629  
WWUS85 KREV 222222  
RFWREV  
 
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV  
322 PM PDT SAT JUL 22 2017  
 
CAZ273-NVZ459-231400-  
/O.CON.KREV.FW.W.0011.170723T2000Z-170724T0400Z/  
MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-  
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-  
322 PM PDT SAT JUL 22 2017  
 
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM PDT  
SUNDAY FOR MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES AND WEST CENTRAL  
NEVADA...  
 
* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 273 MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES  
AND FIRE ZONE 459 MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES.  
 
* THUNDERSTORMS...A SCATTERED MIX OF WET AND DRY THUNDERSTORMS  
IS EXPECTED FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE  
THUNDERSTORMS WILL TURN WET DURING THE EVENING. ANY DRY  
STRIKES OUTSIDE RAIN CORES WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO START  
NEW FIRES.  
 
* OUTFLOW WINDS...UP TO 50 MPH.  
 
* IMPACTS...LIGHTNING CAN CREATE NEW FIRE STARTS AND MAY COMBINE  
WITH STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS TO CAUSE FIRES 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
CAZ270>272-278-NVZ450-453-458-231400-  
/O.CON.KREV.FW.W.0011.170723T2200Z-170724T0700Z/  
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-  
WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN NEVADA  
COUNTIES-GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-  
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-  
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-  
322 PM PDT SAT JUL 22 2017  
 
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO  
MIDNIGHT PDT SUNDAY NIGHT FOR NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND NORTHWEST  
NEVADA...  
 
* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 270 SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA, FIRE  
ZONE 271 WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN  
NEVADA COUNTIES, FIRE ZONE 272 GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA, FIRE  
ZONE 278 EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY, FIRE ZONE 450 WESTERN NEVADA  
SIERRA FRONT, FIRE ZONE 453 WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND  
RANGE AND FIRE ZONE 458 NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY.  
 
* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED WET AND DRY THUNDERSTORMS  
ARE EXPECTED FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. ANY DRY  
LIGHTNING STRIKES MAY CAUSE NEW WILDFIRES IN THE AREA.  
 
* OUTFLOW WINDS...UP TO 50 MPH IN ZONES 271 AND 272 AND UP TO 60  
MPH ELSEWHERE.  
 
* IMPACTS...LIGHTNING CAN CREATE NEW FIRE STARTS AND MAY COMBINE  
WITH STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS TO CAUSE FIRES 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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