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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Medford OR
304 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...Heavy rains could cause flash flooding, debris flows near
wildfire burn scars in Curry and Western Siskiyou Counties...

CAZ080-ORZ022-024-190000-
/O.NEW.KMFR.FF.A.0005.171019T1500Z-171020T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Western Siskiyou County-Curry County Coast-
Eastern Curry County and Josephine County-
304 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for the Chetco Bar burn area in Oregon and the
  western portion of the Eclipse Complex in California. This does
  NOT include the cities of Brookings, Harbor, Pistol River, or
  Happy Camp.

* From Thursday morning through Thursday evening

* Heavy rainfall and high rain rates across the burn scars is
  expected.

* Ponding of water over roadways and debris flows will be
  possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you come across a flooded roadway, find an alternate route.
Turn around, don`t drown.

Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event.
People, structures and roads located below steep slopes, in
canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be at serious risk
from rapidly moving landslides.

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.


&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
352 AM PDT WED OCT 18 2017


PZZ530-181900-
/O.EXB.KMTR.SC.Y.0236.171018T2100Z-171019T1100Z/
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
352 AM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 AM PDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN FRANCISCO HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 AM PDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR
MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR STEEP WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Lake Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
329 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

CAZ072-NVZ002-182300-
/O.NEW.KREV.LW.Y.0051.171019T1800Z-171020T1200Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Stateline,
and Incline Village
329 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THURSDAY TO 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY FOR LAKE TAHOE...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Lake Wind
Advisory for Lake Tahoe, which is in effect from 11 AM Thursday
to 5 AM PDT Friday.

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

* Wave Heights: 2 to 3 feet from mid-lake to eastern shores.

* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
  capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions
  improve.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Check lake conditions before heading out and be prepared for a
sudden increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing
boating activities on the lake until a day with less wind.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
329 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

NVZ004-182300-
/O.NEW.KREV.LW.Y.0051.171019T1800Z-171020T0300Z/
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
329 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM PDT THURSDAY
FOR PYRAMID LAKE...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Lake Wind
Advisory for Pyramid Lake, which is in effect from 11 AM to 8 PM
PDT Thursday.


* Winds: Southwest to west 15 to 25 mph gusts up 40 mph.

* Wave Heights: 2 to 4 feet from mid-lake to eastern and
  southeastern shores.


* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
  capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions
  improve.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Check lake conditions before heading out and be prepared for a
sudden increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing
boating activities on the lake until a day with less wind.

&&

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http://weather.gov/reno


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
1036 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

CAZ081-181500-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WI.Y.0032.171019T1500Z-171020T0300Z/
Central Siskiyou County-
Including the cities of Yreka and Weed
1036 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM PDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from 8 AM to 8 PM PDT Thursday.

* Winds...Southeast to south 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

* Timing...Winds increase Thursday morning, peak Thursday
  afternoon and evening, then subside Thursday night.

* Locations include...Shasta Valley along Interstate 5, including
  Weed.

* Impacts...Travel will be difficult for lightweight and high
  profile vehicles. Loose outdoor objects or materials will be
  blown about.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
1036 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

CAZ084-ORZ029-181500-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WI.Y.0032.171019T1800Z-171020T0600Z/
Northeast Siskiyou and Northwest Modoc Counties-Klamath Basin-
Including the cities of Tulelake, Altamont, and Klamath Falls
1036 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from 11 AM to 11 PM PDT Thursday.

* Winds...South to southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

* Timing...Winds increase Thursday morning, peak Thursday
  afternoon and evening, then subside Thursday night.

* Locations include...Tulelake, Altamont, Klamath Falls and
  Bonanza.

* Impacts...Travel will be difficult for lightweight and high
  profile vehicles. Loose outdoor objects or materials will be
  blown about.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.

&&

$$

MAS

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
1036 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

CAZ085-ORZ030-031-181500-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WI.Y.0032.171019T1800Z-171020T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.HW.A.0015.171019T1800Z-171020T0600Z/
Modoc County-
Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
Central and Eastern Lake County-
Including the cities of Alturas, Canby, Likely, Beatty, Bly,
Sprague River, Adel, Lakeview, and Valley Falls
1036 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT THURSDAY...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from 11 AM to 11 PM PDT Thursday. A
High Wind Watch has also been issued. This High Wind Watch is in
effect from Thursday morning through Thursday evening.

* Winds...South to southwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.

* Timing...Winds increase Thursday morning, peak Thursday
  afternoon and evening, then subside Thursday night.

* Locations in the advisory include...Lakeview, Alturas, Canby,
  Fort Rock, Silver Lake, Sprague River, Beatty, Bly and Adel.

* Locations in the watch include...Areas along Highway 31 from
  Paisley to Summer Lake, along Highway 395 near Alkali Lake and
  in the Warner Mountains.

* Impacts...Driving conditions will be dangerous, especially for
  high-profile vehicles. Stronger winds could down trees and power
  lines and cause flying debris.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
329 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

NVZ003-182300-
/O.NEW.KREV.WI.Y.0014.171019T2200Z-171020T1200Z/
Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Including the cities of Sparks, Gardnerville, and Virginia City
329 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THURSDAY TO 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from 3 PM Thursday to 5 AM PDT Friday.

