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
216 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...A series of winter storms will affect the region through
the weekend. Temperatures will remain well below normal and snow
showers will move periodically over the state. Travel may be
affected from time to time.


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

NVZ467-250015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
216 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow. Snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........33-43.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-46%.
   Mid slope........47-57%.
   24 hr trend......20% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Southwest winds around 15 mph
                         shifting to the west 15 to 25 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts up to 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Areas of blowing snow in the
                    evening. Chance of snow showers in the evening.
                    Slight chance of snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........17-22.
   Mid slope........16-26.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........75-85%.
   24 hr trend......17% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers in
                    the morning. Chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........38-48.
   Mid slope........30-40.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-43%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Snow showers. Lows 19-29. . Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow showers. Highs 30-40. . Northwest winds around
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 5-15. Highs 30-40. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and isolated snow
showers. Lows 17-22. Highs 34-44. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 19-29. Highs 39-49.
.
.FRIDAY...Breezy. Snow likely and a chance of rain. Lows 25-30.
Highs 39-49. .

$$

NVZ468-250015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
216 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow. Snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........27-37.
   Mid slope........20-30.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........50-60%.
   Mid slope........54-64%.
   24 hr trend......14% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Southwest winds around 15 mph
                         shifting to the west 15 to 25 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow in the evening. Snow
                    showers likely in the evening. Slight chance of
                    snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........12-17.
   Mid slope........14-24.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........90-100%.
   Mid slope........81-91%.
   24 hr trend......16% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph in the evening
                         becoming downslope/down valley winds 2 to
                         5 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-42.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........47-57%.
   Mid slope........51-61%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         25 to 30 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Snow showers. Lows 22-27. . Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow showers. Highs 27-37. . Northwest winds around
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 4-14. Highs
27-37. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and isolated snow
showers. Lows 10-20. Highs 28-38. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 16-26. Highs 36-46.
.
.FRIDAY...Snow likely and a chance of rain. Lows 18-28. Highs 36-46.
.

$$

NVZ469-250015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
216 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow. Snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-29.
   Mid slope........15-25.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........55-64%.
   Mid slope........58-68%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow in the evening. Snow
                    showers in the evening. Chance of snow showers
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........8-13.
   Mid slope........12-20.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........81-91%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph with gusts around
                         25 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Chance of snow showers in the morning. Snow
                    showers likely in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-34.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........52-62%.
   Mid slope........54-64%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Snow showers. Lows 19-24. . Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow showers. Highs 25-35. . West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 1 below to
9 above zero. Highs 25-35. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and isolated snow
showers. Lows 10-15. Highs 24-34. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 15-20. Highs 31-41.
.
.FRIDAY...Snow likely and a chance of rain. Lows 22-27. Highs 31-41.
.

$$

NVZ470-250015-
Eastern Elko County-
216 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow through the day. Snow
                    showers through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........18-28.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........43-53%.
   Mid slope........49-59%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow in the evening. Snow
                    showers in the evening. Chance of snow showers
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........9-14.
   Mid slope........12-20.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........81-91%.
   Mid slope........74-84%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to
                         30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers in the
                    morning. Snow showers likely in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-37.
   Mid slope........23-33.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........40-50%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......9% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Snow showers likely. Lows 21-26. . Southwest winds
around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow showers. Highs 29-39. . West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous snow showers. Lows 6-16. Highs 29-39. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and isolated snow
showers. Lows 8-18. Highs 28-38. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 14-24. Highs 34-44.
.
.FRIDAY...Snow likely and a slight chance of rain. Lows 24-29. Highs
36-46. .

$$

NVZ454-250015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
216 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow through the day. Snow
                    showers through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-34.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........45-55%.
   Mid slope........48-58%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow in the evening. Snow
                    showers in the evening. Chance of snow showers
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........10-15.
   Mid slope........11-21.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........89-99%.
   Mid slope........84-94%.
   24 hr trend......20% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph with gusts around
                         25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........39-49%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 16-26. .
Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow showers. Highs 32-37. . West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous snow showers. Lows 8-13. Highs 27-37. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 5-15. Highs
28-38. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 14-24. Highs 36-46.
.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Lows 22-27. Highs
36-46. .

$$

NVZ455-250015-
White Pine County-
216 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-36.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........37-47%.
   Mid slope........43-53%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers in the evening. Chance of snow
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........6-11.
   Mid slope........7-17.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........82-92%.
   Mid slope........75-85%.
   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-42.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........32-42%.
   Mid slope........37-47%.
   24 hr trend......6% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 12-22. .
Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow showers. Highs 36-46. . Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous snow showers. Lows 10-20. Highs 32-42. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow and isolated snow
showers. Lows 6-16. Highs 34-44. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 10-20. Highs 38-48.
.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and a slight chance of rain.
Lows 18-28. Highs 40-50. .

$$

NVZ457-250015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
216 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers likely in the morning. Snow
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........34-44.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-35%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......6% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers in the evening. Chance of snow
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........7-17.
   Mid slope........12-22.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........74-84%.
   24 hr trend......18% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                         35 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........38-48.
   Mid slope........32-42.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........24-34%.
   Mid slope........28-38%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
17-27. . Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow showers. Highs 37-47. . Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous snow showers. Lows 12-22. Highs 35-45. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 9-19. Highs
37-47. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 16-26. Highs 42-52.
.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Lows 20-30. Highs
42-52. .

$$



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