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
217 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...Due to moisture south of Highway 50, Isolated thunderstorms
are possible today. By Friday, coverage expands and spreads into central
Lander and Eureka and Southern Elko Counties. Any activity will remain
isolated. A stronger push of moisture will arrive in the region this weekend
and early next week. Coverage of showers and thunderstorms will increase.
Across northern Nevada, isolated dry thunderstorms will be possible.

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

NVZ467-172330-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
217 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-90.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........16-21%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-64.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........37-47%.
*   Mid slope........24-34%.
*   24 hr trend......15% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........89-94.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 53-63. Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
87-97. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
59-64. Highs 87-97.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 84-94.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 85-90.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57-62. Highs 84-94.

$$

NVZ468-172330-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
217 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-91.
*   Mid slope........74-84.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........16-21%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-57.
*   Mid slope........58-66.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........40-50%.
*   Mid slope........31-41%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-94.
*   Mid slope........77-87.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55-60. Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
85-95. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57-62. Highs 85-95.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
55-60. Highs 84-94.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-61. Highs 84-94.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-61. Highs 83-93.

$$

NVZ469-172330-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
217 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........79-89.
*   Mid slope........74-84.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-18%.
*   Mid slope........16-25%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......17000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-55.
*   Mid slope........55-63.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........47-57%.
*   Mid slope........38-48%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-91.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 46-56. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
81-91. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
47-57. Highs 81-91.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
46-56. Highs 81-91.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered dry thunderstorms and showers.
Lows 47-57. Highs 81-91.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
48-58. Highs 81-91.

$$

NVZ470-172330-
Eastern Elko County-
217 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........78-88.
*   Mid slope........72-82.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-20%.
*   Mid slope........17-23%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......17000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-58.
*   Mid slope........57-65.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........45-55%.
*   Mid slope........37-47%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-85.
*   Mid slope........75-85.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-18%.
*   Mid slope........15-20%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 50-60. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
82-92. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 82-92.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 81-91.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 80-90.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated dry
thunderstorms. Lows 53-63. Highs 80-90.

$$

NVZ454-172330-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
217 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-91.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-18%.
*   Mid slope........15-21%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......18000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-58.
*   Mid slope........58-66.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........38-48%.
*   Mid slope........30-40%.
*   24 hr trend......11% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-94.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......18000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51-61. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
85-95. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-61. Highs 85-95.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 83-93.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 83-93.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 83-93.

$$

NVZ455-172330-
White Pine County-
217 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........79-89.
*   Mid slope........74-84.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........16-21%.
*   Mid slope........20-29%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......18000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-58.
*   Mid slope........55-65.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........46-56%.
*   Mid slope........41-51%.
*   24 hr trend......16% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly Cloudy with Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-91.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-19%.
*   Mid slope........18-26%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......18000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered dry thunderstorms and
showers. Lows 50-60. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
81-91. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
50-60. Highs 81-91.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
49-59. Highs 81-91.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
49-59. Highs 80-90.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
50-60. Highs 79-89.

$$

NVZ457-172330-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
217 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-20%.
*   Mid slope........18-26%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......19000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........57-67.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........35-45%.
*   Mid slope........30-40%.
*   24 hr trend......14% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-18%.
*   Mid slope........16-22%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......19000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered dry thunderstorms and
showers. Lows 51-61. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
85-95. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 85-95.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
50-60. Highs 84-94.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
50-60. Highs 85-95.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
49-59. Highs 85-95.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (THU AUG 24 through WED AUG 30)
Above normal temperatures and Near normal precipitation.

=
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