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High Wind Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
337 AM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

CAZ072-NVZ002-003-221200-
/O.NEW.KREV.WI.Y.0009.181122T2000Z-181123T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KREV.HW.A.0002.181123T1200Z-181124T0300Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline,
Incline Village, Sparks, Verdi, Gardnerville, and Virginia City
337 AM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO 4 AM PST
FRIDAY...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from noon Thursday to 4 AM PST Friday. a High
Wind Watch has also been issued. This High Wind Watch is in
effect from late Thursday night through Friday evening.


* Timing: Winds will begin to increase Thursday afternoon,
  potentially becoming strong and damaging by Friday.

* Winds: Thursday...Southwest 20 to 30 with gusts to 50 mph.
  Friday...Southwest to west 25 to 35 mph with gusts 55 to 70
  mph. Wind prone locations could see even higher gusts. Sierra
  ridges could see gusts 80 to 100 mph.

* Impacts: Winds could cause travel impacts for high profile
  vehicles in addition to turbulence, wind shear and mountain wave
  activity for aviation. Winds may be strong enough to cause
  damage and blow high profile vehicles over on Friday, especially
  along the Highway 395/I-580 corridor. In addition, dangerous
  conditions are likely on Lake Tahoe and other area lakes.


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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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
337 AM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

CAZ072-NVZ002-003-221200-
/O.NEW.KREV.WI.Y.0009.181122T2000Z-181123T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KREV.HW.A.0002.181123T1200Z-181124T0300Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline,
Incline Village, Sparks, Verdi, Gardnerville, and Virginia City
337 AM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO 4 AM PST
FRIDAY...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from noon Thursday to 4 AM PST Friday. a High
Wind Watch has also been issued. This High Wind Watch is in
effect from late Thursday night through Friday evening.


* Timing: Winds will begin to increase Thursday afternoon,
  potentially becoming strong and damaging by Friday.

* Winds: Thursday...Southwest 20 to 30 with gusts to 50 mph.
  Friday...Southwest to west 25 to 35 mph with gusts 55 to 70
  mph. Wind prone locations could see even higher gusts. Sierra
  ridges could see gusts 80 to 100 mph.

* Impacts: Winds could cause travel impacts for high profile
  vehicles in addition to turbulence, wind shear and mountain wave
  activity for aviation. Winds may be strong enough to cause
  damage and blow high profile vehicles over on Friday, especially
  along the Highway 395/I-580 corridor. In addition, dangerous
  conditions are likely on Lake Tahoe and other area lakes.


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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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
344 PM PST Tue Nov 20 2018

CAZ072-NVZ002-212345-
/O.UPG.KREV.WS.A.0007.181121T2300Z-181122T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KREV.WS.W.0007.181121T2300Z-181122T1400Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
344 PM PST Tue Nov 20 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM WEDNESDAY TO 6 AM PST
THURSDAY ABOVE 7000 FEET...

* WHAT...Moderate to heavy snow expected above 7000 feet, with
  rain changing to snow below 7000 feet Wednesday night and early
  Thanksgiving morning. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 15 inches
  above 7000 feet, with up to 4 inches below 7000 feet.

* WHERE...Greater Lake Tahoe Area.

* WHEN...From 3 PM Wednesday to 6 AM PST Thursday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult, especially
  given the higher than usual traffic volume Wednesday. DELAYS OF
  MANY HOURS is possible for travelers over Tahoe area passes late
  Wednesday afternoon and Wednesday night. Rough conditions are
  expected on Lake Tahoe Wednesday afternoon into the evening.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Avoid travel if possible, you could be stuck in your vehicle for
many hours. If you must travel, prepare for long delays and carry
an emergency kit with extra food, water and clothing. If you stay
home, have a backup plan in case of power outages.

The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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