... Red flag warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this
evening for gusty winds and low humidity for the eastern Sierra
and western Nevada...
* affected area... fire zone 273 Mono-eastern alpine counties and
fire zone 450 western Nevada Sierra front.
* Winds... southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph. Local
gusts to 55 mph in wind prone areas such as Washoe Valley and
* Humidity... 15 to 20 percent. Overnight recoveries will remain
poor on mid slopes tonight.
* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create critical fire weather conditions this evening.
A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
will occur. Continue to check weather.Gov/Reno for updates.