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
325 AM PDT Sat May 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...Strong high pressure brings a warming trend through
Tuesday. Expect dry weather through this period with temperatures
well above average. A Pacific trough slowly pushes inland and may
bring unsettled conditions with scattered showers or thunderstorms.

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

NVZ467-280000-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
325 AM PDT Sat May 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........72-77.
*   Mid slope........65-75.
*   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-19%.
*   Mid slope........18-26%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......3 .
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....East 6 to 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........46-51.
*   Mid slope........51-59.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........56-66%.
*   Mid slope........39-49%.
*   24 hr trend......8% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4 .
* LAL................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........78-83.
*   Mid slope........71-81.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........15-21%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4 .
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 43-53. . Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80-85. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46-56. Highs 80-90.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 53-58. Highs 78-88.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
50-55. Highs 71-81.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
44-54. Highs 74-84.

$$

NVZ468-280000-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
325 AM PDT Sat May 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........68-78.
*   Mid slope........61-71.
*   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........17-25%.
*   Mid slope........22-31%.
*   24 hr trend......14% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3 .
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-48.
*   Mid slope........45-55.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........67-77%.
*   Mid slope........53-63%.
*   24 hr trend......11% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4 .
* LAL................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........74-84.
*   Mid slope........66-76.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-20%.
*   Mid slope........17-24%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5 .
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 45-50. . Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Sunny. Highs 77-87. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-53. Highs 79-89.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51-56. Highs 78-88.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
49-54. Highs 72-82.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
43-53. Highs 71-81.

$$

NVZ469-280000-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
325 AM PDT Sat May 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........64-74.
*   Mid slope........61-71.
*   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-29%.
*   Mid slope........22-32%.
*   24 hr trend......10% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3 .
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-44.
*   Mid slope........44-52.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........68-78%.
*   Mid slope........56-66%.
*   24 hr trend......9% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4 .
* LAL................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........70-80.
*   Mid slope........66-76.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-23%.
*   Mid slope........18-28%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4 .
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 42-47. . Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Sunny. Highs 72-82. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42-52. Highs 76-86.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
49-54. Highs 76-86.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
43-53. Highs 73-83.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
41-51. Highs 69-79.

$$

NVZ470-280000-
Eastern Elko County-
325 AM PDT Sat May 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........64-69.
*   Mid slope........59-69.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-26%.
*   Mid slope........22-32%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........North 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........36-46.
*   Mid slope........45-53.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........66-76%.
*   Mid slope........54-64%.
*   24 hr trend......14% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........North 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........70-75.
*   Mid slope........65-75.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-21%.
*   Mid slope........18-26%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 41-51. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Sunny. Highs 72-82. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-53. Highs 75-85.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 47-57. Highs 75-85.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
47-57. Highs 75-85.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
46-56. Highs 71-81.

$$

NVZ454-280000-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
325 AM PDT Sat May 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........67-77.
*   Mid slope........62-72.
*   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-20%.
*   Mid slope........18-24%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........37-47.
*   Mid slope........43-53.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........60-70%.
*   Mid slope........46-56%.
*   24 hr trend......8% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........73-83.
*   Mid slope........67-77.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........15-20%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 43-48. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 76-86. Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43-53. Highs 78-88.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
45-55. Highs 78-88.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
42-52. Highs 72-82.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
41-51. Highs 70-80.

$$

NVZ455-280000-
White Pine County-
325 AM PDT Sat May 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........67-77.
*   Mid slope........61-71.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-21%.
*   Mid slope........19-28%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........North 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........34-44.
*   Mid slope........40-50.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........60-70%.
*   Mid slope........47-57%.
*   24 hr trend......13% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........71-81.
*   Mid slope........66-76.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........16-23%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 36-46. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 73-83. Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39-49. Highs 76-86.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43-53. Highs 76-86.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
42-52. Highs 73-83.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
40-50. Highs 71-81.

$$

NVZ457-280000-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
325 AM PDT Sat May 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........71-81.
*   Mid slope........65-75.
*   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-16%.
*   Mid slope........14-20%.
*   24 hr trend......8% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........North 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....North 6 to 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-49.
*   Mid slope........44-54.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........46-56%.
*   Mid slope........35-45%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........75-85.
*   Mid slope........69-79.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........North 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
Mixing Height.......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 41-51. Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 79-89. Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-55. Highs 79-89.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
46-56. Highs 78-88.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
42-52. Highs 74-84.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
42-52. Highs 75-85.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SAT JUN 3 through FRI JUN 9)
Above normal temperatures and Below normal precipitation.

=
$$



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