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Red Flag Warning


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
909 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

NVZ453-459-170100-
/O.CON.KREV.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-190917T0100Z/
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
909 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
FOR THE WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE SOUTH TO MINERAL COUNTY
FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

* Changes...None.

* Affected Area...Fire Zone 453 West Central Nevada Basin and
  Range and Fire Zone 459 Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties.

* Winds...A strong cold front will bring southwest to west winds
  of 15 to 30 mph with gusts 35 to 45 mph through this afternoon.

* Humidity...Minimum 10 to 20%.

* Duration...4 to 8 hours.

* 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.

&&

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
909 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

CAZ273-170100-
/O.CON.KREV.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-190917T0100Z/
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
909 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
FOR MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

* Changes...None.

* Affected Area...Fire Zone 273 Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties.

* Winds....A strong cold front will bring southwest to west winds
  of 15 to 30 mph with gusts between 35 and 45 mph through this
  afternoon. Wind gusts of 50 to 60 mph are possible in wind prone
  areas.

* Humidity...Minimum 10 to 20%.

* Duration...4-8 hours today.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This is a particularly dangerous situation for the foothills and
wind-prone spots along the Highway 395 corridor, with low
humidity and high winds. New fires may grow rapidly out of
control, in some cases people may not be able to evacuate safely
in time should a fire approach.

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.

&&

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
247 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

CAZ226-227-170000-
/O.CON.KVEF.FW.W.0011.000000T0000Z-190917T0400Z/
Owens Valley/Southern Inyo Forest-Death Valley National Park-
247 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING
FOR STRONG SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

* TIMING...Gusty winds will continue to increase this morning and
  peak late this afternoon and early evening before diminishing by
  late evening.

* WIND...Gusts of 25 to 35 MPH at times this morning then
  increasing to 40 to 50 MPH late this afternoon and early
  evening.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum values 8 to 12 percent.

* IMPACTS...A combination of strong winds...low relative
  humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme
  fire behavior. Any fires that develop will likely spread
  rapidly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Outdoor burning is not recommended. Heed all fire restrictions
from local authorities.

&&

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
247 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

NVZ460>465-170000-
/O.CON.KVEF.FW.W.0011.190916T1800Z-190917T0400Z/
Esmeralda and Nye County Deserts/CNC Dispatch-
Lincoln County/Ely Dispatch-Nye County Deserts/Las Vegas Dispatch-
Sheep Range-Spring Mountains-
Clark and SW Lincoln County Deserts/Las Vegas Dispatch-
247 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

* TIMING...Southwest winds will increase late this morning, peak
  this afternoon, then diminish shortly after sunset this evening.

* WIND...Gusts of 35 to 45 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum values 10 to 14 percent.

* IMPACTS...A combination of strong winds...low relative
  humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme
  fire behavior. Any fires that develop will likely spread
  rapidly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Outdoor burning is not recommended. Heed all fire restrictions
from local authorities.

&&

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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
858 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

PZZ670-170200-
/O.EXB.KLOX.SC.Y.0121.190917T0000Z-190919T1000Z/
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
858 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM PDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Small Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 5 PM this afternoon
to 3 AM PDT Thursday.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous sea conditions will
exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially those
operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
858 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

PZZ673-170200-
/O.CON.KLOX.SC.Y.0121.000000T0000Z-190919T1000Z/
Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm
including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands-
858 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
THURSDAY...

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous wind and sea
conditions will exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

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URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
857 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

PZZ565-170000-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0188.190917T0100Z-190917T1000Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0189.190917T2100Z-190918T1000Z/
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
857 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO 3 AM PDT TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TUESDAY TO
3 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.

* SEAS...5 to 8 feet.

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.

&&

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Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hanford CA
502 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

CAZ195-196-198-199-162015-
/O.CON.KHNX.WI.Y.0047.190916T2100Z-190917T0600Z/
Lake Isabella-Tehachapi Area-Indian Wells Valley-
Kern County Desert-
Including the cities of Lake Isabella, Kernville, Tehachapi,
Inyokern, Ridgecrest, Rosamond, California City, Randsburg,
Edwards AFB, and Mojave
502 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...West 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* TIMING...From 2 PM PDT Monday until 11 PM PDT Monday.

