... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through Thursday evening for gusty winds and low relative
humidity for fire weather zones 457... 467 and 468...
* affected area... fire weather zone 457 northern Nye
County/Lander and Eureka counties south of Highway 50... fire
weather zone 467 central and western Humboldt County and fire
weather zone 468 eastern Humboldt County and northwestern Elko
* Winds... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Winds
will decrease to 10 to 20 mph Wednesday night... then decrease
again Thursday afternoon 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Relative humidity... as low as 9 percent... rising above 15
percent Wednesday night... then decreasing to around 9 percent
again Thursday afternoon.
* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create critical fire weather conditions.
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.
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Statement as of 02:25 PDT je la 01an de septembro 2015