... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening
for strong winds and low humidity for west central Nevada...
* affected area... fire zone 453 west central Nevada basin and
range and fire zone 459 Mineral and southern Lyon counties.
* Winds... southwest 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph. Strongest
winds north of Highway 50.
* Humidity... 8 to 18 percent.
* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create critical fire weather conditions.
A red flag warning means weather conditions can cause fires to
grow rapidly in size and intensity before first responders can
contain them. Avoid doing outdoor activities that can create a
spark near dry vegetation... such as yard work... target shooting...
or campfires. Continue to check weather.Gov/Reno for updates and