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Nevada, Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:35 PM PDT on August 22, 2014

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on August 22, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening
for gusty winds and low humidity for the western Nevada Sierra
front and the west central Nevada basin and range...

* affected area... fire zone 450 western Nevada Sierra front and
fire zone 453 west central Nevada basin and range.

* Winds... west 15 to 25 with gusts to 35 mph.

* Humidity... 11 to 16 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means weather conditions can cause fires to
grow rapidly in size before first responders can contain them.
Avoid doing outdoor activities that can create a spark near dry
vegetation... such as yard work... target shooting... or campfires.
Continue to check weather.Gov/Reno for updates and preparedness
tips.




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