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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
839 PM PST THU JAN 30 2020  
 
NVZ030-031-033>041-010445-  
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-  
839 PM PST THU JAN 30 2020  
 
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NEVADA...NORTH  
CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTHEAST NEVADA...NORTHWEST NEVADA AND SOUTH  
CENTRAL NEVADA.  
   
DAY ONE
 
TONIGHT.  
 
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.  
   
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN
 
FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.  
 
A HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING DRY CONDITIONS AND UNSEASONABLY  
MILD TEMPERATURES TO NEVADA THROUGH SATURDAY. SOME AREAS MAY  
REACH RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES SATURDAY WITH WIDESPREAD 50S AND  
60S EXPECTED.  
 
THE WEATHER WILL QUICKLY CHANGE SUNDAY AS A STRONG COLD FRONT  
MOVES THROUGH THE GREAT BASIN REGION. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE  
MARKEDLY COOLER ACROSS NORTHERN NEVADA IN ADDITION TO BRINGING STRONG  
WIND WHICH MAY REACH ADVISORY LEVELS SUNDAY AND MONDAY ACROSS  
PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA. PRECIPITATION WILL ALSO  
ACCOMPANY THE COLD FRONT BRINGING INITIALLY A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW  
TO THE AREA. HOWEVER, A TRANSITION TO ALL SNOW IS EXPECTED LATE  
SUNDAY AS TEMPERATURES FALL RAPIDLY BEHIND THE COLD FRONT.  
ALTHOUGH AIR AND ROAD TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY BE ABOVE FREEZING  
MOST OF SUNDAY, PERIODS OF MODERATE TO AT TIMES HEAVY SNOW COULD  
CAUSE ROAD CONDITIONS TO DETERIORATE RAPIDLY SO IMPACTS TO TRAVEL  
ARE POSSIBLE. SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY NIGHT WITH  
SNOW ACCUMULATION OF ONE TO TWO INCHES EXPECTED IN MOST AREAS.  
MODEL GUIDANCE IS SUGGESTING HEAVIER SNOW ACCUMULATION SOUTH OF  
INTERSTATE 80 INCLUDING THE US-50 CORRIDOR WHERE 2-4 INCHES OF  
SNOW COULD FALL.  
 
SNOW EXITS THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT WITH THE COLDEST TEMPERATURES  
OF THE NEW YEAR SETTLING INTO THE REGION. MANY VALLEYS WILL REMAIN  
BELOW FREEZING FROM SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT AS A COLD  
AIR MASS SETTLES INTO THE REGION. SINGLE DIGIT WITH SOME SUB-ZERO  
TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED MONDAY NIGHT. A WEAKER WEATHER  
DISTURBANCE WILL BRING ADDITIONAL SNOW TO NORTHERN NEVADA  
WEDNESDAY BUT SIGNIFICANT SNOW IS NOT EXPECTED.  
   
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
 
 
SPOTTERS ARE ASKED TO REPORT WEATHER PHENOMENA ACCORDING TO  
STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURE.  
 

 
 
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