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
603 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE OVER EASTERN NEVADA MOVES INTO UTAH
TODAY...WITH HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN BEHIND THE LOW AND PERSISTING
THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. MIXING WILL DECREASE FOR WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY WITH LIGHT WINDS AND THE STRENGTHENING RIDGE ALOFT.
MUCH DRIER AND WARMER CONDITIONS RETURN FOR MID TO LATE WEEK...
ALTHOUGH WINDS WILL REMAIN LIGHT.


NOTE:  PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS
       HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

NVZ450-041415-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
603 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........46-51.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........22-29%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                     NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                     UP TO 40 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........15-25.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........80-90%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........48-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........17-24%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....EAST AROUND 10 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 17-27. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 55-60. LOWS 20-30. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 61-66. LOWS 24-34. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 58-68. LOWS 26-36.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 61-71.

$$

CAZ272-041415-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
603 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........36-41.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........28-38%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10500-11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........9-16.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........80-90%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........42-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........24-34%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....EAST AROUND 10 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 9-14. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 49-54. LOWS 13-23. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 55-60. LOWS 18-28. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 58-63. LOWS 22-32.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 59-64.

$$

NVZ453-041415-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
603 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........42-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........21-29%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........13-23.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........74-84%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                     LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........45-55.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........15-24%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 15-25. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 54-59. LOWS 17-27. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 23-33. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 61-66. LOWS 26-36.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 64-69.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-041415-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
603 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........41-51.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........23-30%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........14-24.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........75-85%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........48-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........19-25%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....EAST AROUND 10 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 18-28. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55-60. LOWS 21-31. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 58-63. LOWS 26-36. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 59-64. LOWS 27-37.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 62-67.

$$

CAZ271-041415-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
603 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........42-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........23-33%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO
                     25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........14-22.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........80-90%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........47-57.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........19-29%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....EAST AROUND 10 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 15-25. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 56-61. LOWS 14-24. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 55-65. LOWS 19-29. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 58-68. LOWS 24-34.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 63-68.

$$

CAZ273-041415-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
603 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........38-48.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........22-32%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11500-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........8-18.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........78-88%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                     LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH
                     SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........43-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........13-23%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10500-11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 7-17. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 52-62. LOWS 9-19. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 12-22. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 15-25. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 59-69. LOWS 16-26.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 61-71.

$$

NVZ459-041415-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
603 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........42-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........25-35%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO
                     25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10500-11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........16-21.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING DECREASING TO NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........43-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........17-24%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 16-26. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 50-60. LOWS 19-29. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 55-65. LOWS 24-34. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 58-68. LOWS 26-36.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60-70.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (TUE MAR 10 THROUGH MON MAR 16)
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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