Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Elko NV
350 PM PDT Mon Apr 16 2018

White Pine County-Northeastern Nye County-
Including the cities of Ely, Ruth, McGill, Connors Pass,
Great Basin National Park, Duckwater, and Currant Summit
350 PM PDT Mon Apr 16 2018


Strong and gusty winds ahead of a cold front have produced areas
of blowing dust across portions of southeast White Pine and
northeastern Nye county. A spotter in Baker at 3:20 pm PDT
reported very low visibilities briefly below one hundred feet in
wind blown dust. Areas of blowing dust will continue to reduced
visibilities across the area through mid evening. Motorist should
exercise caution as sudden drops in visibilities could result in
very hazardous driving conditions.

In addition, a WIND ADVISORY remains in effect for White Pine and
northeastern Nye until 8 PM PDT this evening.

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