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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 4:10 AM PDT on July 29, 2016


... Red flag warning in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 9 PM
PDT this evening for dry thunderstorms and erratic outflow winds
across extreme northeast California and northwest Nevada...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a red flag
warning for dry thunderstorms and erratic outflow winds, which is
in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 9 PM PDT this evening.

* Affected area... fire zone 270 Surprise Valley California, fire
zone 278 eastern Lassen County and fire zone 458 northern
Washoe County.

* Thunderstorms... isolated to scattered dry thunderstorms are
expected to develop early to mid afternoon lasting into the
early evening.

* Outflow winds... erratic and sudden wind gusts 35-50 mph are
likely with locally higher gusts possible in the desert areas.

* Impacts... lightning can create new fire starts and may combine
with strong outflow winds to cause a fire to rapidly grow in
size and intensity.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Avoid outdoor activities that can cause a spark near dry
vegetation, such as yard work, target shooting, or campfires.
Follow local fire restrictions. Check weather.Gov/Reno for
updates and livingwithfire.Info for preparedness tips.






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