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
330 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.DISCUSSION...A cold weather system moves into northern Nevada
today bringing scattered snow showers with some accumulations in
the higher terrain. Colder temperatures are expected tonight and
Wednesday. Pacific moisture spreads across the region on Thursday
bringing more snow, although pockets of freezing rain may be
possible in some valleys. The moist weather pattern continues
through the weekend.


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

NVZ467-070000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
330 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-40.
   MID SLOPE........25-35.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........37-47%.
   MID SLOPE........45-55%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........ZERO TO 10 ABOVE ZERO.
   MID SLOPE........5-15.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........76-86%.
   24 HR TREND......18% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-33.
   MID SLOPE........18-28.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
   MID SLOPE........40-50%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 20-25. . SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SNOW AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. HIGHS 33-38. .
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 31-36. HIGHS 40-50. .
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 40-50. .
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 35-45.
.
.MONDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 24-29. HIGHS 34-44. .

$$

NVZ468-070000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........27-37.
   MID SLOPE........22-32.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
   MID SLOPE........50-60%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........ZERO TO 10 ABOVE ZERO.
   MID SLOPE........5-15.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
   MID SLOPE........71-81%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-32.
   MID SLOPE........15-25.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
   MID SLOPE........42-52%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 12-22. .
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. HIGHS
34-39. . SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 31-36. HIGHS 41-51. .
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 40-50. .
.SUNDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 36-46. .
.MONDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 24-29. HIGHS 34-44. .

$$

NVZ469-070000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........23-33.
   MID SLOPE........19-29.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........49-59%.
   MID SLOPE........50-60%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED
                    SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........3 BELOW TO 7 ABOVE ZERO.
   MID SLOPE........2-12.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
   MID SLOPE........78-88%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........20-25.
   MID SLOPE........11-21.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........48-57%.
   MID SLOPE........45-55%.
   24 HR TREND......4% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 4-14. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SNOW AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. HIGHS
33-38. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS 34-44. .
.SATURDAY...SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 34-44. .
.SUNDAY...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS 32-42. .
.MONDAY...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS 31-41. .

$$

NVZ470-070000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........23-33.
   MID SLOPE........21-31.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
   MID SLOPE........46-56%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED
                    SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........4-9.
   MID SLOPE........5-15.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
   MID SLOPE........79-89%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........21-26.
   MID SLOPE........13-23.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
   MID SLOPE........41-51%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2-12. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 28-38. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 34-44. .
.SATURDAY...SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 34-44. .
.SUNDAY...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS 32-42. .
.MONDAY...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS 32-42. .

$$

NVZ454-070000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
330 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-37.
   MID SLOPE........23-33.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
   MID SLOPE........47-57%.
   24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........5-10.
   MID SLOPE........9-17.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
   MID SLOPE........76-86%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........20-30.
   MID SLOPE........15-25.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........43-52%.
   MID SLOPE........41-51%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 11-21. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY, CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
HIGHS 37-42. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 40-50. .
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 40-50. .
.SUNDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 36-46. .
.MONDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 24-29. HIGHS 36-46. .

$$

NVZ455-070000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
330 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-42.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
   MID SLOPE........35-45%.
   24 HR TREND......4% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........1-6.
   MID SLOPE........8-16.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
   MID SLOPE........79-89%.
   24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-32.
   MID SLOPE........17-27.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
   MID SLOPE........35-45%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 7-12. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 37-42. . SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS
39-49. .
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 19-29.
HIGHS 39-49. .
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS
38-48. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-25. HIGHS
40-50. .

$$

NVZ457-070000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
330 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........21-31%.
   MID SLOPE........25-35%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON. GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........3-13.
   MID SLOPE........9-19.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
   MID SLOPE........75-85%.
   24 HR TREND......20% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........27-37.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........23-33%.
   MID SLOPE........28-38%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 13-23. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 35-45. .
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS
42-52. .
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 23-33.
HIGHS 42-52. .
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS
42-52. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS
42-52. .

$$



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