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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
329 PM PST WED NOV 15 2017  
 
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HUMBOLDT COUNTY-NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-  
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-  
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-  
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-  
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-  
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-  
329 PM PST WED NOV 15 2017  
 
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NEVADA...NORTH  
CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTHEAST NEVADA...NORTHWEST NEVADA AND SOUTH  
CENTRAL NEVADA.  
   
DAY ONE
 
THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.  
 
A POTENT, MOIST STORM SYSTEM WILL IMPACT MUCH OF NORTHERN AND  
CENTRAL NEVADA STARTING THIS AFTERNOON. VALLEY RAINS AND HIGH  
MOUNTAIN SNOWS WILL BEGIN IN NORTHWEST NEVADA THIS AFTERNOON AND  
SPREAD ACROSS NORTHERN NEVADA THIS EVENING.  
   
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN
 
THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.  
 
THE STORM SYSTEM WILL EXPAND ACROSS MOST OF THE STATE THURSDAY AND  
FRIDAY, FINALLY EXITING FRIDAY EVENING.  
 
LIQUID PRECIP AMOUNTS OF 0.25-0.75 INCHES OR MORE ARE POSSIBLE  
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. COLDER AIR WILL BEGIN TO INFILTRATE THE  
REGION AND SWITCH RAIN OVER TO SNOW THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY  
MORNING. SOME LIGHT VALLEY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE,  
MAINLY NORTH OF US 50 WITH A FEW INCHES POSSIBLE OVER HIGHER  
VALLEYS ACROSS NORTHEAST NV. SNOW MAY ACTUALLY REACH INTO SOUTHERN  
PARTS OF WHITE PINE AND NORTHERN NYE COUNTIES. A WINTER STORM  
WARNING THE RUBY MOUNTAINS AND A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAVE  
BEEN ISSUED FOR SNOW AND STRONG WINDS LEADING TO POSSIBLE AREAS OF  
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.  
 
WINDS WILL BE BREEZY OUT OF THE SOUTHWEST WITH STRONG GUSTS  
POSSIBLE ON HIGHER ELEVATIONS, SUMMITS AND PASSES. A WIND ADVISORY  
REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR HUMBOLDT COUNTY THROUGH THURSDAY. WIND  
ADVISORIES ARE ALSO IN EFFECT THURSDAY FOR LANDER, EUREKA, WHITE  
PINE, NORTHERN NYE AND SOUTHWEST ELKO COUNTIES.  
 
FINALLY, TEMPERATURES ARE LIKELY TO DROP SHARPLY THURSDAY NIGHT  
INTO FRIDAY MORNING BEHIND THE COLD FRONT PASSAGE. THIS COULD LEAD  
TO AREAS OF FLASH FREEZE, RESULTING IN SLICK SIDEWALKS, DRIVEWAYS  
AND ROADWAYS. HIGHS ON FRIDAY MAY STRUGGLE TO CLIMB OUT OF THE  
30S.  
 
FOR THE WEEKEND, EXPECT A SLIGHT REBOUND IN TEMPERATURES AND DRY  
CONDITIONS. ANOTHER SYSTEM COULD IMPACT THE REGION EARLY NEXT  
WEEK.  
   
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
 
 
SPOTTERS ARE ASKED TO REPORT WEATHER PHENOMENA ACCORDING TO  
STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURE.  
 

 
 
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