* Timing: Winds increase by late Thursday afternoon. Valleys will
  see a 3-6 hour period of strong winds Thursday evening, while
  foothill areas will continue to be gusty Thursday afternoon
  through early Friday morning.

* Winds: Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts of 40 to 50 mph. Gusts
  up to 60 mph possible in wind prone locations such as Washoe
  Valley and foothills around Reno, Carson City and Minden.

* Impacts: Travel restrictions for high profile vehicles are
  likely. Follow instructions on highway signs and do not attempt
  to travel on restricted highways. Winds could be strong enough
  to push your vehicle out of your travel lane. Check with NDOT
  or CalTrans for the latest road information.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time to secure loose outdoor items such as patio
furniture and trash cans before winds increase which could blow
these items away. The best thing to do is prepare ahead of time by
making sure you have extra food and water on hand, flashlights
with spare batteries and/or candles in the event of a power
outage.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
329 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

CAZ070-071-NVZ005-182300-
/O.NEW.KREV.WI.Y.0014.171019T2200Z-171020T1200Z/
Surprise Valley California-Lassen-Eastern Plumas-
Eastern Sierra Counties-Northern Washoe County-
Including the cities of Cedarville, Fort Bidwell, Portola,
Susanville, Empire, and Gerlach
329 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THURSDAY TO 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from 3 PM Thursday to 5 AM PDT Friday.

* Timing: Winds increase by late Thursday afternoon. Valleys will
  see peak wind gusts Thursday evening, while foothill areas will
  continue to be gusty through early Friday morning.

* Winds: Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Gusts up
  to 60 mph possible in wind prone locations such as the Highway
  395 corridor between Susanville and Doyle.

* Impacts: High profile vehicles should avoid wind prone areas
  such as Highway 395 from Susanville to Doyle. Winds could be
  strong enough to push your vehicle out of your travel lane.
  Check with NDOT or CalTrans for the latest road information.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time to secure loose outdoor items such as patio
furniture and trash cans before winds increase which could blow
these items away. The best thing to do is prepare ahead of time by
making sure you have extra food and water on hand, flashlights
with spare batteries and/or candles in the event of a power
outage.

&&

$$


High Wind Watch


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
1036 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

CAZ085-ORZ030-031-181500-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WI.Y.0032.171019T1800Z-171020T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.HW.A.0015.171019T1800Z-171020T0600Z/
Modoc County-
Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
Central and Eastern Lake County-
Including the cities of Alturas, Canby, Likely, Beatty, Bly,
Sprague River, Adel, Lakeview, and Valley Falls
1036 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT THURSDAY...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from 11 AM to 11 PM PDT Thursday. A
High Wind Watch has also been issued. This High Wind Watch is in
effect from Thursday morning through Thursday evening.

* Winds...South to southwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.

* Timing...Winds increase Thursday morning, peak Thursday
  afternoon and evening, then subside Thursday night.

* Locations in the advisory include...Lakeview, Alturas, Canby,
  Fort Rock, Silver Lake, Sprague River, Beatty, Bly and Adel.

* Locations in the watch include...Areas along Highway 31 from
  Paisley to Summer Lake, along Highway 395 near Alkali Lake and
  in the Warner Mountains.

* Impacts...Driving conditions will be dangerous, especially for
  high-profile vehicles. Stronger winds could down trees and power
  lines and cause flying debris.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

$$


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
242 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

CAZ273-181300-
/O.CON.KREV.FW.A.0010.171019T1900Z-171020T1200Z/
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
242 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT FOR MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE
COUNTIES...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Zone 273 Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties.

* Winds...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph Thursday
  afternoon and night. Local gusts of 50 to 55 mph possible
  Thursday night on mid-slopes and wind prone areas.

* Humidity...Minimum 10 to 15 percent Thursday afternoon. Poor
  recovery Thursday night with RH remaining below 35 percent
  into early Friday morning.

* Impacts...The combination of gusty winds and low humidity can
  cause fire to rapidly grow in size and intensity.

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


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Elko NV
201 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

NVZ030-031-033-034-036-038-039-190915-
Humboldt County-Northern Elko County-Southeastern Elko County-
Ruby Mountains/East Humboldt Range-
Northern Lander County and Northern Eureka County-
Southwestern Elko County-South Central Elko County-
201 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Nevada...north
central Nevada...northeast Nevada and northwest Nevada.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

No significant weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

A low pressure system will bring gusty winds, rain, and snow to
northern Nevada Thursday through Friday. Winds will become gusty
late Thursday and continue through Thursday evening as the system
approaches and winds will be strongest across Humboldt County.
Then as the system continues to develop and move through northern
Nevada on Friday, rain will develop and snow levels will drop to
around 6000 feet. The main impact will be to northern Elko County
and the passes along Interstate 80 in Elko County such as Pequop
Summit and Silver Zone Pass.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are asked to report weather phenomena according to
standard operating procedure.

$$

LW

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Eureka CA
554 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

CAZ102-107-108-111-190100-
Del Norte Interior-Northern Trinity-Southern Trinity-
Northeastern Mendocino Interior-
554 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for northwest California.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Light snow is possible at elevations above 5500 feet Thursday night
through Friday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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