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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
159 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.A POWERFUL SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
BRINGING STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS TO THE SIERRA AND WESTERN NEVADA
LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY ALONG WITH PERIODS OF BLOWING DUST TO
THE LOWER DESERT VALLEYS.

CAZ072-NVZ002-291200-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0004.150829T0900Z-150829T1800Z/
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0019.150829T1800Z-150830T1000Z/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH LAKE TAHOE...TAHOE CITY...
TRUCKEE...MARKLEEVILLE...GLENBROOK...INCLINE VILLAGE
159 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM PDT
SATURDAY...
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO
3 AM PDT SUNDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM PDT
SATURDAY. A LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM
SATURDAY TO 3 AM PDT SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 2O TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH DECREASING
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON TO 15 TO 25 WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* WAVE HEIGHTS ON LAKE TAHOE: 2 TO 5 FEET WITH HIGHEST WAVES ON
  NORTH AND EAST SHORES.

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

* OTHER IMPACTS: WINDS WILL BE CAPABLE OF BRINGING DOWN TREE
  LIMBS AND MAY BLOW AWAY UNSECURED OUTDOOR ITEMS LIKE PATIO
  FURNITURE OR CAMPING GEAR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS...ESPECIALLY IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...SHOULD USE
CAUTION AND REMAIN ALERT FOR SUDDEN GUSTS OR CROSS WINDS. SECURE
OUTDOOR GEAR SUCH AS CAMPING GEAR AND PATIO FURNITURE. TREE LIMBS
MAY BE BLOWN DOWN AS WELL DUE TO DENSER FOLIAGE.

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
159 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.A POWERFUL SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
BRINGING STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS TO THE SIERRA AND WESTERN NEVADA
LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY ALONG WITH PERIODS OF BLOWING DUST TO
THE LOWER DESERT VALLEYS.

CAZ073-291200-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0004.150829T1100Z-150829T2100Z/
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0019.150829T2100Z-150830T0100Z/
MONO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRIDGEPORT...COLEVILLE...LEE VINING...
MAMMOTH LAKES
159 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 2 PM PDT
SATURDAY...
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 6 PM PDT
SATURDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 2 PM PDT SATURDAY.
A LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 6 PM PDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS: 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH. GUSTS TO 60 MPH
  POSSIBLE FOR WIND PRONE AREAS. WINDS DECREASING SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON TO 15 TO 25 WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

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

* OTHER IMPACTS: WINDS WILL BE CAPABLE OF BRINGING DOWN TREE
  LIMBS AND MAY BLOW AWAY UNSECURED OUTDOOR ITEMS LIKE PATIO
  FURNITURE OR CAMPING GEAR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS...ESPECIALLY IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...SHOULD USE
CAUTION AND REMAIN ALERT FOR SUDDEN GUSTS OR CROSS WINDS.

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
159 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.A POWERFUL SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
BRINGING STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS TO THE SIERRA AND WESTERN NEVADA
LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY ALONG WITH PERIODS OF BLOWING DUST TO
THE LOWER DESERT VALLEYS.

CAZ070-071-NVZ003-005-291200-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0004.150829T0900Z-150829T1800Z/
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-
EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES-GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CEDARVILLE...EAGLEVILLE...
FORT BIDWELL...PORTOLA...SUSANVILLE...WESTWOOD...SIERRAVILLE...
LOYALTON...SPARKS...VERDI...GARDNERVILLE...VIRGINIA CITY...
EMPIRE...GERLACH
159 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM PDT
SATURDAY.

* TIMING: TONIGHT CONTINUING INTO LATE SATURDAY MORNING.

* WINDS: 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS UP TO
  60 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE FOR WIND PRONE AREAS.

* IMPACTS: WINDS WILL BE CAPABLE OF BRINGING DOWN TREE LIMBS
  AND MAY BLOW AWAY UNSECURED OUTDOOR ITEMS LIKE PATIO
  FURNITURE OR CAMPING GEAR.

