Northern Elko County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 09:31 PDT je la 25an de oktobro 2014

...Wind Advisory in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Elko has issued a Wind Advisory... which is in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening.

* Winds...south to southwest 25 to 35 mph...with gusts to 45 mph. Gusts to around 55 mph on passes and summits.

* Timing...through 8 PM PDT this evening. Strongest gusts are likely to be during the mid to late afternoon.

* Locations include: Jackpot...Wildhorse...Owyhee...Silver Zone Pass...West Wendover...Secret Pass... LaMoille Canyon... Harrison Pass...Wells...Pequop Summit... Elko...Spring Creek...Carlin

* impacts...motorists should be prepared for strong winds and hazardous driving conditions...especially when driving high profile vehicles. Expect areas of blowing dust.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph with gusts in excess of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Record Report
Statement as of 5:33 PM PDT on October 24, 2014

...Record high temperature set at Eureka Airport NV...

a record high temperature of 78 degrees was set at Eureka Airport NV today. This ties the old record of 78 set in 2007.