* IMPACTS...Strong wind gusts may blow down tree limbs and power
  lines. Travel will be difficult, particularly for high profile
  vehicles. Highways affected include, but are not limited to
  Highway 14, U.S. Highway 395, Highway 58 below Tehachapi Pass,
  including the town of California City, and Highway 178 below
  Walker Pass, including the town of Inyokern. Blowing dust and
  sand may reduce visibilities.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 45 mph are expected. 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 Reno NV
401 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

CAZ073-170300-
/O.EXT.KREV.WI.Y.0010.190916T1101Z-190917T0300Z/
Mono County-
Including the cities of Bridgeport, Coleville, and Mammoth Lakes
401 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

The Wind Advisory is now in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening.

* Timing: Strong and gusty winds expected this morning and
  continuing through the afternoon.

* Winds: Southwest winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts 45 to 50 mph.
  Wind prone locations along the Highway 395 corridor may see
  gusts up to 60 mph.

* Impacts: Strong crosswinds possible along the Highway 395
  corridor. Roads may be closed to high profile vehicles at
  times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Secure loose outdoor items such as patio furniture, holiday
decorations, and trash cans which could be blown away. Have extra
food and water on hand, flashlights with spare batteries and/or
candles in the event of a power outage.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
401 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

NVZ001-170300-
/O.EXB.KREV.WI.Y.0010.190916T1101Z-190917T0300Z/
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
Including the cities of Hawthorne, Yerington, and Smith Valley
401 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening.

* Timing: Strong and gusty winds expected today.

* Winds: Southwest winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts 45 to 50 mph.
  Wind prone locations along US-95 near Walker Lake may see
  localized gusts up to 60 mph.

* Impacts: Strong crosswinds expected along the US-95 corridor.
  Roads may be closed to high profile vehicles at times.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Secure loose outdoor items such as patio furniture, holiday
decorations, and trash cans which could be blown away. 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 Las Vegas NV
158 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

NVZ014-015-017-170000-
/O.CON.KVEF.WI.Y.0030.190916T2100Z-190917T0400Z/
Esmeralda and Central Nye County-Lincoln County-
Western Clark and Southern Nye County-
Including Beatty, Goldfield, Silver Peak, Dyer,
Caliente, Pioche, Panaca, Hiko, Alamo, Rachel, Pahrump,
Indian Springs, Desert Rock, and Amargosa Valley
158 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...Southwest winds gusting 40 to 45 mph.

* TIMING...Winds will increase across early this afternoon then
  peak during the late afternoon followed by a gradual decrease
  this evening.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds gusting over 40 mph across areas of
  south central Nevada will make driving difficult on sections
  of Highways 95 and 93...especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorcycle riders and drivers of vans...campers...trailers and
any other high profile vehicle should be alert to the danger of
these strong winds. Use extra caution.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
158 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

CAZ522-170000-
/O.EXA.KVEF.WI.Y.0030.190916T2100Z-190917T0400Z/
Death Valley National Park-
Including Furnace Creek, Stovepipe Wells,
and Shoshone
158 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 9 PM PDT
this evening.

* WINDS...West winds gusting 40 to 50 mph can be expected for much
  of Death Valley National Park. Highest winds can be expected at
  the upper elevations.

* TIMING...Winds will increase across early this afternoon then
  peak during the late afternoon followed by a gradual decrease
  this evening.

* IMPACTS...Wind gusts of 40 to 50 mph will make driving difficult
  or hazardous for motorcycles and high profile vehicles and may
  create areas of blowing dust.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorcycle riders and drivers of vans...campers...trailers and
any other high profile vehicle should be alert to the danger of
these strong winds. Use extra caution.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
158 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

CAZ519-520-170000-
/O.CON.KVEF.WI.Y.0030.190916T2100Z-190917T0400Z/
Eastern Sierra Slopes-Owens Valley-
Including Aspendell, Whitney Portal, Bishop,
Independence, Lone Pine, and Olancha
158 AM PDT Mon Sep 16 2019

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...West winds gusting 40 to 50 mph can be expected for
  areas of the Owens Valley and adjacent eastern Sierra slopes.

* TIMING...Downslope winds will increase this afternoon with the
  strongest period of winds expected between 5 PM and 9 PM this
  evening.

* IMPACTS...Wind gusts of 40 to 50 mph will make driving
  difficult or hazardous for motorcycles and high profile
  vehicles and may create areas of blowing dust along Highway
  395 in the Owens Valley.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorcycle riders and drivers of vans...campers...trailers and
any other high profile vehicle should be alert to the danger of
these strong winds. Use extra caution.

&&

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