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Fire Weather Planning Forecast Offseason Format
National Weather Service Reno NV
606 AM PDT Wed Mar 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Showers are expected today with a few thunderstorms possible. Drier
weather and light winds are expected for Thursday. The next storm
arrived for Friday and Friday night with more rain, mountain snow
and gusty winds. The pattern will remain unsettled into early next
week with temperatures near normal.

Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://weather.gov/reno

NVZ450-231315-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
606 AM PDT Wed Mar 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     morning, then showers, snow showers likely and
                     slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-57.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming southwest up to 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph in the morning becoming light.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms
                     and snow showers in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........28-33.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........88-98%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds up to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                     the evening.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
                     light. Gusts up to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-60.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-35%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph with
                     gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 33-38. Southwest winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 55-60. Lows 32-37. South
winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 52-57. Lows
29-39. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 52-57. Lows
27-37. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 50-55. Lows 27-37.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 55-60.

$$

CAZ272-231315-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
606 AM PDT Wed Mar 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
                     morning, then snow showers, showers and slight
                     chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........40-45.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........47-57%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 65 mph
                     decreasing to 50 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers, showers
                     and slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                     evening, then slight chance of snow showers
                     after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........18-28.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........91-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming
                     light.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-47.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........41-51%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph with
                     gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 24-29. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow showers likely and showers. Highs 39-49. Lows 25-35.
Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely. Highs 41-46. Lows 19-29. West winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Highs 36-46. Lows 18-28.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs 34-44. Lows
19-29.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 41-51.

$$

NVZ453-231315-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
606 AM PDT Wed Mar 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     morning, then chance of showers, snow showers
                     and slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........28-38%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming west up to 10 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds. Gusts up to 35 mph in the morning.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms
                     in the evening. Slight chance of snow showers
                     through the night. Slight chance of showers
                     after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........29-34.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........81-91%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........56-61.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........26-36%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     in the morning.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers likely. Highs 57-67. Lows 33-43. South winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 51-61. Lows
33-43. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 54-64. Lows
31-41. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 51-61. Lows 31-41.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 53-63.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-231315-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
606 AM PDT Wed Mar 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                     morning, then showers, snow showers likely and
                     slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-57.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........45-55%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph
                     in the morning.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers, snow showers
                     and slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                     evening, then slight chance of showers after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........26-36.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph
                     with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph with
                     gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
29-34. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers likely. Highs 49-59. Lows 30-40. South winds 20 to
25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 47-57. Lows
29-39. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 47-57. Lows 27-37.
Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 44-54. Lows 27-37.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
49-59.

$$

CAZ271-231315-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
606 AM PDT Wed Mar 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Showers through the day. Slight chance of
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........41-51.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........47-57%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds up to 10 mph with gusts to 20
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers, snow showers
                     and slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                     evening, then slight chance of snow showers
                     after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........21-31.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph in
                     the evening becoming light.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph in
                     the evening becoming light.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........46-56.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........31-41%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph
                     with gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
23-28. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers. Highs 44-54. Lows 24-34. South winds 20 to
25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely and slight chance of showers. Highs
43-53. Lows 20-30. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Snow and rain likely. Highs 42-52. Lows 19-29. Southwest
winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 40-50. Lows 19-29.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 46-56.

$$

CAZ273-231315-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
606 AM PDT Wed Mar 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
                     in the morning, then snow showers likely with
                     possible showers and thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-55.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........28-38%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 70 mph
                     decreasing to 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......10500-11500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers, showers
                     and slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                     evening, then slight chance of snow showers
                     after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........14-24.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........88-98%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds up to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                     in the evening.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 50
                     mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........48-58.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-35%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph
                     with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 22-32. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 50-60. Lows 22-32. South
winds 20 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
47-57. Lows 18-28. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Highs 46-56. Lows
16-26. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs 44-54. Lows
16-26.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 50-60.

$$

NVZ459-231315-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
606 AM PDT Wed Mar 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                     Chance of showers, snow showers and slight
                     chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........23-33%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds up to 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph in the morning becoming light.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Snow showers likely and slight chance of
                     thunderstorms in the evening. Chance of
                     showers through the night. Chance of snow
                     showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........30-40.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........78-88%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-31%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 31-41. West winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 57-67. Lows 34-44. South
winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 51-61. Lows
32-42. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
53-63. Lows 31-41. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 50-60. Lows 29-39.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 53-63.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Wed Mar 29 through Tue Apr 4)
Near normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$

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