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
215 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...A ridge of high pressure will dominate most of Nevada
today and tonight. A cold front will approach northwest Nevada
Wednesday evening and cross the state Thursday, bringing more
light snow showers with its passage. Cloudy weather and a chance
for light snow showers remain across northern Nevada Friday and
Saturday before ridging brings drier and warmer conditions Sunday
into early next week.



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

NVZ467-250015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
215 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy freezing fog in the morning. Scattered
                    showers in the morning. Numerous showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-57.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........24-34%.
   Mid slope........28-38%.
   24 hr trend......15% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........74-84%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........37-47.
   Mid slope........29-39.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........38-48%.
   Mid slope........48-58%.
   24 hr trend......14% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 21-26.
. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Highs 33-43. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 23-28. Highs
40-50. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 28-33. Highs 45-55.
.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 29-34. Highs 50-55. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 30-35. Highs 45-55.
.

$$

NVZ468-250015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
215 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the
                    morning. Scattered showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........46-56.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-44%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......17% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southeast winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........31-39.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........84-94%.
   Mid slope........73-83%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers in the morning, then
                    scattered snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-45.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........44-54%.
   Mid slope........49-59%.
   24 hr trend......14% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 20-25.
. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Highs 36-41. .
Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 20-25. Highs
38-48. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 23-33. Highs 44-54.
.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 27-32. Highs 44-54. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 29-34. Highs
44-54. .

$$

NVZ469-250015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
215 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy freezing fog in the
                    morning. Isolated snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-48.
   Mid slope........34-44.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........41-51%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered snow showers in the evening.
                    Widespread snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........20-30.
   Mid slope........30-38.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........65-75%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers in the morning, then
                    numerous snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-40.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........46-55%.
   Mid slope........45-55%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph with gusts around
                         25 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Numerous snow showers. Lows 13-23. . Southwest
winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Numerous snow showers. Highs 29-39. . Southwest winds
around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 11-21. Highs
30-40. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 27-32. Highs 38-48.
.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 25-30. Highs 45-50. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 27-32. Highs
40-50. .

$$

NVZ470-250015-
Eastern Elko County-
215 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy freezing fog in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-49.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........29-39%.
   Mid slope........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......16% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered snow showers in the evening.
                    Widespread snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........20-30.
   Mid slope........26-36.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........68-78%.
   Mid slope........54-64%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers in the morning, then
                    scattered snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........34-44.
   Mid slope........30-40.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-43%.
   Mid slope........37-47%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 15 to 20 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 17-22.
. West winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers. Highs 31-41. . West
winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 15-20. Highs
32-42. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 24-29. Highs
40-50. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 27-32. Highs 42-52. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 25-30. Highs
42-52. .

$$

NVZ454-250015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
215 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming cloudy. Patchy
                    freezing fog in the morning. Isolated showers
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........46-56.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........26-36%.
   Mid slope........25-35%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered snow showers in the evening. Numerous
                    snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........19-29.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........82-92%.
   Mid slope........72-82%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers in the morning, then
                    scattered snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-45.
   Mid slope........29-39.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........39-48%.
   Mid slope........43-52%.
   24 hr trend......17% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 18-23.
. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers. Highs 32-42. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 12-22. Highs
37-47. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 23-28. Highs 46-56.
.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 26-31. Highs 46-56. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 29-34. Highs 46-56.
.

$$

NVZ455-250015-
White Pine County-
215 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy freezing fog in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-49.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-38%.
   Mid slope........29-39%.
   24 hr trend......15% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........19-29.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........63-73%.
   Mid slope........47-57%.
   24 hr trend......28% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 35 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers in the morning. Scattered
                    snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-45.
   Mid slope........29-39.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-46%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. West winds 15 to 25 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 9-19.
. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered snow showers. Highs 33-43. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 9-19. Highs
37-47. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 16-26. Highs
45-55. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 20-30. Highs 46-56. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 22-32. Highs 47-57. .

$$

NVZ457-250015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
215 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy freezing fog in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-54.
   Mid slope........38-48.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........24-34%.
   Mid slope........28-38%.
   24 hr trend......21% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the evening. Numerous snow
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........19-29.
   Mid slope........26-36.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........71-81%.
   Mid slope........54-64%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers in the morning. Scattered
                    snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........37-47.
   Mid slope........31-41.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........31-41%.
   Mid slope........35-45%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph with gusts around
                         25 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 12-22.
. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated snow showers. Highs 36-46. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 16-26. Highs
45-55. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 22-32. Highs 50-60. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 25-35. Highs 50-60. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 26-36. Highs 51-61. .

$$



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