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Nevada, Southern Lander County and Southern Eureka County

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:08 PM PDT on July 21, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am Tuesday to 9 PM
PDT Wednesday for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire
weather zones 455 and 457...

* affected area... fire weather zone 455 White Pine County and
fire weather zone 457 Lander/Eureka counties south of Highway
50 plus northern Nye County.

* Winds... south 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Winds will
subside Tuesday night and again increase on Wednesday from the
southwest at 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 7 percent. Relative humidity will
recover above 15 percent Tuesday night and drop as low as 8
percent on Wednesday.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create critical fire weather conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures will
create explosive fire growth potential.





Record Report

Statement as of 2:35 AM PDT on July 21, 2014


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Elko Airport NV...

a record rainfall of 0.24 inch(es) was set at Elko Airport NV
Sunday. This ties the old record of 0.24 set in 1951.


Weather Severe Map
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Arkansas - Record Report
California - Excessive Heat Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert
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Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Idaho - Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory
Kansas - Heat Advisory
Kentucky - Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Record Report
Michigan - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Air Quality Alert , Beach Hazard Statement, Air Quality Alert
Minnesota - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Record Report
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory
Nevada - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory
North Carolina - Areal Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning
South Carolina - Areal Flood Watch
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Tennessee - Record Report
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Utah - Fire Weather Warning
Washington - Fire Weather Warning
Wisconsin - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Public Information Statement