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
311 AM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 454...455...457... AND 470.

.DISCUSSION...WESTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 20 MPH DURING
THE PEAK OF AFTERNOON HEATING WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 35 MPH LIKELY.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL RANGE FROM 5 PERCENT IN NORTHERN
NYE COUNTY TO AROUND 15 PERCENT IN THE NORTHEAST. A FEW, ISOLATED
MAINLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP PRIMARILY IN THE
NORTHEASTERN PART OF ELKO COUNTY THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.
EXPECT CLEAR AND DRY CONDITIONS THE REST OF THIS WEEK WITH WINDS
REMAINING BELOW CRITICAL VALUES AND A GRADUAL WARMING TREND
HEADING INTO THE WEEKEND.

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

NVZ467-282330-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
311 AM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-91.
*   Mid slope........74-84.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........14-20%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts around 25
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-57.
*   Mid slope........51-61.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........40-50%.
*   Mid slope........32-42%.
*   24 hr trend......18% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........83-93.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......9000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 50-60. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 86-96. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 58-63. Highs 89-99.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 59-64. Highs 90-100.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 90-100.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Clear. Lows 54-64. Highs 90-100.

$$

NVZ468-282330-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
311 AM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........78-88.
*   Mid slope........72-82.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-20%.
*   Mid slope........17-24%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-52.
*   Mid slope........49-59.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........45-55%.
*   Mid slope........34-44%.
*   24 hr trend......12% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 15 to 20 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-90.
*   Mid slope........75-85.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......9000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 50-55. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51-61. Highs 88-98.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 51-61. Highs 89-99.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 53-63. Highs 89-99.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53-63. Highs 89-99.

$$

NVZ469-282330-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
311 AM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and isolated
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon...mainly in the
                     far north.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........74-84.
*   Mid slope........70-80.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-25%.
*   Mid slope........18-28%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming west
                     10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear with isolated thunderstorms in the
                     evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........41-51.
*   Mid slope........48-58.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........52-62%.
*   Mid slope........43-53%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 15 to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........75-85.
*   Mid slope........70-80.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-19%.
*   Mid slope........14-24%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......10000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 42-52. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 80-90. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-57. Highs 84-94.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 85-95.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 49-59. Highs 86-96.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49-59. Highs 86-96.

$$

NVZ470-282330-
Eastern Elko County-
311 AM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RH IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and isolated
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........77-87.
*   Mid slope........72-82.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-20%.
*   Mid slope........14-24%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming west
                     10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                     evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........44-54.
*   Mid slope........50-60.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........48-58%.
*   Mid slope........38-48%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 15 to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........75-80.
*   Mid slope........69-79.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........13-20%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......10000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 45-55. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 79-89. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49-59. Highs 83-93.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52-62. Highs 84-94.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52-62. Highs 86-96.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53-63. Highs 86-96.

$$

NVZ454-282330-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
311 AM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RH IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........79-84.
*   Mid slope........73-83.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts of 25 to
                     35 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-53.
*   Mid slope........50-60.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........46-56%.
*   Mid slope........32-42%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 15 to 20 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-85.
*   Mid slope........75-85.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......9000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 44-54. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 83-93. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-57. Highs 89-99.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 90-100.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 50-60. Highs 90-100.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49-59. Highs 87-97.

$$

NVZ455-282330-
White Pine County-
311 AM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RH IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-92.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-15%.
*   Mid slope........10-16%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming west
                     10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 35 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge top........West 15 to 20 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........44-54.
*   Mid slope........51-61.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........42-52%.
*   Mid slope........31-41%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 15 to 20 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........79-89.
*   Mid slope........75-85.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......9000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 42-52. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 87-97. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45-55. Highs 88-98.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 89-99.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 89-99.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 89-99.

$$

NVZ457-282330-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
311 AM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RH IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-94.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........6-12%.
*   Mid slope........8-14%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts around 25
                     to 35 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......11000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-57.
*   Mid slope........53-63.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
*   Mid slope........26-36%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 15 to 20 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-94.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-13%.
*   Mid slope........11-16%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 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......9000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 48-58. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 88-98. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52-62. Highs 92-102.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52-62. Highs 92-102.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 52-62. Highs 92-102.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Clear. Lows 52-62. Highs 91-101.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (WED JUL 5 through TUE JUL 11)
Above normal temperatures and Near normal precipitation.

=
$$



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