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Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 10:51 AM MDT Apr. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from midnight PDT /midnight MST/
tonight to 5 PM PDT /5 PM MST/ Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from midnight PDT /midnight MST/
tonight to 5 PM PDT /5 PM MST/ Saturday. The high wind watch is
no longer in effect.

* Timing... strong winds will develop by late this evening... peak
in intensity Friday... and linger into Saturday before weakening
late Saturday afternoon.

* Winds... north winds of 25 to 35 mph with locally higher gusts to 50
mph possible. Strongest winds are expected in especially wind
prone locations near Laughlin.

* Impacts... strong winds will create dangerous boating
conditions on area lakes. These winds will create very choppy
waters and generate large waves which could capsize or swamp
vessels. Strong wind gusts may cause localized wind damage to
structures and will destroy any unsecured items left outside.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means strong winds gusting over 40 mph can make
driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.





Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 1:55 PM MDT Apr. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am PDT /11 am MST/ Friday
to 11 PM PDT /11 PM MST/ Saturday for strong winds and low
humidity...

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a red flag
warning, which is in effect from 11 am PDT /11 am MST/ Friday to
11 PM PDT /11 PM MST/ Saturday. The Fire Weather Watch is no
longer in effect.


* Timing... strong winds will begin early Friday morning, peak
Friday afternoon, and possibly lull Friday night before picking
up again during the day Saturday. Winds will decrease Saturday
night.

* Wind... north winds gusting to 40 to 50 mph on Friday and
Saturday, with locally higher gusts possible Friday afternoon
and evening.

* Humidity... five to 10 percent each afternoon.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.


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.





155 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017 /155 PM MST Thu Apr 27 2017/

... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am PDT /11 am MST/ Friday
to 11 PM PDT /11 PM MST/ Saturday for strong winds and low
humidity...

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a red flag
warning, which is in effect from 11 am PDT /11 am MST/ Friday to
11 PM PDT /11 PM MST/ Saturday. The Fire Weather Watch is no
longer in effect.


* Timing... strong winds will begin early Friday morning, peak
Friday afternoon, and possibly lull Friday night before picking
up again during the day Saturday. Winds will decrease Saturday
night.

* Wind... north winds gusting to 40 to 50 mph on Friday and
Saturday, with locally higher gusts possible Friday afternoon
and evening.

* Humidity... five to 10 percent each afternoon.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.


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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