aviation. Small
  boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to capsizing and
  should remain off lake waters until conditions improve.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time to secure loose outdoor items such as patio
furniture, holiday decorations, and trash cans before winds
increase which could blow these items away. The best thing to do
is prepare ahead of time by making sure you have extra food and
water on hand, flashlights with spare batteries and/or candles in
the event of a power outage.

&&

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