Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 3:21 PM PDT on August 31, 2015

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Wednesday afternoon through
Wednesday evening for gusty winds and low humidity for portions of
northeast California and western and west-central Nevada...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for gusty winds and low humidity... which is in effect from
Wednesday afternoon through Wednesday evening.

* Affected area... fire zone 278 eastern Lassen County... fire
zone 450 western Nevada Sierra front... fire zone 453 west
central Nevada basin and range and fire zone 458 northern
Washoe County.

* Winds... southwest to west 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

* Humidity... between 8 and 15%.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create critical fire weather conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. Check weather.Gov/Reno for updates and possible red
flag warnings.



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