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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
937 AM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...Windy Conditions Thursday Afternoon through Friday for the
Northern and Central Sacramento Valley...

.A series of storm systems will pass over northern California
this week which will bring increasing southerly winds to the
region. The strongest winds are expected to arrive Thursday
afternoon and will then continue through Friday.

CAZ015-016-221500-
/O.EXT.KSTO.WI.Y.0013.181122T2000Z-181124T0000Z/
Northern Sacramento Valley-Central Sacramento Valley-
Including the cities of Redding, Red Bluff, Chico, Oroville,
and Marysville/Yuba City
937 AM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO 4 PM PST
FRIDAY...

* LOCATION...Northern and Central Sacramento Valley.

* TIMING...Thursday afternoon through Friday.

* WINDS...Sustained south winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to
  45 mph.

* IMPACTS...Blowing debris, downed tree branches, and power
  outages possible. Hazardous driving conditions especially for
  small cars and high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
937 AM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...Windy Conditions Thursday Afternoon through Friday for the
Northern and Central Sacramento Valley...

.A series of storm systems will pass over northern California
this week which will bring increasing southerly winds to the
region. The strongest winds are expected to arrive Thursday
afternoon and will then continue through Friday.

CAZ066-221500-
/O.EXB.KSTO.WI.Y.0013.181122T2000Z-181124T0000Z/
Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley-
Including the city of Paradise
937 AM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO 4 PM PST
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon Thursday to 4 PM PST
Friday.

* LOCATION...Northern and Central Sacramento Valley.

* TIMING...Thursday afternoon through Friday.

* WINDS...Sustained south winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to
  45 mph.

* IMPACTS...Blowing debris, downed tree branches, and power
  outages possible. Weakened trees over the camp fire burn scar
  may fall. Hazardous driving conditions especially for small cars
  and high profile vehicles.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
413 PM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

NVZ004-230015-
/O.EXB.KREV.WI.Y.0009.181122T2000Z-181124T0300Z/
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
Including the cities of Fernley, Fallon, Lovelock,
Silver Springs, and Imlay
413 PM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO 7 PM PST
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from noon Thursday to 7 PM PST Friday.

* Changes: New Wind Advisory issued for this area.

* Timing: Winds will begin to increase Thursday afternoon, with
  stronger winds possible by Friday.

* Winds: Thursday...Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
  Friday...Southwest to west 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55 mph.
  Wind prone locations could see even higher gusts.

* Wave Heights on Pyramid Lake: 2 to 4 feet Thursday, increasing
  to 3 to 5 feet Friday. Avoid recreational boating activity due
  to dangerous lake conditions.

* Impacts: Winds could cause travel impacts for high profile
  vehicles in addition to turbulence, wind shear and mountain wave
  activity for aviation.

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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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
413 PM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

CAZ070-071-NVZ005-230015-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0009.181122T2000Z-181123T0600Z/
/O.CON.KREV.HW.A.0002.181123T1200Z-181124T0300Z/
Surprise Valley California-Lassen-Eastern Plumas-
Eastern Sierra Counties-Northern Washoe County-
Including the cities of Cedarville, Fort Bidwell, Portola,
Susanville, Empire, and Gerlach
413 PM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 10 PM PST
THURSDAY...
...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

* Changes: None.

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

* Winds: Thursday...Southwest 20 to 30 mph 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.

* 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 corridor.

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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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
413 PM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

CAZ072-NVZ002-003-230015-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0009.181122T2000Z-181123T1200Z/
/O.CON.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
413 PM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

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

* Changes: None to wind speeds. Included Lake Tahoe wave heights.

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

* Winds: Thursday...Southwest 20 to 30 mph 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, with gusts up
  to 100 mph for Sierra ridges.

* Wave Heights on Lake Tahoe: 3 to 6 feet. Avoid recreational
  boating activity on area lakes due to dangerous lake conditions.

* 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.

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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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
329 PM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH THE THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY...

.A series of fronts will pass through the area during the holiday
and weekend, producing multiple periods of strong winds. These
winds, in combination with rain and snow, will result in hazardous
driving conditions during one of the busiest travel times of the
year.

CAZ085-ORZ030-221130-
/O.UPG.KMFR.HW.A.0010.181122T1800Z-181123T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.WI.Y.0029.181122T1800Z-181124T0300Z/
Modoc County-
Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
329 PM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THURSDAY TO 7 PM PST
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from 10 AM Thursday to 7 PM PST
Friday.

* Winds: South to southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Timing: Winds will increase Thursday morning, reaching a peak
  in the afternoon and evening.

* Locations include: Tionesta, Beatty, portions of highway 140,
  and other valley locations in Modoc and eastern Klamath Counties.

* Impacts: Travel may become difficult, especially for
  lightweight and high profile vehicles. Loose outdoor objects or
  materials could get blown about. Tree damage and blowing dust
  are possible.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/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.

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BPN

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
228 PM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

.A storm system arriving Thanksgiving afternoon will bring gusty
southwesterly winds across the North Bay through Friday afternoon.
Southwest winds will be locally strongest along the coast and over
the higher terrain of the North Bay. In addition, gusty
crosswinds will impact the Golden Gate Bridge, Richmond San Rafael
Bridge, and Carquinez Bridge, bringing difficult travel for
motorists.

CAZ505>507-221400-
/O.NEW.KMTR.WI.Y.0008.181123T0000Z-181124T0000Z/
Coastal North Bay Including Point Reyes National Seashore-
North Bay Interior Valleys-North Bay Mountains-
Including the cities of Tamalpais-Homestead, Sausalito,
Santa Rosa, South Santa Rosa, Napa, San Rafael, Petaluma, Novato,
Rohnert Park, Angwin, Lagunitas-Forest Knolls, and Woodacre
228 PM PST Wed Nov 21 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THURSDAY TO 4 PM PST
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 4 PM Thursday to 4 PM PST
Friday.

* WINDS...Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts 30 to 35 mph for
  valley locations including most urban towns and cities.
  Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts 35 to 50 mph for the
  Marin and Sonoma coastline as well as interior North Bay
  elevations above 1000 feet. Locally stronger winds over the
  highest mountain peaks and ridges across the North Bay.

* TIMING... Southwest winds will strengthen across the Northern
  San Francisco Bay between Thursday afternoon and Friday
  afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds may blow down weakened trees and
  branches. Downed power lines may lead to isolated power outages.
  Travel will be difficult for high profile vehicles. Unsecured
  objects will be blown around or knocked over.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

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