Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KLKN 230904
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
204 AM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...As low pressure continues to move through the Great
Basin today, showers will taper off west to east. Significant
snowfall is expected over parts of east-central Nevada,
especially northern Nye and White Pine Counties. After a brief
break, another storm system will bring rain and snow by this
weekend.

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

NVZ467-232315-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
204 AM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........54-59.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........30-36%.
   Mid slope........35-43%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........33-38.
   Mid slope........39-47.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........72-82%.
   Mid slope........61-71%.
   24 hr trend......15% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then numerous
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-60.
   Mid slope........44-54.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........35-45%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers. Lows 34-39. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Highs 48-58. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 31-36. Highs 48-58.
.
.MONDAY...Numerous showers. Lows 32-37. Highs 48-58. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 30-35. Highs
47-57. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 31-36. Highs
50-60. .

$$

NVZ468-232315-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
204 AM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny.
                    Patchy fog in the morning. Scattered showers in
                    the morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........51-56.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........30-36%.
   Mid slope........35-44%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Patchy fog in the evening. Areas of freezing
                    fog after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........27-37.
   Mid slope........32-42.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........74-84%.
   Mid slope........64-74%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of freezing fog in the morning. Isolated
                    snow showers in the morning, then numerous
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........53-63.
   Mid slope........47-57.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........27-37%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 35
                         mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Widespread showers. Lows 35-40. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Highs 48-58. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 32-37. Highs
49-59. .
.MONDAY...Numerous showers. Lows 35-40. Highs 49-59. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 30-35. Highs
46-56. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 28-33. Highs
49-59. .

$$

NVZ469-232315-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
204 AM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy fog in the morning. Numerous showers in
                    the morning. Isolated snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-52.
   Mid slope........39-49.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-45%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the evening. Areas
                    of freezing fog after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........21-31.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........76-86%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of freezing fog in the morning. Numerous
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-60.
   Mid slope........47-57.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........30-40%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......6% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Widespread showers. Lows 32-37. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 46-56. . Upslope/up valley
winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 25-35. Highs
48-58. .
.MONDAY...Numerous showers. Lows 33-38. Highs 48-58. .
.TUESDAY...Numerous snow showers. Lows 28-33. Highs 44-54. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 22-32.
Highs 48-58. .

$$

NVZ470-232315-
Eastern Elko County-
204 AM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning.
                    Numerous showers in the morning. Isolated
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-52.
   Mid slope........38-48.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-43%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......21% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 40 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the evening. Areas
                    of freezing fog after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........23-33.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........71-81%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Areas of freezing fog in the
                    morning. Scattered showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........54-59.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........27-37%.
   Mid slope........30-40%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Widespread showers. Lows 33-43. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 45-55. . Upslope/up valley
winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 27-37. Highs 46-56.
.
.MONDAY...Numerous showers. Lows 31-41. Highs 46-56. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 28-38. Highs
47-57. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 27-37. Highs
51-61. .

$$

NVZ454-232315-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
204 AM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning.
                    Numerous showers in the morning. Isolated snow
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........45-55.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-43%.
   Mid slope........37-47%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the evening. Areas
                    of freezing fog after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-35.
   Mid slope........31-41.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........79-89%.
   Mid slope........62-72%.
   24 hr trend......17% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog in the
                    morning. Scattered showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........58-63.
   Mid slope........50-60.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-35%.
   Mid slope........30-38%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Widespread showers. Lows 35-40. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 49-59. . Upslope/up valley
winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 26-36. Highs 50-60.
.
.MONDAY...Numerous showers. Lows 34-39. Highs 50-60. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 30-35. Highs
46-56. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 28-33. Highs
50-60. .

$$

NVZ455-232315-
White Pine County-
204 AM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy fog in the morning. Widespread showers
                    in the morning, then scattered showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-52.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........35-45%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
                         Gusts up to 35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly clear.
                    Patchy fog in the evening. Areas of freezing
                    fog after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........21-31.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........66-76%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of freezing fog in the
                    morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........55-60.
   Mid slope........48-58.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........26-33%.
   Mid slope........27-36%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Widespread showers. Lows 29-39. . South winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 44-54. . Upslope/up valley
winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 23-33. Highs 48-58.
.
.MONDAY...Numerous showers. Lows 28-38. Highs 48-58. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 23-33. Highs
45-55. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 22-32. Highs
48-58. .

$$

NVZ457-232315-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
204 AM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy fog in the morning. Numerous showers in
                    the morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-59.
   Mid slope........44-54.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........26-36%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 40 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-35.
   Mid slope........30-40.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........70-80%.
   Mid slope........59-69%.
   24 hr trend......17% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........56-66.
   Mid slope........51-61.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........20-30%.
   Mid slope........25-35%.
   24 hr trend......13% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                         35 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Widespread showers. Lows 30-40. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 48-58. . Upslope/up valley
winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 24-34. Highs 52-62.
.
.MONDAY...Numerous showers. Lows 27-37. Highs 52-62. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 23-33. Highs
50-60. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 24-34. Highs
52-62. .

$$


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