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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
931 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS NEVADA
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON AS A STRONG PACIFIC COLD FRONT APPROACHES
FROM THE WEST. THE STRONGEST GUSTS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON...
WHEN GUSTS MAY EXCEED 55 MPH ON PASSES AND SUMMITS.

NVZ030-035>037-040-041-260300-
/O.CON.KLKN.WI.Y.0021.141025T1800Z-141026T0300Z/
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...WINNEMUCCA...MCDERMITT...
PARADISE VALLEY...GOLCONDA SUMMIT...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...
GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...BATTLE MOUNTAIN...EMIGRANT PASS...
AUSTIN...AUSTIN SUMMIT...EUREKA...DIAMOND VALLEY...PINTO SUMMIT...
TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
931 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH.GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH ON PASSES AND SUMMITS.

* TIMING...THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING. STRONGEST GUSTS ARE LIKELY
  TO BE DURING THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: WINNEMUCCA...MCDERMITT...PARADISE VALLEY...
  GOLCONDA SUMMIT...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS... GREAT BASIN
  NATIONAL PARK...AUSTIN...AUSTIN SUMMIT... EUREKA...DIAMOND
  VALLEY...PINTO SUMMIT...BATTLE MOUNTAIN... EMIGRANT PASS...
  TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...DUCKWATER... CURRANT SUMMIT

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR STRONG WINDS AND
  HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WHEN DRIVING HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES. EXPECT AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.

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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TURNER/RCM






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