Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
500 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST
OUT OF THE AREA TODAY WITH A COLD NORTH FLOW PREVAILING. AFTER A
BRIEF WARMUP OVER THE WEEKEND...A COLDER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL
PUSH TEMPERATURES WELL BELOW NORMAL NEXT WEEK.

NOTE:  PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS
       HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

NVZ450-271130-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
500 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........39-49%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........11-21.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........83-93%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-39.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6500-7000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19-24. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40-45. LOWS 17-27. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 33-38.
LOWS 13-18. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
27-32. LOWS 10-20. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-37. LOWS
10-20.

$$

CAZ272-271130-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
500 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........26-31.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........37-47%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........6-16.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........37-47%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14-24. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-42. LOWS 10-20. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 28-33.
LOWS 4-9. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
21-26. LOWS 2-7. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 23-28. LOWS 2-7.
.NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 26-31.

$$

NVZ453-271130-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
500 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-39.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........11-21.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
                     IN THE EVENING.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........33-38.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........49-59%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO
                     15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6000-6500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19-29. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 37-47.
LOWS 17-27. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 29-39.
LOWS 13-23. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
24-34. LOWS 9-19. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 25-35. LOWS 9-19.
.NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 28-38.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-271130-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
500 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........49-59%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........12-22.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6000-6500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
20-25. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 32-42.
LOWS 16-26. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 25-35.
LOWS 10-20. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 22-32. LOWS 9-19. NORTHEAST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 28-33. LOWS 9-19.
.NEW YEARS DAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 31-36.

$$

CAZ271-271130-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
500 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........33-38.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........44-54%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........6-16.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........88-97%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........36-41.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6000-6500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19-29. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 33-43.
LOWS 14-24. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 31-36.
LOWS 6-11. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 24-34. LOWS 4-9. NORTHEAST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS 9-19.
.NEW YEARS DAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 30-40.

$$

CAZ273-271130-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
500 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-35.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........28-38%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........2-12.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........78-88%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
                     MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........35-40.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........16-26%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10-20. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-47. LOWS 9-19. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 30-40.
LOWS 9-19. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
23-33. LOWS 3-13. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 28-33. LOWS 3-13.
.NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 27-37.

$$

NVZ459-271130-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
500 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........37-47%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........11-21.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........81-91%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........36-41.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........34-44%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16-26. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 38-48. LOWS 15-25. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 30-40.
LOWS 12-22. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
24-34. LOWS 9-19. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 25-35. LOWS 6-16.
.NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 33-38.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (FRI JAN 2 THROUGH THU JAN 8)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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