Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
311 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.DISCUSSION...A weak storm system brings a mix of valley rain and
higher elevation snow today but significant precipitation is not
anticipated. Another stronger and colder storm system is expected
to impact the region late this week. A mix of rain and snow
Thursday will change to primarily snow across the Silver State
Friday as colder air filters into the region.


Note:  See Fire Weather Discussion in the Area Forecast Discussion
for more info
Note:  Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds
Note:  CWR means precipitation totals will be more than 0.10 inches
Note:  Winds in the extended forecast are average daytime winds

NVZ467-170015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
311 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Rain and snow in the morning.
                    Chance of rain and snow in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-54.
   Mid slope........39-49.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........48-58%.
   Mid slope........51-61%.
   24 hr trend......13% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-36.
   Mid slope........36-44.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........86-96%.
   Mid slope........74-84%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........51-56.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........41-51%.
   Mid slope........45-55%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 36-41. . South winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Windy. Rain and snow. Highs 51-61. . South winds 20 to
30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow, numerous snow showers. Lows 25-35. Highs 33-43. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 21-26. Highs
34-44. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and isolated snow showers.
Lows 21-31. Highs 36-46. .
.MONDAY...Snow likely. Lows 26-31. Highs 37-47. .

$$

NVZ468-170015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
311 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Rain and snow likely through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-52.
   Mid slope........47.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........52-62%.
   Mid slope........53-63%.
   24 hr trend......22% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........27-32.
   Mid slope........36-44.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........88-98%.
   Mid slope........78-88%.
   24 hr trend......17% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........46-56.
   Mid slope........50.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........44-54%.
   Mid slope........45-55%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 30-40. . South winds around
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 53-63. .
South winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow, numerous snow showers. Lows 29-34. Highs 30-40. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 20-25. Highs
32-42. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and isolated snow showers.
Lows 16-26. Highs 35-45. .
.MONDAY...Snow likely. Lows 26-31. Highs 37-47. .

$$

NVZ469-170015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
311 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Rain and snow likely through the day. Slight
                    chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-48.
   Mid slope........35-45.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........55-65%.
   Mid slope........56-66%.
   24 hr trend......18% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........32-40.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........76-86%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-52.
   Mid slope........39-49.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........47-57%.
   Mid slope........49-59%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 29-39. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
49-59. . South winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow, widespread snow showers. Lows 26-31. Highs 27-37. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
27-37. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and isolated snow showers.
Lows 16-21. Highs 27-37. .
.MONDAY...Snow. Lows 22-27. Highs 33-38. .

$$

NVZ470-170015-
Eastern Elko County-
311 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow through the
                    day. Chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-49.
   Mid slope........35-45.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........49-58%.
   Mid slope........53-62%.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-30.
   Mid slope........31-39.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........82-92%.
   Mid slope........74-84%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-54.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........43-53%.
   Mid slope........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 27-37. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 50-60. .
South winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow, widespread snow showers. Lows 24-34. Highs 30-40. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 18-23. Highs
30-40. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and isolated snow showers.
Lows 15-20. Highs 32-37. .
.MONDAY...Snow likely. Lows 20-25. Highs 28-38. .

$$

NVZ454-170015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
311 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow through
                    the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........45-55.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........40-50%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-34.
   Mid slope........31-41.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........85-95%.
   Mid slope........77-87%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-59.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-44%.
   Mid slope........36-46%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 28-38. . South winds around
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55-65. . South winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow, widespread snow showers. Lows 28-33. Highs 29-39. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 14-24. Highs
30-40. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 15-25. Highs
37-47. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 18-28. Highs 37-47. .

$$

NVZ455-170015-
White Pine County-
311 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Chance of rain in the morning. Snow likely
                    through the day. Chance of showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-53.
   Mid slope........38-48.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........43-53%.
   Mid slope........49-59%.
   24 hr trend......15% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........21-31.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........81-91%.
   Mid slope........73-83%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-55.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........37-46%.
   Mid slope........42-51%.
   24 hr trend......9% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 24-34. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 51-61. . South winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow, rain and widespread snow showers. Lows 27-37. Highs
34-44. .
.SATURDAY...Numerous snow showers. Lows 10-20. Highs 32-42. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 8-18. Highs
33-43. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 14-24. Highs 36-46. .

$$

NVZ457-170015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
311 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-57.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-43%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-34.
   Mid slope........31-41.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........77-87%.
   Mid slope........67-77%.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-60.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........32-42%.
   Mid slope........36-46%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 26-36. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 54-64. . South winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow, rain and widespread snow showers. Lows 23-33. Highs
37-47. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 12-22. Highs
36-46. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 14-24. Highs 39-49. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 18-28. Highs 39-49. .

$$


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