Reno, NV (89501)

2:41 PM PDT on July 24, 2017 (GMT -0700)
UNR Campus, LMR Roof | | Change Station

Elev 4570 ft 39.54 °N, 119.81 °W | Updated 42 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
91.8 °F
Feels Like 88 °F
N
1.8
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 15000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 22000 ft
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 48 °F
Humidity 22%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:52 AM 8:19 PM
Waxing Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KRNO 242055Z VRB06KT 10SM -RA FEW080 BKN110TCU BKN150 BKN220 34/08 A2993 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N-SE RAB55 SLP064 VIRGA DSNT N-NE CB DSNT N AND NE-E MOV N TCU ALQDS P0000 60000 T03440078 58022
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 15000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 22000 ft
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 48 °F
Humidity 22%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:52 AM 8:19 PM
Waxing Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KRNO 242055Z VRB06KT 10SM -RA FEW080 BKN110TCU BKN150 BKN220 34/08 A2993 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N-SE RAB55 SLP064 VIRGA DSNT N-NE CB DSNT N AND NE-E MOV N TCU ALQDS P0000 60000 T03440078 58022

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 2:35 PM PDT Jul. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
western Churchill County in west central Nevada...
north central Lyon County in west central Nevada...

* until 300 PM PDT

* at 233 PM PDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Silver
Springs, or 8 miles southwest of Lahontan Reservoir, moving
northeast at 20 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and dime size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, fencing, and trees.
           Blowing dust may occur resulting in low visibility.


* Locations impacted include...
Lahontan Reservoir, Fernley, Silver Springs, Fernley - Tiger Field
Airport, US 50 at Lyon-Churchill co line and Silver Springs
Airport.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Small hail, damaging winds, and frequent cloud to ground lightning
is occurring with this storm. Get off lake lahontan immediately! Do
not get caught out on the water in a thunderstorm. Others should move
indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading killers.
Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck
by lightning.


Lat... Lon 3931 11915 3932 11926 3945 11936 3960 11920
      3944 11886
time... Mot... loc 2133z 231deg 17kt 3940 11922

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 60mph


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235 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
western Churchill County in west central Nevada...
north central Lyon County in west central Nevada...

* until 300 PM PDT

* at 233 PM PDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Silver
Springs, or 8 miles southwest of Lahontan Reservoir, moving
northeast at 20 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and dime size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, fencing, and trees.
           Blowing dust may occur resulting in low visibility.


* Locations impacted include...
Lahontan Reservoir, Fernley, Silver Springs, Fernley - Tiger Field
Airport, US 50 at Lyon-Churchill co line and Silver Springs
Airport.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Small hail, damaging winds, and frequent cloud to ground lightning
is occurring with this storm. Get off lake lahontan immediately! Do
not get caught out on the water in a thunderstorm. Others should move
indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading killers.
Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck
by lightning.


Lat... Lon 3931 11915 3932 11926 3945 11936 3960 11920
      3944 11886
time... Mot... loc 2133z 231deg 17kt 3940 11922

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 60mph


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Special Statement
Issued: 2:18 PM PDT Jul. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Strong storm moving towards Pyramid Lake...

At 216 PM PDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm
southwest of Nixon moving northeast at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Pyramid Lake, Nixon, Virginia Peak and Tohakum Peak.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If on or near Pyramid Lake, get out of the water and move indoors or
inside a vehicle. Don't be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.
Strong wind gusts and lightning pose an immediate danger to boaters.
Gusty winds will cause a rapid increase in wave heights which may
capsize small boats.


Lat... Lon 3969 11941 3975 11956 4012 11968 4021 11942
      3988 11902
time... Mot... loc 2116z 221deg 15kt 3983 11937


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218 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

... Strong storm moving towards Pyramid Lake...

At 216 PM PDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm
southwest of Nixon moving northeast at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Pyramid Lake, Nixon, Virginia Peak and Tohakum Peak.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If on or near Pyramid Lake, get out of the water and move indoors or
inside a vehicle. Don't be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.
Strong wind gusts and lightning pose an immediate danger to boaters.
Gusty winds will cause a rapid increase in wave heights which may
capsize small boats.


Lat... Lon 3969 11941 3975 11956 4012 11968 4021 11942
      3988 11902
time... Mot... loc 2116z 221deg 15kt 3983 11937


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