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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
206 PM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

CAZ070>073-NVZ001>005-292230-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA CA-LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-
EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES CA-MONO CA-GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA CA-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA NV-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE NV-
GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA NV-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES NV-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY NV-
206 PM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF THE SIERRA CREST...

AT 201 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES THUNDERSTORMS ARE GROWING
STRONGER IN MONO...MINERAL...AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES. THERE IS
ALSO AN ISOLATED STORM IN EASTERN SIERRA COUNTY 10 MILES WEST OF
STEAD. THESE STORMS WILL CONTINUE TO GROW STRONGER AND ARE MOVING
NORTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH. WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS. THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND ALSO SPREAD
EASTWARD AWAY FROM THE SIERRA CREST TOWARD THE HIGHWAY 95 CORRIDOR
THIS AFTERNOON. BRIEF HEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

HIKERS OR CAMPERS SHOULD SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE OR
VEHICLE IF POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE STORMS WILL INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

DURING A THUNDERSTORM...SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND
STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

&&

LAT...LON 3773 11926 3804 11931 3884 12013 3961 12047
      3971 12072 4019 12088 4059 12132 4118 12133
      4119 12005 4170 12023 4199 12004 4199 11932
      4096 11933 4095 11892 3822 11798 3789 11835
      3789 11842 3747 11783 3746 11784 3746 11878
TIME...MOT...LOC 2053Z 223DEG 28KT 3842 11820

$$

JM




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