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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
259 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

CAZ072-NVZ002-200600-
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-170220T0600Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Stateline,
and Incline Village
259 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING FOR LAKE TAHOE...

* Winds: Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* Wave Heights: 2 to 3 feet.

* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
  capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions
  improve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Check lake conditions before heading out and be prepared for a
sudden increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing
boating activities on the lake until a day with less wind.

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
259 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

NVZ004-201400-
/O.NEW.KREV.WI.Y.0006.170220T1800Z-170222T0000Z/
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-170220T0600Z/
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
Including the cities of Fernley, Fallon, Lovelock,
and Silver Springs
259 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING FOR PYRAMID LAKE...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 4 PM PST
TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from 10 AM Monday to 4 PM PST Tuesday.

* Winds: Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph
  increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph in the
  afternoon.

* Wave Heights: 2 to 4 feet.

* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
  capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions
  improve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Check lake conditions before heading out and be prepared for a
sudden increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing
boating activities on the lake until a day with less wind.

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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