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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
540 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry weather with limited mixing is expected this weekend. Southwest flow
will bring a threat of storms next week, but the main impact from the
storms will be to the north. A threat of light rain will continue north of
I-80 while areas to the south remain dry and mild.


Note:  Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds.
Note:  Mixing Heights are in feet above ground level of the valley floors.
Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/?wfo=rev

NVZ450-190015-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
540 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-53.
*   Mid Slope........42-52.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........29-37%.
*   Mid Slope........28-38%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1500 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear then becoming partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........20-30.
*   Mid Slope........23-33.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........71-81%.
*   Mid Slope........48-58%.
*   24 hr trend......8% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......900 ft agl in the evening then 200-500 ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming light.
* Ventilation........Poor.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-58.
*   Mid Slope........49-57.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-33%.
*   Mid Slope........22-32%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1700-2200 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. Lows 30-37. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 55-61. Lows
30-40. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 60-66. Lows
34-44. Slope winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 63-69. Lows 38-44. Slope winds.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 62-68. Lows 36-43.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 56-61.

$$

CAZ272-190015-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
540 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........44-50.
*   Mid Slope........38-47.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........35-45%.
*   Mid Slope........19-29%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1900 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........17-27.
*   Mid Slope........24-32.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........80-90%.
*   Mid Slope........50-60%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......800 ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........46-51.
*   Mid Slope........43-49.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........32-42%.
*   Mid Slope........18-28%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southwest around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1700-2200 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 27-37. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 44-49. Lows 27-37.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain.
Highs 51-61. Lows 31-41. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs
54-60. Lows 30-40.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 50-55.

$$

NVZ453-190015-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
540 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-51.
*   Mid Slope........41-49.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-32%.
*   Mid Slope........25-35%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1600-2100 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........14-24.
*   Mid Slope........19-29.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........63-73%.
*   Mid Slope........46-56%.
*   24 hr trend......19% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......800-1300 ft agl in the evening then 200-500 ft
                     agl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming light.
* Ventilation........Poor.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-58.
*   Mid Slope........47-55.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-29%.
*   Mid Slope........20-30%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1400-1900 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. Lows 25-35. Downslope 2 to 5 mph becoming southwest around
10 mph after midnight.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 54-64. Lows
25-35. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 58-66. Lows
29-39. Slope winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 61-71. Lows 35-45. Slope winds.
.THANKSGIVING DAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 58-68. Lows
33-43.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-190015-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
540 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........40-50.
*   Mid Slope........37-45.
*   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........32-42%.
*   Mid Slope........35-43%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1300-1800 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear then becoming partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........19-29.
*   Mid Slope........19-29.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........73-83%.
*   Mid Slope........58-68%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......600-1100 ft agl in the evening then 200-500 ft
                     agl.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-55.
*   Mid Slope........42-50.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........32-42%.
*   Mid Slope........35-45%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southwest around 10
                     mph with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1200-1700 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow after
midnight. Lows 28-38. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 47-57. Lows 28-38.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 52-62. Lows 32-42.
South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 56-65. Lows
36-43. South winds around 10 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of
rain. Highs 53-63. Lows 31-41.

$$

CAZ271-190015-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
540 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
*   Mid Slope........40-48.
*   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........35-45%.
*   Mid Slope........32-42%.
*   24 hr trend......9% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1600-2100 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear then becoming partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........16-26.
*   Mid Slope........19-29.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........83-93%.
*   Mid Slope........72-82%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1000-1500 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-55.
*   Mid Slope........44-52.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........34-44%.
*   Mid Slope........30-40%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southwest around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1700-2200 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain after midnight. Lows
26-36. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 45-55. Lows 26-36. Southwest
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs
52-62. Lows 32-42. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
Highs 52-62. Lows 29-39.

$$

CAZ273-190015-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
540 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........46-56.
*   Mid Slope........42-52.
*   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........16-26%.
*   Mid Slope........10-20%.
*   24 hr trend......25% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1100-1600 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........13-23.
*   Mid Slope........17-27.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........66-76%.
*   Mid Slope........32-42%.
*   24 hr trend......18% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......700 ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
*   Mid Slope........45-55.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........16-26%.
*   Mid Slope........11-21%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 20
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......600-700 ft agl increasing to 1600-2600 ft agl
                     in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 21-31. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50-60. Lows 21-31.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 58-68. Lows 25-35.
South winds around 10 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 58-68. Lows 28-38.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 54-62.

$$

NVZ459-190015-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
540 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........46-54.
*   Mid Slope........44-52.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-25%.
*   Mid Slope........15-25%.
*   24 hr trend......24% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1100-1600 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........15-25.
*   Mid Slope........20-30.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........54-64%.
*   Mid Slope........32-42%.
*   24 hr trend......24% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....East winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming
                     downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......900 ft agl in the evening then 200-500 ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-60.
*   Mid Slope........52-58.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-23%.
*   Mid Slope........13-23%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1600-2100 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 26-36. Downslope 2 to 5 mph
becoming south around 10 mph after midnight.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 57-65. Lows 26-36. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 61-68. Lows 31-41. Slope winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 63-71. Lows 36-45. Slope winds.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 63-71. Lows 34-44.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 58-66.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Sat Nov 25 through Fri Dec 1)
Above normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$

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