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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
300 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

NOTE:  THIS IS A RETRANSMISSION OF THE MORNING FORECAST... IT IS NOT
AN UPDATE. THE FORECAST IS ISSUED ONCE DAILY BY 730 AM IN THE OFFSEASON.


.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE HAS BROUGHT COLDER AND MOISTER CONDITIONS
TO THE EASTERN SIERRA AND WESTERN NEVADA, WITH A WIDESPREAD LIGHT
SNOWFALL TODAY AND TONIGHT IN THE SIERRA AND FOR PORTIONS OF
WESTERN NEVADA. BELOW AVERAGE TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK, WITH MUCH WARMER CONDITIONS RETURNING
LATE NEXT WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVERHEAD.


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

NVZ450-011415-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
300 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                     EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........21-26.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........45-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........35-45%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 18-23. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 46-51.
LOWS 17-27. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 42-47. LOWS 18-28. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 48-53. LOWS 17-27. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 54-59. LOWS 19-29.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 58-63.

$$

CAZ272-011415-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
300 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
                     SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........15-25.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........37-42.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 6-11. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 38-43.
LOWS 10-20. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 33-38. LOWS 13-23. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 42-47. LOWS 13-23. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 47-52. LOWS 16-26.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 51-56.

$$

NVZ453-011415-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
300 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                     EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........22-32.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........42-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
                     IN THE MORNING.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17-27. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 45-55. LOWS
21-31. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 38-48. LOWS 18-28. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 44-54. LOWS 15-25. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 50-60. LOWS 20-30.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 54-64.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-011415-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
300 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........19-29.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........40-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE MORNING.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                     IN THE MORNING.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 18-28. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 42-52.
LOWS 18-28. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 38-48. LOWS 17-27. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 48-53. LOWS 15-25. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 52-57. LOWS 19-29.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55-60.

$$

CAZ271-011415-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
300 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                     EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........18-28.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........43-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........29-39%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE MORNING.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 16-26. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 43-53.
LOWS 16-26. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40-50. LOWS 14-24. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 48-58. LOWS 14-24. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 54-59. LOWS 15-25.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 56-61.

$$

CAZ273-011415-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
300 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
                     SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........16-26.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                     AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........35-45.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........40-50%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                     IN THE MORNING.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000-12500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 8-18.
LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 42-52.
LOWS 10-20. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
40-50. LOWS 10-20. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 46-56. LOWS 10-20. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 50-60. LOWS 13-23.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 54-64.

$$

NVZ459-011415-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
300 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........22-32.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........39-49.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17-27. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 43-53.
LOWS 18-28. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
39-49. LOWS 19-29. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 44-54. LOWS 16-26. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 49-59. LOWS 19-29.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 53-63.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SAT MAR 7 THROUGH FRI MAR 13)
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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