Smoke to linger a while, warm temps continue |

Smoke to linger a while, warm temps continue

Staff report

Today’s weather will have areas of smoke and haze with highs 85-95 with light winds.

Tonight, clear with areas of smoke and haze in the evening with lows 52-62 and northwest winds around 10 mph.

Friday, sunny in the morning becoming partly cloudy with isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon with highs 87-86 with light winds becoming northeast around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Road work continues in Carson City with areas of delays, mainly Fairview Drive between Roop Street and South Lompa Lane, primarily between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., and Highway 50 East between Airport Road and Saliman Road.

The closure of westbound Fairview Drive from Saliman Road to Roop Street is in effect through Aug. 31. Alternate routes of travel are Colorado Street to the south, and Little Lane to the north.

Traffic will be controlled at times; alternate routes are advised.

The Nevada Department of Transportation reports at 5:57 a.m. all roads open with no controls.

For road conditions and weather while in Nevada, dial 511.