Nixon, NV (89424)

5:53 PM PDT on August 28, 2015 (GMT -0700)
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Location: Reno, NV
Elevation: 4410 ft
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Elev 4410 ft 39.83 °N, 119.64 °W | Updated 2 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
85.9 °F
Feels Like 83 °F
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11.0
Wind Variable Wind from WSW
Gusts 17.0 mph

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6:21 AM 7:35 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 99% visible
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 83 °F
Dew Point 38 °F
Humidity 18%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2 out of 12
Pollen 7.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KRTS 290035Z AUTO 26014G20KT 10SM CLR 27/02 A3007 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 83 °F
Dew Point 38 °F
Humidity 18%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2 out of 12
Pollen 7.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KRTS 290035Z AUTO 26014G20KT 10SM CLR 27/02 A3007 RMK AO2

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Blowing Dust Advisory
Statement as of 1:59 PM PDT on August 28, 2015

... Blowing dust advisory remains in effect from 8 am to 6 PM PDT
Saturday...

A blowing dust advisory remains in effect from 8 am to 6 PM PDT
Saturday.

* Timing: Saturday morning through Saturday afternoon.

* Winds: 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. Locally stronger
gusts in wind prone areas west of Highway 95.

* Visibility: generally 1 to 4 miles with brief periods below 1
mile possible.

* Waves heights on pyramid lake: 2 to 5 feet with highest waves on
the north and east shores.

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

* Other impacts: poor visibility will create difficult driving
conditions especially downwind of dry sinks and Lake Beds.
Winds may blow away unsecured outdoor items like patio
furniture or camping gear.

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 2:55 PM PDT on August 28, 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 4 am to 6 PM PDT
Saturday for strong winds and low fuel moistures for the eastern
Sierra and much of western Nevada...

* affected area... fire zone 273 Mono-eastern alpine counties...
fire zone 450 western Nevada Sierra front... fire zone 453 west
central Nevada basin and range and fire zone 459 Mineral and
southern Lyon counties.

* Winds... southwest to west 15 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
Locally stronger gusts up to 60 mph in wind prone areas. Sierra
ridge wind gusts up to 70 mph.

* Humidity... limited recovery between 30 and 45 percent
tonight... then lowering to between 15 and 25 percent on
Saturday. Driest conditions expected Saturday afternoon near
and east of Highway 95.

* Impacts... although daytime humidity values will be higher than
is typical for August... the duration and strength of winds
along with the low fuel moistures 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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