769  
WWUS85 KLKN 122342  
SPSLKN  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
442 PM PDT FRI APR 12 2024  
 
NVZ030-130015-  
HUMBOLDT COUNTY NV-  
442 PM PDT FRI APR 12 2024  
 
...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT SOUTHEASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY  
THROUGH 515 PM PDT...  
 
AT 440 PM PDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A CLUSTER OF STRONG  
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 31 MILES SOUTHWEST OF  
OROVADA TO NEAR WINNEMUCCA TO 24 MILES SOUTHWEST OF VALMY. MOVEMENT  
WAS NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...SURFACE OBSERVATIONS UPSTREAM HAVE REPORTED WIND GUSTS OF  
UP TO 53 MPH.  
 
IMPACT...GUSTY WINDS COULD KNOCK DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND  
UNSECURED OBJECTS. MINOR HAIL DAMAGE TO VEGETATION IS  
POSSIBLE.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
WINNEMUCCA, GOLCONDA, PARADISE HILL SUMMIT, GOLCONDA SUMMIT, LONE  
TREE MINE, WINNEMUCCA AIRPORT, AND ADAM PEAK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IF OUTDOORS, CONSIDER SEEKING SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING.  
 
THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY, SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO  
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION  
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4139 11762 4128 11726 4095 11710 4067 11728  
4067 11730 4068 11731 4068 11755 4069 11764  
4086 11765 4086 11804 4121 11837 4145 11819  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2340Z 225DEG 30KT 4123 11823 4093 11782 4058 11752  
 
MAX HAIL SIZE...0.25 IN  
MAX WIND GUST...55 MPH  
 

 
 
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