Silver Springs, NV (89429)

12:30 PM PDT on July 20, 2017 (GMT -0700)
6th and Tamarack | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Air Quality Alert

Elev 4210 ft 39.34 °N, 119.20 °W | Updated 6 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
87.9 °F
Feels Like 84 °F
N
7.8
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 7.8 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 12000 ft
Heat Index 84 °F
Dew Point 27 °F
Humidity 11%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KNFL 201856Z 02004KT 10SM BKN120 30/M16 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP169 FU BKN120 T03001161
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 12000 ft
Heat Index 84 °F
Dew Point 27 °F
Humidity 11%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KNFL 201856Z 02004KT 10SM BKN120 30/M16 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP169 FU BKN120 T03001161

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Air Quality Alert
Issued: 5:02 PM PDT Jul. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Air quality advisory for wildfire smoke...

Wildfire smoke from the detwiler fire in Mariposa County remains
across Douglas County into Reno/Sparks and western portions of
Pershing, Churchill, and Mineral counties.

Afternoon winds are helping to disperse the smoke which is improving
visibility and air quality currently, however we do anticipate areas
of smoke and haze to remain across the region through tomorrow.

When the winds weaken overnight we could see another cycle of smoke
settling into the valleys with degraded air quality and low
visibility tonight and into Thursday morning. As such have extended
the air quality advisory into Thursday afternoon.

Due to elevated particulate pollution levels, children, the elderly,
people with heart or lung problems, or people with current illnesses
such as the flu, are advised to stay indoors and avoid strenuous
outdoor activities in the impacted areas. For the latest air quality
index please visit: www.Airnow.Gov



502 PM PDT Wed Jul 19 2017

... Air quality advisory for wildfire smoke...

Wildfire smoke from the detwiler fire in Mariposa County remains
across Douglas County into Reno/Sparks and western portions of
Pershing, Churchill, and Mineral counties.

Afternoon winds are helping to disperse the smoke which is improving
visibility and air quality currently, however we do anticipate areas
of smoke and haze to remain across the region through tomorrow.

When the winds weaken overnight we could see another cycle of smoke
settling into the valleys with degraded air quality and low
visibility tonight and into Thursday morning. As such have extended
the air quality advisory into Thursday afternoon.

Due to elevated particulate pollution levels, children, the elderly,
people with heart or lung problems, or people with current illnesses
such as the flu, are advised to stay indoors and avoid strenuous
outdoor activities in the impacted areas. For the latest air quality
index please visit: www.Airnow.Gov



225 PM PDT Wed Jul 19 2017

... Air quality advisory for wildfire smoke...

Wildfire smoke from the detwiler fire in Mariposa County remains
across Douglas County into Reno/Sparks and western portions of
Pershing, Churchill, and Mineral counties.

Afternoon winds are helping to disperse the smoke which is improving
visibility and air quality currently, however we do anticipate areas
of smoke and haze to remain across the region through tomorrow.

When the winds weaken overnight we could see another cycle of smoke
settling into the valleys with degraded air quality and low
visibility tonight and into Thursday morning. As such have extended
the air quality advisory into Thursday afternoon.

Due to elevated particulate pollution levels, children, the elderly,
people with heart or lung problems, or people with current illnesses
such as the flu, are advised to stay indoors and avoid strenuous
outdoor activities in the impacted areas. For the latest air quality
index please visit: www.Airnow.Gov




225 PM PDT Wed Jul 19 2017

... Air quality advisory for wildfire smoke...

Wildfire smoke from the detwiler fire in Mariposa County remains
across Douglas County into Reno/Sparks and western portions of
Pershing, Churchill, and Mineral counties.

Afternoon winds are helping to disperse the smoke which is improving
visibility and air quality currently, however we do anticipate areas
of smoke and haze to remain across the region through tomorrow.

When the winds weaken overnight we could see another cycle of smoke
settling into the valleys with degraded air quality and low
visibility tonight and into Thursday morning. As such have extended
the air quality advisory into Thursday afternoon.

Due to elevated particulate pollution levels, children, the elderly,
people with heart or lung problems, or people with current illnesses
such as the flu, are advised to stay indoors and avoid strenuous
outdoor activities in the impacted areas. For the latest air quality
index please visit: www.Airnow.Gov




225 PM PDT Wed Jul 19 2017

... Air quality advisory for wildfire smoke...

Wildfire smoke from the detwiler fire in Mariposa County remains
across Douglas County into Reno/Sparks and western portions of
Pershing, Churchill, and Mineral counties.

Afternoon winds are helping to disperse the smoke which is improving
visibility and air quality currently, however we do anticipate areas
of smoke and haze to remain across the region through tomorrow.

When the winds weaken overnight we could see another cycle of smoke
settling into the valleys with degraded air quality and low
visibility tonight and into Thursday morning. As such have extended
the air quality advisory into Thursday afternoon.

Due to elevated particulate pollution levels, children, the elderly,
people with heart or lung problems, or people with current illnesses
such as the flu, are advised to stay indoors and avoid strenuous
outdoor activities in the impacted areas. For the latest air quality
index please visit: www.Airnow.Gov




225 PM PDT Wed Jul 19 2017

... Air quality advisory for wildfire smoke...

Wildfire smoke from the detwiler fire in Mariposa County remains
across Douglas County into Reno/Sparks and western portions of
Pershing, Churchill, and Mineral counties.

Afternoon winds are helping to disperse the smoke which is improving
visibility and air quality currently, however we do anticipate areas
of smoke and haze to remain across the region through tomorrow.

When the winds weaken overnight we could see another cycle of smoke
settling into the valleys with degraded air quality and low
visibility tonight and into Thursday morning. As such have extended
the air quality advisory into Thursday afternoon.

Due to elevated particulate pollution levels, children, the elderly,
people with heart or lung problems, or people with current illnesses
such as the flu, are advised to stay indoors and avoid strenuous
outdoor activities in the impacted areas. For the latest air quality
index please visit: www.Airnow.Gov