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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
121 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

...AN ACTIVE MONSOON PATTERN WILL PRODUCE THUNDERSTORMS AND
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL FROM EARLY TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA TUESDAY.

NVZ030-031-033>041-300600-
/O.CON.KLKN.FF.A.0005.140729T1200Z-140730T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINNEMUCCA...MCDERMITT...JACKPOT...
WILDHORSE...OWYHEE...SILVER ZONE PASS...WEST WENDOVER...
SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS....ELY...RUTH...
MCGILL...BATTLE MOUNTAIN...AUSTIN...EUREKA...DIAMOND VALLEY...
ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN...WELLS...RUBY VALLEY...
PEQUOP SUMMIT...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...DUCKWATER...
CURRANT SUMMIT
121 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM PDT TUESDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...
  NORTHEAST NEVADA...NORTHWEST NEVADA AND SOUTH CENTRAL NEVADA...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL NEVADA... WHITE
  PINE COUNTY. IN NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY
  AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY AND SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND
  SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY. IN NORTHEAST NEVADA...NORTHERN ELKO
  COUNTY...RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE...SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO
  COUNTY...SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY AND SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY.
  IN NORTHWEST NEVADA...HUMBOLDT COUNTY. IN SOUTH CENTRAL
  NEVADA...NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY.

* FROM 5 AM PDT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

* A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
  TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION. YOU
  SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
  SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED. AREAS MOST PRONE TO FLASH
  FLOODING INCLUDE SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS IN AND NEAR THE HIGHER
  TERRAIN AS WELL AS NORMALLY DRY WASHES. ROCK SLIDES AND DEBRIS
  OR WATER FLOWS OVER ROADWAYS ARE POSSIBLE. BE ALERT FOR PONDING
  ON ROADWAYS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS. AREAS NEAR RECENT BURN
  SCARS WILL ALSO BE MORE SUSCEPTIBLE TO INCREASED RUNOFF AND
  FLASH FLOODING OR DEBRIS FLOWS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.


&&

$$

SZATANEK


Flood Advisory


FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
312 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

NVC007-033-290115-
/O.NEW.KLKN.FA.Y.0089.140728T2212Z-140729T0115Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ELKO NV-WHITE PINE NV-
312 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN WHITE PINE COUNTY IN EASTERN NEVADA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEVADA...

* UNTIL 615 PM PDT

* AT 310 PM PDT AN AREA OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS WAS STUCK
OVER THE AREA OF RUBY VALLEY...EAST OF THE RUBY
MOUNTAINS...EXTENDING SOUTH INTO NORTHWEST WHITE PINE COUNTY.

WHILE MUCH OF THIS AREA IS WETLAND AND AGRICULTURAL LAND...NUMEROUS
ROADS CRISS CROSS THE AREA. DIRT ROADS WILL BECOME MUDDY AND SOME
WILL BECOME IMPASSABLE. LIVESTOCK AND VEHICLES CAN EASILY BECOME
STUCK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. IF YOU COME TO A FLOODED OR
CLOSED ROAD...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4068 11464 3965 11508 3972 11577 4010 11577
      3994 11556 4040 11537 4068 11517 4067 11505
      4104 11494

$$

BB


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1226 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

.ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TUESDAY
AFTERNOON INTO TUESDAY EVENING. A DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE INTO THE
AREA AND BRING INCREASING AMOUNTS OF MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY AS
IT MOVES NORTH TO NORTHEAST. THE TIMING AND TRACK OF THIS
DISTURBANCE IS EXPECTED TO RESULT IN THE MOST EXTENSIVE
THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE EAST OF THE CASCADES AND IN PORTIONS OF
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA.


CAZ280>282-284-285-ORZ617-621>625-291200-
/O.NEW.KMFR.FW.A.0018.140729T1800Z-140730T0600Z/
WESTERN KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST-
CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY INCLUDING SHASTA VALLEY-SHASTA-
TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST IN SISKIYOU COUNTY-
SISKIYOU COUNTY FROM THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS EAST AND SOUTH TO MT
SHASTA-MODOC COUNTY EXCEPT FOR THE SURPRISE VALLEY-
UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST-SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS-EASTERN ROGUE VALLEY-
SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-KLAMATH BASIN AND THE FREMONT-
WINEMA NATIONAL FOREST-
SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON DESERT INCLUDING THE BLM LAND IN EASTERN
LAKE AND WESTERN HARNEY COUNTIES-
1226 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING WITH DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 280...281...282...284...285...617...621...622...
623...624 AND 625...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREAS: FIRE WEATHER ZONES 281...622...624...285...
  282...284...621...625...623...617 AND 280

* THUNDERSTORMS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED LATE THIS
  MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...30 TO 50 MPH GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS COMBINED WITH EXISTING VERY
  DRY FUELS WILL RESULT IN MANY FIRE STARTS IN A SHORT PERIOD OF
  TIME. SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS EXPECTED WITH SOME OF THE
  THUNDERSTORMS...BUT FIRE SPREAD IS LIKELY IN AREAS THAT DO NOT
  RECEIVE WETTING RAIN AND AS DRYING OCCURS IN THE DAYS THAT
  FOLLOW THE THUNDERSTORMS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
MAY OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG
WARNINGS.

&&

$$

PETRUCELLI

VISIT US AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
348 PM MDT MON JUL 28 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-291200-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
348 PM MDT MON JUL 28 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS MUCH OF THE OUTLOOK
AREA THROUGH TONIGHT. HEAVY RAIN WILL ACCOMPANY THE STRONGER
STORMS WITH HEAVY RUNOFF AND ISOLATED FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE. THE
MOST FLOOD PRONE LOCATIONS INCLUDE SLOT CANYONS...SLICK ROCK
AREAS...SMALL STREAMS IN STEEP TERRAIN AND OLD BURN SCARS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

MOISTURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE AREA TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
WITH ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED EACH DAY.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL REMAIN A POSSIBILITY ACROSS NORTHERN
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING ON TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY/ (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL ROAD TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
548 PM MDT MON JUL 28 2014

UTZ001>009-011-WYZ021-290100-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WESTERN UINTA BASIN-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
548 PM MDT MON JUL 28 2014

.NOW...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO
DEVELOP AND MOVE TO THE NORTH ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHERN UTAH
AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST STORMS AT 540PM
WERE LOCATED JUST SOUTHEAST OF GRANTSVILLE...OVER THE SOUTH END OF
THE SALT LAKE VALLEY...AND OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS FROM
NIBLEY SOUTH TO ECHO RESERVOIR. EXPECT LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN...GUSTY
WINDS...AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING WITH SOME STORMS.

$$

FOR INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

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