Reno, NV

3:59 PM 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 24 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
89.3 °F
Feels Like 85 °F
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3.4
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 15.8 mph

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 10000 ft
Few 18000 ft
Few 22000 ft
Heat Index 85 °F
Dew Point 29 °F
Humidity 11%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 7:32 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KRNO 302255Z 25017G21KT 10SM FEW100 FEW180 FEW220 33/M06 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP106 ACSL DSNT E-SE FU HZ ALQDS T03331061
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 10000 ft
Few 18000 ft
Few 22000 ft
Heat Index 85 °F
Dew Point 29 °F
Humidity 11%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 7:32 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KRNO 302255Z 25017G21KT 10SM FEW100 FEW180 FEW220 33/M06 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP106 ACSL DSNT E-SE FU HZ ALQDS T03331061

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Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 2:31 PM PDT Aug. 30, 2016 – National Weather Service

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

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

* Winds... for this afternoon and evening: southwest winds 10 to 15
mph with gusts 25 to 30 mph. Expect localized critical fire
weather conditions. 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.



Http://weather.Gov/Reno