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Weather Alert - Extreme Eastern Elko County
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Elko NV
235 AM PST Mon Jan 21 2019


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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-
Northeastern Nye County-
235 AM PST Mon Jan 21 2019

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Starting this morning and lasting into the evening.
Strongest winds will be this afternoon.

* WINDS...Valley wind gusts will range from 40 to 50 mph.
Northeast Nye County and northeast Elko County could see wind
gusts around 55 mph.

* IMPACTS...Expect travel issues. High profile vehicles such as
semis, trailers, motor homes, and towed vehicles will have a
challenging to dangerous experience. In areas with rain or
mixed precipitation, visibility will be impacted. In areas
with snow, blowing snow will reduce visibility and possibly
drift across 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.

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