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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 2:21 PM PDT on July 28, 2016

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on July 30, 2016


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT Friday...

* temperature: high temperatures of 103 to 108 degrees are
expected for valleys through Friday. Overnight lows will
generally be in the 60s to around 70.

* Impacts: hot temperatures each afternoon will increase the
threat of heat related illnesses.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible... reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes. Anyone overcome by heat
should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an
emergency... call 9 1 1.



Http://weather.Gov/Reno


Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:43 PM PDT on July 28, 2016


... Red flag warning in effect from 2 PM to 9 PM PDT Friday for
thunderstorms and strong outflow winds for portions of western
Nevada and eastern California...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a red flag
warning for thunderstorms and strong outflow winds, which is in
effect from 2 PM to 9 PM PDT Friday. The Fire Weather Watch is no
longer in effect.

* Affected area... fire zone 273 Mono and eastern alpine counties,
fire zone 450 western Nevada Sierra front and fire zone 459
Mineral and southern Lyon counties.

* Thunderstorms... isolated dry thunderstorms are expected to
develop Friday afternoon becoming scattered into Friday
evening.

* 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.







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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Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
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Colorado - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
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District of Columbia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Weather Statement
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Iowa - Public Information Statement
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Kentucky - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
Maine - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Air Quality Alert
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Massachusetts - Flash Flood Watch
Michigan - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Weather Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Beach Hazard Statement
Missouri - Special Statement , Record Report
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Air Quality Alert
New Jersey - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
New York - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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Ohio - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Flash Flood Watch
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Weather Statement , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch

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