369  
WWUS85 KREV 090039  
SPSREV  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV  
539 PM PDT SAT AUG 8 2020  
 
CAZ071-072-NVZ002-090130-  
LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES CA-  
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA CA-GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA NV-  
539 PM PDT SAT AUG 8 2020  
   
..STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER NORTH TAHOE-TRUCKEE
 
 
AT 537 PM PDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER  
CRYSTAL BAY, OR OVER INCLINE VILLAGE. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY  
STATIONARY.  
 
NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH  
THIS STORM.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
ALPINE MEADOWS, MOUNT ROSE SUMMIT, KINGS BEACH, PROSSER CREEK  
RESERVOIR, SQUAW VALLEY, TAHOE CITY, BOCA RESERVOIR, INCLINE  
VILLAGE, GLENSHIRE-DEVONSHIRE CDP, FLORISTON, NORTHSTAR, CRYSTAL  
BAY, INDEPENDENCE LAKE, INCLINE VILLAGE-CRYSTAL BAY, HIRSCHDALE,  
CARNELIAN BAY, TRUCKEE, CA 89 AT NEVADA-SIERRA CO LINE, GRANITE FLAT  
CAMPGROUND, LAKESIDE CAMPGROUND AND GLENSHIRE-DEVONSHIRE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IF ON OR NEAR A LAKE, GET OUT OF THE WATER AND MOVE INDOORS OR  
INSIDE A VEHICLE NOW. DON'T BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A  
THUNDERSTORM. STRONG WIND GUSTS AND LIGHTNING POSE AN IMMEDIATE  
DANGER TO BOATERS. GUSTY WINDS WILL CAUSE A RAPID INCREASE IN WAVE  
HEIGHTS WHICH MAY CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS.  
 
HIKERS AND CAMPERS SHOULD SEEK SHELTER IN A VEHICLE IF POSSIBLE.  
TENTS AND TREES ARE UNSAFE SHELTERS DURING THUNDERSTORMS. STAY AWAY  
FROM CREEKS AND STREAMS AS WATER LEVELS MAY RISE RAPIDLY NEAR  
THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3950 12035 3942 11990 3919 11990 3913 12023  
3914 12024 3920 12025 3931 12031  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0037Z 240DEG 0KT 3929 11999  
 

 
 
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