Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
350 PM PDT TUE MAR 31 2015

NVZ034-036-038-010200-
RUBY MOUNTAINS AND EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST ELKO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEE...RUBY LAKE...SECRET PASS...
LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS...BATTLE MOUNTAIN...
EMIGRANT PASS...ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN
350 PM PDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.NOW...

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING...

STRONG SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THIS
EVENING. WINDS WILL AVERAGE 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS NEAR 45 MPH.
GUSTS NEAR 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED ON PASSES AND SUMMITS. RADAR AND
SATELLITE IMAGERY INDICATE A THICK PLUME OF DUST APPROACHING ELKO
AND SPRING CREEK AS OF 4 PM. DUST WILL INCREASE...AND VISIBILITY
WILL DECREASE...ACROSS SOUTHWEST ELKO COUNTY THROUGH 7 PM.
VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO NEAR TWO MILES AT TIMES.

MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION IN THE DUST AND WIND DURING THE
COMMUTE HOME THIS EVENING.

$$

TURNER


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