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Widespread thunderstorms ignite multiple fires

USFS news release Summertime in the Eastern Sierra brings beautiful weather and many times that means thunderstorms that are welcome as they cool off the afternoons and bring much needed rain. Thunderstorms also mean lightning. Last week the Inyo received a lot of rain and hundreds of lightning strikes. Five small lightning ignited fires were […]

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Dennis Mattinson’s Forecast

Forecast: The Owens Valley, Mammoth and Mono County Provided by Dennis Mattinson, Eastern Sierra Weather Forecaster Sierra Wave Radio – TV – Online News www.easternsierraforecast.com WEDNESDAY 29-JUNE-2011, 6:31 AM An unseasonably strong low made its way from the coast yesterday and inland today. Instability associated with this system fired off a few thunderstorms in Mono […]

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