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Nevada, Esmeralda and Central Nye County

High Wind Watch, Wind Advisory

Statement as of 4:48 AM PDT on March 28, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on March 28, 2017


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 am PDT this morning...
... High wind watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through
Friday evening...

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a high wind
watch, which is in effect from Thursday afternoon through Friday
evening.

* Timing... the strongest winds are expected early this morning,
then decreasing by late morning. Winds will increase
significantly Thursday as another system moves into the region.

* Winds... north or northwest winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts to
45 mph are expected this morning then decreasing by late
morning. West to northwest winds Thursday with gusts up to 60
mph possible.

* Impacts... strong winds may damage or displace unsecured
outdoor structures. Strong Crosswinds will make travel
difficult for high profile vehicles. Strong winds on area
lakes will make for dangerous boating conditions. Localized
blowing dust will result in pockets of low visibility.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means strong winds gusting over 40 mph can make
driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

A high wind watch is issued when there is potential for a
hazardous high wind event. Continue to monitor forecasts for the
latest forecast information.






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