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August 5, 2012
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Firefighters respond to several storm calls

Update: Two instances of arcing power lines have been reported as a result of winds in the Valley. Firefighters are at 1523 County Road and at the intersection of Stockyard and Heybourne Roads for reports of arcing power lines in trees.

NV Energy has been called for both instances.

A single tree fire has been reported on Hot Springs Mountain. Light to moderate precipitation is falling around the Valley. A thunderstorm with rain and lightning started rolling into the Pine Nut Mountains around 9 p.m.

A red flag warning is in effect starting at 11 p.m. for thunderstorms.

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The Record Courier Updated Aug 6, 2012 12:55PM Published Aug 5, 2012 12:54AM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.