Partly Cloudy
99 ° F
Full Weather
Sponsored By:

Lightning Triggers New Wildfire

Sponsored by:

A severe thunderstorm triggering lightning in the northern Sierra has touched off at least one new wildfire this afternoon. The fire is north of Reno about a mile and a half west of Highway 395 near Evans Valley.

According to the National Weather Service, a large-scale upper low-pressure cell now over the Central Valley will continue to enhance severe storm activity over the mountains. A thunderstorm warning is in effect across much of western Nevada and the Sierra.

Use the myMotherLode.com Keyword Search to go straight to a specific page

Popular Pages

  • Local News
  • Fire Info
  • Weather
  • Dining Guide
  • Classifieds
  • Events
  • Movies
  • Tourism
  • Polls
  • Traffic
  • Media
  • Real Estate

Use the myMotherLode.com Keyword Search to go straight to a specific page

Popular Pages

  • Local News
  • Fire Info
  • Weather
  • Dining Guide
  • Classifieds
  • Events
  • Movies
  • Tourism
  • Polls
  • Traffic
  • Media
  • Real Estate
Feedback