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Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-Eastern Elko County-
323 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY,
AND DRY THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 454...468...469 AND
The National Weather Service in Elko has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for gusty winds, low relative humidity, and dry
thunderstorms...which is in effect from Monday afternoon through
* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 454 Central Lander and
Eureka Counties...Fire Weather Zone 468 Eastern Humboldt
County and Northwestern Elko County...Fire Weather Zone 469
Southwestern and Central Elko County and Fire Weather Zone 470
Eastern Elko County.
* Winds...southwest to west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35
* Relative Humidity...as low as 10 percent.
* Thunderstorm Coverage...Isolated dry thunderstorms.
* Outflow Winds...Gusts up to 55 mph.
* Impacts...The combination of gusty winds and low humidity,
along with dry lightning and strong outflow winds, 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.