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Nye County prepares for 'Storm Area 51', pre-signs emergency declaration

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On Wednesday, Nye County Commissioners pre-signed an emergency declaration making it the second county to do so, since the event's conception. (KSNV)

Nye County became the second county to prepare for the upcoming 'Storm Area 51' event.

On Wednesday, Nye County Commissioners pre-signed an emergency declaration, making it the second county to do so since the event's conception.

The declaration would assist if an emergency should arise during the three-day event.

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No further details were immediately released by Nye County officials.

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Storm Area 51 is expected to bring thousands to the small of Rachel, Nevada located within Lincoln County.

The event creators have since turned the weekend into a three-day music and arts festival in Rachel dubbed "Alienstock."

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