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Nevada, Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area

Wind Advisory

Statement as of 2:51 AM PDT on October 19, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on October 20, 2017

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to
5 am PDT Friday...

* timing: winds increase this afternoon. Valleys will see a 3-6
hour period of strongest winds this evening, while foothill
areas will be gusty this afternoon through early Friday morning.

* Winds: southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Gusts
up to 65 mph are possible in wind prone locations such as
Washoe Valley and foothills around Reno, Carson City and

* Impacts: travel restrictions for high profile vehicles are
likely. Follow instructions on Highway signs and do not
attempt to travel on restricted highways. Winds could be
strong enough to push your vehicle out of your travel Lane.
Check with ndot or caltrans for the latest Road information.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Now is the time to secure loose outdoor items such as patio
furniture, Holiday decorations and trash cans before winds
increase which could blow these items away. The best thing to do
is prepare ahead of time by making sure you have extra food and
water on hand, flashlights with spare batteries and/or candles in
the event of a power outage.

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