Issue Date:4:16 AM Sunday
Expiration:8:00 PM Sunday
WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING * WHAT...West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Wind prone areas such as Washoe Valley or along Highway 50 east of Carson City could see gusts over 55 mph. Winds will shift to the northwest by early this evening behind a cold front. * WHERE...Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area and Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake. * WHEN...Until 8 PM PDT this evening. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result. Blowing dust with low visibilities is possible. Now is the time to secure loose outdoor items such as patio furniture, holiday decorations, and trash cans before winds increase which could blow these items away. The best thing to do is prepare ahead of time by making sure you have extra food and water on hand, flashlights with spare batteries and/or candles in the event of a power outage.