Reno, NV (89501)

6:15 AM PDT on August 30, 2016 (GMT -0700)
UNR Campus, LMR Roof | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Watch

Elev 4570 ft 39.54 °N, 119.81 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

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Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 17000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 21000 ft
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 37%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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6:26 AM 7:32 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KRNO 301255Z 25004KT 10SM SCT170 BKN210 17/02 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP140 T01670017
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 17000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 21000 ft
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 37%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 7:32 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KRNO 301255Z 25004KT 10SM SCT170 BKN210 17/02 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP140 T01670017

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Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 3:40 AM PDT Aug. 30, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect each afternoon and evening
Wednesday and Thursday for gusty winds and low humidity for the
western Nevada Sierra front...

The National Weather Service has cancelled the Fire Weather Watch
for today... .but watches remain in effect for both Wednesday and
Thursday afternoon and evening.

* Affected area... fire zone 450 western Nevada Sierra front.

* Winds... for today: southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts 25 to
30 mph. A few wind prone areas could gust to greater than 30 mph
today and produce locally critical conditions... but these will
be very localized. For Wednesday afternoon and evening:
southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts around 30 mph. Wind
prone spots could hit 35 mph. For Thursday afternoon and
evening: southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph. Wind
prone areas gusting to 40 mph.

* Humidity... afternoon humidity will bottom out at 8 to 15%.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity can
cause fire to rapidly grow in size and intensity before first
responders can contain them.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Avoid outdoor activities that can cause a spark near dry
vegetation... such as yard work... target shooting... or campfires.
Follow local fire restrictions. Check weather.Gov/Reno for
updates and livingwithfire.Info for preparedness tips.