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   These are the stories we are working on for this week's newspaper:
  • Deputy shooting fallout: The children of a Portola man who was shot and killed at Eastern Plumas Health Care last year are seeking millions of dollars in damages.
  • The trout must go: The state is planning to pull all of the brook trout out of a Plumas County lake in order to protect the yellow-legged frog.
  • Inspections delayed: Cal Fire was scheduled to begin property inspections this week, but decided to wait until the public could better understand what the inspectors are doing.

Dry thunderstorms forecast for this weekend

Breaking News
Feather Publishing
7/24/2010

LOW PRESSURE APPROACHING THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL BRING INCREASING THUNDERSTORM CHANCES THROUGH MONDAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT WILL BE DRY.

THE AREAL COVERAGE OF STORMS WILL INCREASE ON SUNDAY AS ADDITIONAL MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY FROM THE JET STREAM REACH THE AREA. THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME STRONGER AND WETTER SUNDAY AFTERNOON... .WITH INCREASED LIGHTNING ACTIVITY AND POTENTIAL FOR OUTFLOW WINDS OVER 40 MPH. ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR THE NORTHERN SIERRA...

 

NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND NORTHWEST NEVADA...

AFFECTED AREA: IN CALIFORNIA...THE SURPRISE VALLEY...EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY...THE EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NATIONAL FORESTS AND THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN. IN NORTHWEST NEVADA...NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY AND THE WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT INCLUDING RENO...CARSON CITY AND MINDEN. * THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED DRY THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP BY EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE WETTING RAINS AND INCREASED LIGHTNING ACTIVITY BY LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON. *

OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS UP TO 50 MPH. * IMPACTS: LIGHTNING MAY CREATE NEW FIRE STARTS AND COMBINE WITH STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS TO PRODUCE RAPID FIRE GROWTH.

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