* BLOWING DUST: RESTRICTIONS TO VISIBILITY FOR MOTORISTS DOWN TO 1
  MILE AT TIMES. VISIBILITY WILL BE POOREST AROUND THE SMOKE CREEK
  AND BLACK ROCK DESERTS AND VISIBILITY ON THE PLAYA MAY BE
  LOWER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS...ESPECIALLY IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...SHOULD USE
CAUTION AND REMAIN ALERT FOR SUDDEN GUSTS OR CROSS WINDS. SECURE
OUTDOOR GEAR SUCH AS CAMPING GEAR AND PATIO FURNITURE. TREE LIMBS
MAY BE BLOWN DOWN AS WELL DUE TO DENSER FOLIAGE.

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

&&

$$


HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1053 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...UNSEASONABLY STRONG WIND STORM EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY...

.DEEP LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO FORM JUST OFFSHORE OF OREGON
BEGINNING TONIGHT...AND THIS WILL BRING STRONG WINDS TO THE COAST
AND EAST SIDE OVERNIGHT TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY. THIS IS AN
UNUSUALLY STRONG STORM FOR AUGUST...AND THERE IS A HIGHER THAN
NORMAL POTENTIAL FOR DAMAGE TO TREES WEAKENED BY DROUGHT. ALSO...
DUE TO THE HIGH LEVELS OF RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY ONGOING IN THE
AFFECTED AREAS...EXTRA PRECAUTION SHOULD BE TAKEN.

ORZ029-291800-
/O.CON.KMFR.WI.Y.0014.150829T0900Z-150830T0000Z/
KLAMATH BASIN-
1053 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 5 PM PDT
SATURDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 5 PM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUST UP TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE TONIGHT...PEAK LATE TONIGHT
  INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: HIGHWAY 97 NEAR MODOC POINT...AND HIGHER
  TERRAIN.

* IMPACTS: STRONG CROSS WINDS MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ALONG HIGHWAY 97. OUTDOOR
  RECREATION COULD BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO THE POTENTIAL OF
  FALLING BRANCHES AND TREES AND BLOWING DEBRIS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT
WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1053 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...UNSEASONABLY STRONG WIND STORM EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY...

.DEEP LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO FORM JUST OFFSHORE OF OREGON
BEGINNING TONIGHT...AND THIS WILL BRING STRONG WINDS TO THE COAST
AND EAST SIDE OVERNIGHT TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY. THIS IS AN
UNUSUALLY STRONG STORM FOR AUGUST...AND THERE IS A HIGHER THAN
NORMAL POTENTIAL FOR DAMAGE TO TREES WEAKENED BY DROUGHT. ALSO...
DUE TO THE HIGH LEVELS OF RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY ONGOING IN THE
AFFECTED AREAS...EXTRA PRECAUTION SHOULD BE TAKEN.

CAZ085-ORZ030-031-291800-
/O.CON.KMFR.HW.W.0007.150829T0900Z-150830T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.WI.Y.0014.150829T0900Z-150830T0000Z/
MODOC COUNTY-
NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY-
1053 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 5 PM PDT
SATURDAY...
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 5 PM PDT
SATURDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 5 PM PDT
SATURDAY. A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 5 PM PDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH IN THE
  WARNING AREA. SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH UP TO 55 MPH IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT...PEAK LATE TONIGHT INTO
  EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: HIGHWAY 31 BETWEEN PAISLEY AND SUMMER
  LAKE...AND AND HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE FREMONT...WARNER...AND
  HART RANGES.

* IMPACTS: STRONG CROSS WINDS MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ALONG HIGHWAY 31 AND HIGHWAY 140
  EAST OF LAKEVIEW. OUTDOOR RECREATION COULD BECOME HAZARDOUS
  DUE TO THE POTENTIAL OF FALLING BRANCHES AND TREES AND
  BLOWING DEBRIS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A
HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED
WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN
LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE. TRAVEL WILL BE IMPACTED... ESPECIALLY
FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH
HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

$$

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