Severe Weather Alerts - Kingston, NV

  • Red Flag Warning

    Red Flag Warning in effect until 11:00 PM PDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 454...455...457 AND 469...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 454 CENTRAL LANDER AND
EUREKA COUNTIES...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 455 WHITE PINE COUNTY...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 457 NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA
COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50 AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 469
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY.

* THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TO SCATTERED MOSTLY DRY
THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A MIX OF
DRY AND WET THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE MOUNTAINS.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...ERRATIC WINDS WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS...DRY LIGHTNING MAY CREATE NEW FIRE STARTS AND COMBINE
WITH STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS TO PRODUCE RAPID FIRE GROWTH.

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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