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Nevada, Northwestern Nye County

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 1:55 PM PDT on September 03, 2015

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on September 04, 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM PDT Friday for
gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire weather zone 457...

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

* Winds... south 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Winds will
subside after sunset this evening... but restrengthen quickly
after sunrise Friday morning.

* Relative humidity... as low as 8 percent this afternoon and early
evening... rising overnight... then lowering below 15 percent
again Friday afternoon.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create critical fire weather conditions.

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 can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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