Weather Warnings for Nevada

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Nevada Issued by the National Weather Service
Alerts Updated: May 27, 2022, 3:02 am  UTC


Special Weather Statement issued May 27 at 3:02AM PDT by NWS

Summary: ...Cool, Showery, and Breezy Memorial Day Weekend... WINDY THROUGH THE WEEKEND: Gusty southwest to west winds will continue into the holiday weekend, with gusts of 30 to 40 mph expected this afternoon. The strongest winds will occur on Saturday, where widespread gusts of 35-45 mph could produce areas of blowing dust. Wind prone locations could see gusts of 50+ mph.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  May 27, 2022, 11:00 am      Expires:  May 27, 2022, 5:00 pm
Area:  Greater Lake Tahoe Area; Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area; Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties; Northern Washoe County; Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake


Lake Wind Advisory issued May 27 at 2:48AM PDT until May 27 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS

Summary: ...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts 35 to 40 mph expected. Waves 1 to 3 feet, locally up to 4 feet on Lake Tahoe and Pyramid Lake. * WHERE...Pyramid, Lahontan, Rye Patch, Topaz, Bridgeport, Mono,
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  May 27, 2022, 11:00 am      Expires:  May 27, 2022, 11:00 pm
Area:  Greater Lake Tahoe Area; Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area; Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties; Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake


Red Flag Warning issued May 27 at 1:53AM PDT until May 27 at 8:00PM PDT by NWS

Summary: ...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM EACH DAY TODAY AND SATURDAY FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR MOST OF SOUTHERN NEVADA AND NORTHWEST ARIZONA... * AFFECTED AREA...In Arizona...Fire weather zones 101 and 102. In Nevada...Fire weather zones 460, 461, 462, 465, and 466. * TIMING...Widespread gusty winds will develop by early afternoon
Severity:  Severe    Effective:  May 27, 2022, 12:00 pm      Expires:  May 27, 2022, 8:00 pm
Area:  Clark and SW Lincoln County Deserts, Las Vegas Dispatch; Esmeralda and Nye County Deserts, CNC Dispatch; Lake Mead NRA, Colorado River-NV side; Lincoln County, Ely Dispatch; Nye County Deserts, Las Vegas Dispatch


Red Flag Warning issued May 27 at 1:53AM PDT until May 27 at 8:00PM PDT by NWS

Summary: ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE SPRING MOUNTAINS AND SHEEP RANGE IN SOUTHERN NEVADA... * AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 463 and 464. * TIMING...Widespread gusty winds will develop by early afternoon then peak in the mid to late afternoon hours before gradually
Severity:  Severe    Effective:  May 27, 2022, 12:00 pm      Expires:  May 27, 2022, 8:00 pm
Area:  Sheep Range; Spring Mountains


Red Flag Warning issued May 27 at 1:53AM PDT until May 28 at 8:00PM PDT by NWS

Summary: ...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM EACH DAY TODAY AND SATURDAY FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR MOST OF SOUTHERN NEVADA AND NORTHWEST ARIZONA... * AFFECTED AREA...In Arizona...Fire weather zones 101 and 102. In Nevada...Fire weather zones 460, 461, 462, 465, and 466. * TIMING...Widespread gusty winds will develop by early afternoon
Severity:  Severe    Effective:  May 28, 2022, 12:00 pm      Expires:  May 28, 2022, 8:00 pm
Area:  Clark and SW Lincoln County Deserts, Las Vegas Dispatch; Esmeralda and Nye County Deserts, CNC Dispatch; Lake Mead NRA, Colorado River-NV side; Lincoln County, Ely Dispatch; Nye County Deserts, Las Vegas Dispatch