Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast Offseason Format
National Weather Service Reno NV
535 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry conditions with a gradual warming trend can be expected through
the remainder of the week with weak inversions limiting mixing
heights. Gusty winds are anticipated this weekend with a strong cold
frontal passage. This front will bring rain and snow to the region
with wetting rains likely through much of the Sierra, northeast
California, and western Nevada Saturday afternoon into Sunday.

Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://weather.gov/reno

NVZ450-021345-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
535 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-50.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........35-45%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........15-25.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........87-97%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....South up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 24-34. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 49-59. Lows 25-35. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow likely. Highs 46-56. Lows 28-38. Southwest
winds 20 to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 40-45. Lows 25-35.
West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 41-51. Lows
23-33.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
45-55.

$$

CAZ272-021345-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
535 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-44.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........41-51%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph in the morning becoming light.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........1-11.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-52.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........34-44%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 10-20. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 44-49. Lows 17-27. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow and rain. Highs 38-43. Lows 24-34. Southwest winds
25 to 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Snow. Highs 31-36. Lows 18-28. Southwest winds 25 to
30 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 35-40. Lows
18-28.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
39-44.

$$

NVZ453-021345-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
535 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-53.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........35-45%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........10-20.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........89-99%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........31-41%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....South up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 21-31. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 53-63. Lows 27-37. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 54-64. Lows 32-42.
Southwest winds 30 to 35 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain and snow likely. Highs 43-53. Lows 25-35. Southwest
winds 25 to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 47-57. Lows 27-37.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 52-62.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-021345-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
535 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........41-51.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........43-53%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........12-22.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........40-50%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......5500-6500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 23-33. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs 48-58.
Lows 24-34. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow likely. Highs 45-55. Lows 27-37. Southwest
winds 30 to 35 mph.
.SUNDAY...Snow likely. Highs 34-44. Lows 22-32. Southwest winds
25 to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Highs 39-49. Lows
22-32.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 44-54.

$$

CAZ271-021345-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
535 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........32-42%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........7-17.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........89-99%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-35%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 17-27. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 47-57. Lows 20-30. Southwest winds
15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Highs 41-51. Lows 23-33. Southwest winds
30 to 35 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 36-41. Lows 15-25. Southwest
winds 25 to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Highs 40-45. Lows
17-27.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 40-50.

$$

CAZ273-021345-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
535 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........41-51.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-34%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph in
                     the morning becoming light.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........8 below to 2 above zero.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........87-97%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........48-58.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........20-30%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....South up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 5-15. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 47-57. Lows 14-24. Southwest winds
15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 45-55. Lows 21-31.
Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 38-48. Lows 14-24.
Southwest winds 30 to 35 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 41-51. Lows
14-24.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 44-54.

$$

NVZ459-021345-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
535 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-55.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-35%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........15-25.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........80-90%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-64.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-31%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....South up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 23-33. South winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 58-68. Lows 28-38. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 57-67. Lows 31-41. Southwest winds
25 to 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
45-55. Lows 25-35. Southwest winds 35 to 40 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 51-61. Lows 27-37.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 56-66.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (WED MAR 8 THROUGH TUE MAR 14)
Near normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$

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