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Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 5:18 AM PDT on July 28, 2016

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on July 30, 2016


... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Friday afternoon
through Friday evening for thunderstorms and strong outflow winds
for portions of northeast California and western Nevada...

* affected area... fire zone 270 Surprise Valley California, fire
zone 271 western Lassen/eastern Plumas/eastern Sierra/eastern
Nevada counties, fire zone 273 Mono and eastern alpine
counties, fire zone 278 eastern Lassen County, fire zone 450
western Nevada Sierra front, fire zone 458 northern Washoe
County and fire zone 459 Mineral and southern Lyon counties.

* Thunderstorms... isolated mainly dry thunderstorms are expected
to develop Friday afternoon and continue into Friday evening.
Storms may become scattered in the late afternoon.

* Outflow winds... gusts 40-50 mph are likely with locally higher
gusts over 60 mph possible in the desert areas.

* Impacts... lightning can create new fire starts and may combine
with strong outflow winds to cause a 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



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:00 AM PDT on July 28, 2016


... Record high temperatures likely through Friday...

Strong high pressure will bring a few more days of hot
temperatures over eastern California and western Nevada.
Record highs are likely.

Below is a list of selected sites around eastern California and
western Nevada with their forecast highs and records (in
parentheses).

For additional records, go to
http://www.Wrcc.Dri.Edu/summary/climsmnv.Html, scroll down the
Left-Hand column to select your site of interest.


                    Thursday Friday Saturday
                    7/28 7/29 7/30

Reno 105 (102/1971) 105 (103/1943) 100 (104/2003)

Carson City 102 (101/1971) 102 (100/2003) 97 (101/2003)

Virginia City 96 (94/2006) 96 (97/1889) 91 (95/1889)

Lovelock 108 (106/1934) 108 (105/1934) 104 (105/2003)

Fallon 107 (104/1934) 107 (106/1923) 104 (103/2003)

Gerlach 104 (104/1968) 105 (103/1966) 100 (105/2003)

Yerington 105 (104/1934) 105 (102/1923) 102 (101/2010)

Hawthorne 106 (103/1995) 106 (103/2006) 102 (103/2002)

Truckee 93 (94/1975) 93 (94/1975) 89 (93/2003)

South Lake Tahoe 91 (90/2009) 91 (89/2009) 87 (91/1988)

Bridgeport 94 (97/1994) 92 (93/1966) 89 (91/2007)

Mammoth Ranger stn 88 (86/1994) 85 (85/1994) 82 (88/2000)

Susanville 101 (102/1968) 101 (100/1992) 94 (102/1901)

Portola 98 (96/1968) 96 (98/1966) 91 (99/2003)


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