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
541 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Another storm system moves into the region today. More rain,
mountain snow and gusty winds are expected. Another brief break will
occur late Saturday into Saturday night with another storm late Sunday
afternoon through Monday. That storm will be colder, but with less
wind.

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

NVZ450-251245-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
541 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow
                     in the morning, then rain and snow likely in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-60.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........35-45%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph
                     increasing to southwest 15 to 25 mph with
                     gusts to 40 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 65 mph
                     increasing to 80 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........32-37.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........89-99%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph becoming northwest with gusts to 20 mph
                     after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 70
                     mph shifting to the west 10 to 15 mph with
                     gusts to 35 mph after midnight.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-55.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........39-49%.
* 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. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                     the morning.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 28-33. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers likely. Highs 53-58. Lows 28-33. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely. Highs 46-51. Lows 28-33. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 52-57. Lows 28-33. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 61-66. Lows
29-39.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 54-59.

$$

CAZ272-251245-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
541 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Chance of snow and rain.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-47.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........51-61%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 35 to 55 mph with gusts to 90
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Snow with rain likely in the evening, then
                     chance of snow after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........22-27.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........92-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph
                     decreasing to 20 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 30 to 50 mph with gusts to 80
                     mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
                     50 mph after midnight.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
                     through the day.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-44.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........54-64%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph
                     decreasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 19-29. West winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers. Highs 43-48. Lows 19-29. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Highs 37-42. Lows 20-30. Northwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 45-50. Lows 19-29. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 48-58. Lows
20-30.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 44-49.

$$

NVZ453-251245-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
541 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming cloudy. Slight
                     chance of rain in the morning, then chance of
                     rain in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........59-69.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........29-39%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                     increasing to 35 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Showers likely in the evening, then chance of
                     showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........33-43.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........86-96%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph becoming west after
                     midnight. Gusts up to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 55 mph
                     decreasing to 30 mph after midnight.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........31-41%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds up to 10 mph becoming west in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     in the morning.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 27-37. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 51-61. Lows 30-40.
West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely. Highs 45-55. Lows 31-41. Northwest winds
15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 49-59. Lows 30-40. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 57-67. Lows
32-42.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 51-61.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-251245-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
541 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Chance of snow and rain in the morning, then
                     rain and snow likely in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-57.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........47-57%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph
                     increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 20 to 40 mph with gusts to 65 mph.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........29-39.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph becoming west after
                     midnight. Gusts up to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph shifting to the west 10 to 15 mph with
                     gusts to 30 mph after midnight.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-55.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........45-55%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming west 10 to 15 mph with
                     gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 25-30. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers likely. Highs 47-57. Lows 27-37. Southwest winds
20 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely. Highs 42-52. Lows 27-37. Northwest winds
15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 48-58. Lows 27-37. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 56-66. Lows
29-39.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 48-58.

$$

CAZ271-251245-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
541 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Snow and rain likely in the morning, then snow
                     and rain in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........44-54.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........42-52%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph
                     increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 25 to 45 mph with gusts to 70 mph.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........24-34.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph becoming west after
                     midnight. Gusts up to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 60
                     mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                     35 mph after midnight.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
                     through the day.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........41-51.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........46-56%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph with
                     gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     in the morning.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 23-33. Southwest winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers. Highs 44-54. Lows 22-32. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely. Highs 40-50. Lows 18-28. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 48-58. Lows 19-29. North winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 55-65. Lows
21-31.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 47-57.

$$

CAZ273-251245-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
541 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........26-36%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35 mph
                     increasing to southwest 15 to 25 mph with
                     gusts to 50 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 30 to 50 mph with gusts to 95
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Rain and snow in the evening. Chance of rain and
                     snow after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........23-33.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph decreasing to up to
                     10 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 40 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 45 mph with gusts to 85
                     mph shifting to the west 20 to 30 mph with
                     gusts to 60 mph after midnight.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-53.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........38-48%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph
                     decreasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 19-29. West winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 49-59. Lows 19-29.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs 41-51. Lows
18-28. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 48-58. Lows 17-27. North winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 56-66.
Lows 19-29.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 49-59.

$$

NVZ459-251245-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
541 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming cloudy. Slight
                     chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........60-70.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........23-33%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Chance of showers through the night.
                     Chance of snow showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........34-44.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........75-85%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph in the evening becoming light.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50
                     mph shifting to the west 10 to 15 mph with
                     gusts to 30 mph after midnight.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Slight chance of showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........30-40%.
* 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.
* Mixing Height......10500-11500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 28-33. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 53-63. Lows 31-41.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely. Highs 46-56. Lows 31-41. Northwest winds
20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 47-57. Lows 31-41. Northwest winds
15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 58-68. Lows
32-42.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 50-60.

$$

.8 to 14 day outlook for (Fri Mar 31 through Thu Apr 6)
Above normal temperatures and Below normal precipitation.

=
$$

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