Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
458 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Light showers, with a dusting of snow in higher elevations, are
possible at times today through Friday. Much cooler air mass will
prevail through this weekend before warmer conditions return next
week.



Note:  Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds.
Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/?wfo=rev

NVZ450-220245-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
458 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-61.
*   Mid Slope........48-58.
*   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-35%.
*   Mid Slope........25-35%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts around 20 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...30%.
* Mixing Height......15000-16000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........30-40.
*   Mid Slope........30-40.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........85-95%.
*   Mid Slope........61-71%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........56-62.
*   Mid Slope........50-60.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-29%.
*   Mid Slope........22-30%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......12500-13500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 29-39. North winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 60-66. Lows 29-39. North winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Clear. Highs 65-74. Lows 29-39. Northeast
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 71-77. Lows 34-44.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 74-80.

$$

CAZ272-220245-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
458 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Scattered showers in the morning, then showers
                     in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........46-51.
*   Mid Slope........39-49.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........45-55%.
*   Mid Slope........48-58%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph. Gusts around 20 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in
                     the morning.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...35%.
* Mixing Height......16000-17000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the
                     evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........23-33.
*   Mid Slope........26-33.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
*   Mid Slope........81-91%.
*   24 hr trend......Up to 5% wetter mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts around 20 mph
                     in the evening.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                     the evening.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........48-53.
*   Mid Slope........41-50.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........32-42%.
*   Mid Slope........36-46%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......13500-14500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Slight
chance of showers in the evening. Lows 23-33. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 53-58. Lows 23-33. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Clear. Highs 57-66. Lows 24-34. East winds
around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 63-72. Lows 30-40.

$$

NVZ453-220245-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
458 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-62.
*   Mid Slope........50-60.
*   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-31%.
*   Mid Slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...40%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........28-38.
*   Mid Slope........32-42.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........79-89%.
*   Mid Slope........57-67%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts around 20 mph
                     in the evening.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-63.
*   Mid Slope........52-62.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........17-27%.
*   Mid Slope........20-28%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......13000-14000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 27-37. North winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 59-67. Lows 27-37. North winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Clear. Highs 64-74. Lows 28-38. Northeast
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 70-80. Lows 31-41.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-220245-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
458 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
*   Mid Slope........46-54.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-32%.
*   Mid Slope........27-37%.
*   24 hr trend......Up to 5% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.
* Mixing Height......13500-14500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........29-39.
*   Mid Slope........29-39.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........89-99%.
*   Mid Slope........62-72%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts around 20 mph
                     in the evening.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
*   Mid Slope........48-56.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........20-30%.
*   Mid Slope........25-35%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......12500-13500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Lows 28-38. North winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 57-67. Lows 28-38. North winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Clear. Highs 66-76. Lows 29-39. Northeast
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 71-81. Lows 36-46.

$$

CAZ271-220245-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
458 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                     morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-59.
*   Mid Slope........47-55.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........23-33%.
*   Mid Slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......10% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the morning.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...35%.
* Mixing Height......14000-15000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........23-33.
*   Mid Slope........25-35.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
*   Mid Slope........74-84%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph in
                     the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-63.
*   Mid Slope........50-58.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-31%.
*   Mid Slope........23-33%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......12500-13500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows
22-32. Northeast winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming
downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 59-69. Lows 22-32. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Clear. Highs 67-77. Lows 23-33. Northeast
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 72-82. Lows 30-40.

$$

CAZ273-220245-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
458 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                     morning, then scattered snow showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
*   Mid Slope........43-53.
*   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-29%.
*   Mid Slope........22-32%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph
                     decreasing to 35 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...45%.
* Mixing Height......17000-18000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated showers in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........23-33.
*   Mid Slope........21-30.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
*   Mid Slope........67-77%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     in the evening.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
*   Mid Slope........43-53.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........20-30%.
*   Mid Slope........23-33%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......14500-15500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the evening. Lows 21-31. North
winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 54-64. Lows 21-31. North winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Clear. Highs 61-71. Lows 22-32. Northeast
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 65-75. Lows 27-37.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 67-77.

$$

NVZ459-220245-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
458 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid Slope........49-59.
*   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-32%.
*   Mid Slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...45%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated showers in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........29-39.
*   Mid Slope........30-40.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........81-91%.
*   Mid Slope........58-68%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                     decreasing to 20 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid Slope........49-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........18-26%.
*   Mid Slope........20-28%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......13000-14000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 27-37. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 58-68. Lows 27-37. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Clear. Highs 64-74. Lows 29-39. North winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 67-76. Lows 35-45.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 70-80.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Thu Sep 28 through Wed Oct 4)
Above normal temperatures and Below normal precipitation.

=
$$

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