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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
111 PM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

CAZ273-170100-
/O.CON.KREV.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-190917T0100Z/
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
111 PM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
FOR MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

* Changes...None.

* Affected Area...Fire Zone 273 Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties.

* Winds....A strong cold front will bring southwest to west
  winds of 15 to 30 mph with gusts between 35 and 45 mph through
  this afternoon. Wind gusts of 50 to 60 mph are possible in
  wind prone areas.

* Humidity...Minimum 10 to 20%.

* Duration...4-8 hours today.

* Impacts...The combination of gusty winds and low humidity can
  cause fire to rapidly grow in size and intensity.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This is a particularly dangerous situation for the foothills and
wind-prone spots along the Highway 395 corridor, with low
humidity and high winds. New fires may grow rapidly out of
control, in some cases people may not be able to evacuate safely
in time should a fire approach.

Avoid outdoor activities that can cause a spark near dry
vegetation, such as yard work, target shooting, or campfires.
Follow local fire restrictions. Check weather.gov/reno for
updates and livingwithfire.info for preparedness tips.

&&

$$



Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
401 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

CAZ073-170300-
/O.EXT.KREV.WI.Y.0010.190916T1101Z-190917T0300Z/
Mono County-
Including the cities of Bridgeport, Coleville, and Mammoth Lakes
401 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

The Wind Advisory is now in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening.

* Timing: Strong and gusty winds expected this morning and
  continuing through the afternoon.

* Winds: Southwest winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts 45 to 50 mph.
  Wind prone locations along the Highway 395 corridor may see
  gusts up to 60 mph.

* Impacts: Strong crosswinds possible along the Highway 395
  corridor. Roads may be closed to high profile vehicles at
  times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Secure loose outdoor items such as patio furniture, holiday
decorations, and trash cans which could be blown away. 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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