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Nevada, Southern Lander County and Southern Eureka County

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:26 PM PDT on July 24, 2014

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on July 24, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening
for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire weather zones
455 and 457...

* affected area... fire weather zone 455 White Pine County and fire
weather zone 457 Lander/Eureka counties south of Highway 50 plus
northern Nye County.

* Elevation... above 7000 feet.

* Winds... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 6 percent.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create locally critical fire weather conditions at the ongoing
wildfires in White Pine and Nye counties.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures will
create explosive fire growth potential.




Record Report

Statement as of 2:55 AM PDT on July 24, 2014


... Record high temperature set at Ely Airport NV...

a record high temperature of 96 degrees was set at Ely Airport NV
on Wednesday July 23. This breaks the old record of 95 set in 2000.



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Nevada - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
New York - Record Report
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