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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
547 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Low pressure will gradually develop near the California Coast late
this week and strengthen over the weekend. A few thunderstorms are
possible over Mono County today. These will spread north and east
reaching the Oregon Border by Friday into the weekend. The
thunderstorms are expected to be slow moving and wet. Temperatures
and humidity will be near to slightly above average into next week.

Note:  Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds.
Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/?wfo=rev

NVZ450-180030-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
547 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-94.
*   Mid Slope........83-91.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-18%.
*   Mid Slope........13-21%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15000-16000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
*   Mid Slope........55-65.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........68-83%.
*   Mid Slope........37-47%.
*   24 hr trend......2-3% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........89-96.
*   Mid Slope........83-93.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-19%.
*   Mid Slope........14-21%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......17500-18500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in
the evening. Lows 51-61. Northwest winds around 10 mph in the
evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 88-96. Lows 51-61. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 84-92. Lows 48-58. Slope winds.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms and a slight chance
of showers. Highs 88-94. Lows 46-56. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 84-93. Lows 45-55.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 85-93.

$$

CAZ272-180030-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
547 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........74-84.
*   Mid Slope........69-79.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-31%.
*   Mid Slope........24-34%.
*   24 hr trend......2-4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15000-16000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
*   Mid Slope........48-58.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........85-100%.
*   Mid Slope........47-57%.
*   24 hr trend......5-8% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........76-86.
*   Mid Slope........72-82.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-31%.
*   Mid Slope........24-34%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming northeast around 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.
* Mixing Height......17000-18000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Isolated
showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 42-52. West winds
around 10 mph in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
76-86. Lows 42-52. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 73-81. Lows 42-52. Slope winds.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 75-83. Lows 39-49. Slope winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 73-80. Lows 38-48.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 74-80.

$$

NVZ453-180030-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
547 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid Slope........86-96.
*   24 hr trend......2-3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-16%.
*   Mid Slope........9-18%.
*   24 hr trend......3-4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......14000-15000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
*   Mid Slope........55-65.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........40-50%.
*   Mid Slope........30-40%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph
                     in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........90-100.
*   Mid Slope........88-98.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........7-15%.
*   Mid Slope........8-16%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16000-17000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 52-62. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 91-98. Lows 52-62. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 87-94. Lows 52-62. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 88-96. Lows 52-62. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 88-96. Lows 52-62.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 88-96.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-180030-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
547 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid Slope........82-90.
*   24 hr trend......2-3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid Slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......14000-15000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
*   Mid Slope........54-62.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........70-80%.
*   Mid Slope........32-42%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid Slope........84-92.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-17%.
*   Mid Slope........12-18%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15000-16000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 47-57. Northwest winds around 10 mph in
the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 87-97. Lows 47-57. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 84-94. Lows 46-56. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 84-94. Lows 44-54.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 84-94.

$$

CAZ271-180030-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
547 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-94.
*   Mid Slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......2-3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-21%.
*   Mid Slope........13-23%.
*   24 hr trend......2-3% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15000-16000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
*   Mid Slope........49-59.
*   24 hr trend......2-3 degrees warmer mid slopes...little change
                     valleys.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........80-95%.
*   Mid Slope........46-56%.
*   24 hr trend......5-7% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid Slope........81-91.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-22%.
*   Mid Slope........13-23%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......16000-17000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Isolated
showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 43-53. West winds
around 10 mph in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 86-94. Lows 41-51. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 84-94. Lows 39-49. West winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 82-90. Lows 37-47.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 81-89.

$$

CAZ273-180030-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
547 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........73-83.
*   24 hr trend......2-3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-22%.
*   Mid Slope........15-25%.
*   24 hr trend......3-4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......16500-17500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........41-51.
*   Mid Slope........45-55.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........80-90%.
*   Mid Slope........46-56%.
*   24 hr trend......6-8% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-91.
*   Mid Slope........76-86.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-22%.
*   Mid Slope........15-25%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.
* Mixing Height......18500-19500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows
41-51. Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming
downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80-90. Lows 41-51. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 76-86. Lows 39-49. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
79-89. Lows 39-49. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 77-87. Lows 38-48.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 77-87.

$$

NVZ459-180030-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
547 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid Slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-16%.
*   Mid Slope........11-17%.
*   24 hr trend......3-4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph in the morning becoming
                     upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15000-16000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid Slope........55-65.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........60-75%.
*   Mid Slope........35-45%.
*   24 hr trend......3-5% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-97.
*   Mid Slope........84-94.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-17%.
*   Mid Slope........9-16%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......17500-18500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55-65. North winds around 10 mph
in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 87-96. Lows 55-65. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 84-94. Lows 54-64. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms and a slight chance
of showers. Highs 85-94. Lows 52-62. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 85-95. Lows 51-61.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 84-94.

$$

.8 to 14 day outlook for (Thu Aug 24 through Wed Aug 30)
Above normal temperatures and Near normal precipitation.

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$$

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