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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
520 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL RAPIDLY DEEPEN OVER
EASTERN NEVADA DURING THE DAY ON FRIDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL CAUSE
WIDESPREAD RAIN TO DEVELOP DURING THE DAY ON FRIDAY. COLDER AIR
WILL WORK INTO THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT ALLOWING RAIN TO CHANGE
OVER TO SNOW. SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOWFALL ARE EXPECTED
ACROSS CENTRAL NEVADA THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY...BEFORE DRIER AND WARMER
WEATHER RETURNS BY NEXT WEEK.


NOTE:  THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
NOTE:  WINDS IN THE EXTENDED FORECAST ARE AVERAGE DAYTIME WINDS

NVZ467-251100-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
520 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND
                    SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-42.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........82-92%.
   MID SLOPE........76-86%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTS
                    25 TO 30 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-52.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........40-50%.
   MID SLOPE........54-64%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SNOW THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-34.
   MID SLOPE........27-37.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........83-93%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25
                    MPH IN THE EVENING.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-52.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........24-34%.
   MID SLOPE........32-42%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
29-39. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 51-61. WEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 32-37.
HIGHS 59-69.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31-41. HIGHS 64-74.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32-42. HIGHS 69-79.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33-43. HIGHS 69-79.

$$

NVZ468-251100-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
520 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND
                    SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-42.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
   MID SLOPE........78-88%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTS
                    UP TO 25 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........45-55.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
   MID SLOPE........48-58%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SNOW THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-35.
   MID SLOPE........32-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-50.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........31-40%.
   MID SLOPE........36-46%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
29-34. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 48-58. WEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 30-35. HIGHS
53-63.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 59-69.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33-38. HIGHS 65-75.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34-39. HIGHS 65-75.

$$

NVZ469-251100-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
520 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND
                    SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-39.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
   MID SLOPE........76-86%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
                    25 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-52.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........48-58%.
   MID SLOPE........51-61%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN IN THE EVENING. SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-34.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
                    LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-46.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
   MID SLOPE........39-49%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
21-31. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 44-54. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 26-31. HIGHS
49-59.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 56-66.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 59-69.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 62-72.

$$

NVZ470-251100-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
520 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND
                    SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-41.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........83-93%.
   MID SLOPE........74-84%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. WIDESPREAD SNOW
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........45-55.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
   MID SLOPE........47-57%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
                    25 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........33-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
                    LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
   MID SLOPE........44-54%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BRISK. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
24-34. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 48-58. WEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS
51-61.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 54-64.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29-39. HIGHS 58-68.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29-39. HIGHS 61-71.

$$

NVZ455-251100-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
520 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-41.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........66-76%.
   MID SLOPE........51-61%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........54-64.
   MID SLOPE........51-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........26-36%.
   MID SLOPE........27-37%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-34.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
   MID SLOPE........80-90%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-44.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........48-58%.
   MID SLOPE........53-63%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 18-28. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 48-58. WEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 27-32. HIGHS
50-60.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 54-64.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS 56-66.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 60-70.

$$

NVZ454-251100-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
520 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
                    AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........33-43.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........75-85%.
   MID SLOPE........67-77%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. WIDESPREAD SNOW
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........49-54.
   MID SLOPE........39-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........44-54%.
   MID SLOPE........48-58%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN IN THE EVENING. SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-34.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25
                    MPH IN THE EVENING.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SNOW SHOWERS
                    LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-49.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........33-43%.
   MID SLOPE........37-47%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS 25 TO 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
23-33. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 48-58. WEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29-34. HIGHS 53-63.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 59-69.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 64-74.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29-39. HIGHS 64-74.

$$

NVZ457-251100-
LANDER/EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50 PLUS NORTHERN NYE COUNTY-
520 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-45.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
   MID SLOPE........44-54%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN
                    VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........56-66.
   MID SLOPE........52-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........19-29%.
   MID SLOPE........25-35%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........25-35.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........79-89%.
   MID SLOPE........78-88%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40
                    MPH DECREASING TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........43-53.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........25-35%.
   MID SLOPE........30-40%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BRISK. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
23-33. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 56-66. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 58-68.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30-40. HIGHS 65-75.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31-41. HIGHS 67-77.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33-43. HIGHS 68-78.

$$




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