Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Blowing Dust Advisory, Lake Wind Advisory
Statement as of 2:52 AM PDT on September 04, 2015

... Blowing dust advisory remains in effect from 2 PM this
afternoon to 9 PM PDT this Evening...
... Lake Wind Advisory remains in effect from 2 PM this afternoon
to 9 PM PDT this evening for Pyramid Lake...

A blowing dust advisory remains in effect from 2 PM this
afternoon to 9 PM PDT this evening. A lake Wind Advisory for
Pyramid Lake remains in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 9 PM
PDT this evening.

* Winds... southwest to west 15 to 25 mph with gusts 30 to 35
mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph by
early evening.

* Pyramid Lake wave heights: 2 to 4 feet. Highest waves along the
north and east shores.

* Small boats will be prone to capsizing and should remain off
lake waters until conditions improve.

* Visibility: dust will reduce visibility down to 1 mile at times.
Drivers... including I-80 between Lovelock and Winnemucca and
along Highway 95... should be prepared for sudden reductions in
visibility.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A blowing dust advisory means that blowing dust will restrict
visibilities. Travelers are urged to use caution.






Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 2:51 AM PDT on September 04, 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to
9 PM PDT this evening for gusty winds and low humidity for the
west-central Nevada basin and range...

* affected area... fire zone 453 west central Nevada basin and
range and fire zone 459 Mineral and southern Lyon counties.

* Winds... southwest to west 15 to 25 mph with gusts 30 to 35 mph
increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph by early
evening.

* Humidity... 7 to 13 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
will occur. Continue to check weather.Gov/Reno for updates.



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