615  
WWUS75 KLKN 162238  
NPWLKN  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
238 PM PST THU NOV 16 2017  
 
NVZ035>038-040-041-170600-  
/O.EXT.KLKN.WI.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-171117T0600Z/  
WHITE PINE COUNTY-  
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-  
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-  
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-  
NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-  
238 PM PST THU NOV 16 2017  
   
..WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING
 
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15-30 MPH WITH GUSTS 35-50 MPH. HIGHEST  
WINDS EXPECTED AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS, SUMMITS AND PASSES, WHERE  
ISOLATED GUSTS UP TO 60+ MPH ARE POSSIBLE.  
 
* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND  
EARLY EVENING HOURS.  
 
* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING IN  
THE WIND ADVISORY AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN GUSTS OF WIND  
WHICH MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE. EXTRA  
ATTENTION SHOULD BE GIVEN TO CROSS WINDS WHEN DRIVING ON  
NORTH TO SOUTH ORIENTED ROADS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH WITH GUSTS  
IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE  
DRIVING DIFFICULT, ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE  
EXTRA CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
 
NVZ030-170300-  
/O.CON.KLKN.WI.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-171117T0300Z/  
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-  
238 PM PST THU NOV 16 2017  
   
..WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING
 
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15-30 MPH WITH GUSTS 35-50 MPH. HIGHEST WINDS  
WILL OCCUR OVER WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AS WELL ON HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS, SUMMITS AND PASSES, WHERE ISOLATED GUSTS UP TO 60+  
MPH ARE POSSIBLE.  
 
* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND  
EARLY EVENING HOURS.  
 
* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING IN  
THE WIND ADVISORY AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN GUSTS OF WIND  
WHICH MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE. EXTRA  
ATTENTION SHOULD BE GIVEN TO CROSS WINDS WHEN DRIVING ON  
NORTH TO SOUTH ORIENTED ROADS. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST WILL  
ALSO BE POSSIBLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH WITH GUSTS  
IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE  
DRIVING DIFFICULT, ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE  
EXTRA CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
 
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