Sparks, NV (89434)

1:45 PM PDT on August 28, 2016 (GMT -0700)
Martini Heights | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Watch

Elev 4511 ft 39.56 °N, 119.73 °W | Updated 9 seconds ago

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86.0 °F
Feels Like 83 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 4.9 mph

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Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 83 °F
Dew Point 23 °F
Humidity 10%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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6:23 AM 7:34 PM
Waning Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KRNO 281955Z VRB04KT 10SM CLR 29/M03 A3019 RMK AO2 SLP168 HZ ALQDS T02891033
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 83 °F
Dew Point 23 °F
Humidity 10%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:23 AM 7:34 PM
Waning Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KRNO 281955Z VRB04KT 10SM CLR 29/M03 A3019 RMK AO2 SLP168 HZ ALQDS T02891033

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Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 11:51 AM PDT Aug. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through
Tuesday evening for gusty winds and low humidity for along the
Sierra front from Douglas County to the Oregon border...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for gusty winds and low humidity, which is in effect from
Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening.

* Affected area... fire zone 270 Surprise Valley California, fire
zone 278 eastern Lassen County, fire zone 450 western Nevada
Sierra front and fire zone 458 northern Washoe County.

* Winds... southwest to west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Humidity... afternoon humidty will bottom out at 7 to 15%.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity can
cause fire to rapidly grow in size and intensity before first
responders can contain them.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Avoid outdoor activities that can cause a spark near dry
vegetation, such as yard work, target shooting, or campfires.
Follow local fire restrictions. Check weather.Gov/Reno for
updates and livingwithfire.Info for preparedness tips.



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