Nixon, NV (89424)

11:25 AM 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 4 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
82.8 °F
Feels Like 80 °F
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4.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 8.0 mph

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6:21 AM 7:35 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 98% visible
Pressure 30.18 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 19%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 8 out of 12
Pollen 7.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KRTS 281815Z AUTO 01003KT 10SM CLR 27/02 A3018 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.18 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 19%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 8 out of 12
Pollen 7.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KRTS 281815Z AUTO 01003KT 10SM CLR 27/02 A3018 RMK AO2

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Blowing Dust Advisory
Statement as of 4:00 AM PDT on August 28, 2015

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

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a blowing dust
advisory... which is in effect from 8 am to 6 PM PDT Saturday.

* Timing: late Saturday morning through Saturday afternoon.

* Winds: 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

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

* 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 4:07 AM PDT on August 28, 2015

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

The National Weather Service in Reno has upgraded the Fire Weather
Watch to a red flag warning for strong winds and low fuel
moistures... which is in effect from 4 am to 6 PM PDT Saturday.

* Affected area... fire zone 273 Mono-eastern alpine counties...
fire zone 450 western Nevada Sierra front and fire zone 453 west
central Nevada basin and range.

* Winds... southwest to west 15 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45
mph. Locally stronger gusts up to 55 mph in wind prone areas.
Sierra ridge wind gusts up to 70 mph.

* Humidity... limited recovery between 35 and 45 percent
tonight... then lowering to between 15 and 25 percent on
Saturday.

* 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.