Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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FNUS55 KREV 241314
FWFREV

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
614 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR WESTERN NEVADA DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC WILL MOVE
INTO THE WEST OVER THE WEEKEND. THIS WILL RESULT IN GUSTY AFTERNOON
AND EVENING WINDS TODAY, WITH STRONG WINDS LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND
SATURDAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE
OVER WESTERN NEVADA. ALONG AND BEHIND THE FRONT RAIN AND HIGH
ELEVATION SNOW IS LIKELY, MAINLY NORTH OF HIGHWAY 50. DRY WEATHER
AND LIGHTER WIND RETURNS FOR EARLY NEXT WEEK.


NOTE:  THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS.
NOTE:  PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS
       HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/FIREWX/?WFO=REV

NVZ450-250100-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
614 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........72-80.
*   MID SLOPE........67-77.
*   24 HR TREND......5-7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........10-15%.
*   MID SLOPE........10-16%.
*   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......13500-14000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........39-47.
*   MID SLOPE........39-46.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
*   MID SLOPE........24-34%.
*   24 HR TREND......15-20% DRIER VALLEYS...LITTLE CHANGE MID SLOPES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                     CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........58-68.
*   MID SLOPE........53-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........17-24%.
*   MID SLOPE........18-25%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 40 TO 55 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                     SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                     UP TO 85 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...10%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34-41. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 53-59. LOWS
24-34. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55-61. LOWS 24-34. SLOPE WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 62-68. LOWS 27-37. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65-70. LOWS
32-42.

$$

CAZ272-250100-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
614 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........62-70.
*   MID SLOPE........56-66.
*   24 HR TREND......4-6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........14-19%.
*   MID SLOPE........16-21%.
*   24 HR TREND......7-10% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO 15
                     TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60
                     MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......14000-14500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........35-42.
*   MID SLOPE........35-41.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........52-62%.
*   MID SLOPE........38-48%.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH
                     SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 75 MPH
                     INCREASING TO 30 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 90
                     MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........49-55.
*   MID SLOPE........42-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........28-38%.
*   MID SLOPE........34-44%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO
                     25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 50 TO 65 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                     SOUTHWEST 40 TO 60 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                     UP TO 110 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 40 TO 45 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...25%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 30-35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 45-50. LOWS 20-30.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 49-54. LOWS 20-30. SLOPE WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 54-59. LOWS
26-36. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55-60. LOWS 29-39.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 56-61.

$$

NVZ453-250100-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
614 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........74-84.
*   MID SLOPE........71-81.
*   24 HR TREND......5-7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........11-16%.
*   MID SLOPE........12-17%.
*   24 HR TREND......5-8% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH
                     WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......4.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........39-49.
*   MID SLOPE........39-46.
*   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........45-55%.
*   MID SLOPE........28-38%.
*   24 HR TREND......10-15% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                     AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT
                     CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........66-76.
*   MID SLOPE........64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........14-21%.
*   MID SLOPE........14-21%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 80 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 65 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000-12500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 35-43. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 53-61. LOWS
24-34. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 54-62. LOWS 24-34. SLOPE WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 61-71. LOWS 26-36. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 66-76. LOWS
32-42.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-250100-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
614 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........66-76.
*   MID SLOPE........62-70.
*   24 HR TREND......6-10 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........16-22%.
*   MID SLOPE........17-25%.
*   24 HR TREND......16-24% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH
                     WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12500-13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........36-46.
*   MID SLOPE........36-44.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
*   MID SLOPE........35-45%.
*   24 HR TREND......25-40% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........55-65.
*   MID SLOPE........49-59.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........22-30%.
*   MID SLOPE........24-32%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                     25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 85 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......2.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 40 TO 45 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...35%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 34-42. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 48-58. LOWS 26-36.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50-60. LOWS 26-36. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS
30-40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 59-69. LOWS 34-43.

$$

CAZ271-250100-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
614 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........63-73.
*   MID SLOPE........61-69.
*   24 HR TREND......8-12 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........14-24%.
*   MID SLOPE........14-24%.
*   24 HR TREND......16-24% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH
                     WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12500-13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........33-42.
*   MID SLOPE........33-41.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........62-72%.
*   MID SLOPE........42-52%.
*   24 HR TREND......20-30% DRIER NORTH OF SUSANVILLE, LITTLE CHANGE SOUTH.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 75 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
                     LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........49-59.
*   MID SLOPE........46-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........34-44%.
*   MID SLOPE........33-43%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                     20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 50 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 95 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 75 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.......2.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...50%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32-39. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 47-55. LOWS 22-32.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 51-59. LOWS 22-32. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 54-64. LOWS
25-35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 58-68. LOWS 28-38.

$$

CAZ273-250100-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
614 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........68-78.
*   MID SLOPE........63-73.
*   24 HR TREND......4-6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........8-13%.
*   MID SLOPE........10-15%.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60
                     MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......4.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......13000-14000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-42.
*   MID SLOPE........34-41.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........45-55%.
*   MID SLOPE........28-38%.
*   24 HR TREND......7-10% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                     SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
                     UP TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH
                     INCREASING TO 30 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 85
                     MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX.......4.
* LAL................1.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........57-67.
*   MID SLOPE........51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........15-22%.
*   MID SLOPE........15-25%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                     20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 55
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 45 TO 65 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 115 MPH
                     BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND DECREASING TO 35 TO 55
                     MPH WITH GUSTS TO 100 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12500-13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...5%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
27-37. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 50-60.
LOWS 16-26. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 53-63. LOWS 16-26. SLOPE WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 59-69. LOWS 22-32. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 59-69. LOWS 24-34.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 61-71.

$$

NVZ459-250100-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
614 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........74-82.
*   MID SLOPE........71-79.
*   24 HR TREND......3-5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........8-13%.
*   MID SLOPE........8-14%.
*   24 HR TREND......2-4% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........40-49.
*   MID SLOPE........37-47.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
*   MID SLOPE........26-36%.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......4.
* LAL................1.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........64-74.
*   MID SLOPE........62-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........14-18%.
*   MID SLOPE........14-19%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                     SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                     UP TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 95
                     MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......13000-14000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST. LOWS 34-42.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 52-61. LOWS 27-37. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 54-62. LOWS 27-37. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 61-71. LOWS 29-39. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 63-71. LOWS 34-44.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65-75.

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.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (FRI OCT 31 THROUGH THU NOV 6)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND PRECIPITATION.

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