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Nevada, Northeastern Nye County

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 8:56 PM PDT on July 23, 2014

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on July 24, 2014


... Red flag warning now in effect until 8 PM PDT Thursday 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... areas above 7000 feet. Winds and low relative
humidity will continue through the night time hours across the
higher elevations of northern Nye and White Pine counties.

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

* Relative humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create critical fire weather conditions at the ongoing fires
across the high elevations of northern Nye and White Pine
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 5:26 PM PDT on July 23, 2014


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

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



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