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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
242 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR ZONE 467 IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...Moisture surges across the area today with wet scattered wet
thunderstorms expected south of I-80 and isolated mix of wet and dry
thunderstorms north of I-80. Scattered dry thunderstorms expected in
zone 467 this afternoon and evening. Additional wet thunderstorms expected
Monday.


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

NVZ467-232330-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
242 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW
WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........93-98.
*   Mid slope........86-96.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................6.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered dry thunderstorms in
                     the evening, then scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........62-72.
*   Mid slope........67-77.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........43-53%.
*   Mid slope........26-36%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........East 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................6.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-93.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-20%.
*   Mid slope........18-23%.
*   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 5 to 10 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 60-70. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
85-95. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
57-67. Highs 86-96.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57-67. Highs 88-98.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 58-68. Highs 89-99.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 57-67. Highs 90-100.

$$

NVZ468-232330-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
242 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........91-101.
*   Mid slope........83-93.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........15-20%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms through the night.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........63-68.
*   Mid slope........65-75.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........52-62%.
*   Mid slope........43-53%.
*   24 hr trend......15% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................4.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms through the day.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-97.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........17-25%.
*   Mid slope........22-31%.
*   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 5 to 10 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 64-69. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
83-93. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
61-66. Highs 84-94.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 59-64. Highs 86-96.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
61-66. Highs 88-98.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60-65. Highs 89-99.

$$

NVZ469-232330-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
242 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-97.
*   Mid slope........83-93.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-19%.
*   Mid slope........17-23%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 5 to 10 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-64.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........61-71%.
*   Mid slope........50-60%.
*   24 hr trend......27% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 6 to 10 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 4 to 8 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-28%.
*   Mid slope........25-34%.
*   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...25%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 53-63. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
80-90. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
50-60. Highs 80-90.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 83-93.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 85-95.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51-61. Highs 86-96.

$$

NVZ470-232330-
Eastern Elko County-
242 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-91.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-19%.
*   Mid slope........17-23%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-65.
*   Mid slope........61-71.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........60-70%.
*   Mid slope........47-57%.
*   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 6 to 10 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 4 to 8 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Chc Wetting Rain...25%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms through the day.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........20-30%.
*   Mid slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...25%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 57-67. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
79-89. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
55-65. Highs 79-89.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 55-65. Highs 83-93.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57-67. Highs 84-94.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 56-66. Highs 86-96.

$$

NVZ454-232330-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
242 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........89-99.
*   Mid slope........84-94.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-20%.
*   Mid slope........18-24%.
*   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-65.
*   Mid slope........63-73.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........64-74%.
*   Mid slope........54-64%.
*   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 6 to 12 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 4 to 8 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Chc Wetting Rain...25%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-26%.
*   Mid slope........25-32%.
*   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...25%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 55-65. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
82-92. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54-64. Highs 82-92.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 52-62. Highs 85-95.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 87-97.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 52-62. Highs 87-97.

$$

NVZ455-232330-
White Pine County-
242 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning,
                     then scattered showers and thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........18-23%.
*   Mid slope........21-30%.
*   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-64.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........66-76%.
*   Mid slope........56-66%.
*   24 hr trend......21% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 6 to 11 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 4 to 8 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................4.
* Chc Wetting Rain...25%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........83-93.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-33%.
*   Mid slope........30-40%.
*   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...30%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
79-89. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
50-60. Highs 83-93.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 86-96.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 87-97.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 52-62. Highs 89-99.

$$

NVZ457-232330-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
242 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning,
                     then scattered showers and thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........91-101.
*   Mid slope........85-95.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-20%.
*   Mid slope........18-26%.
*   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........57-67.
*   Mid slope........62-72.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........53-63%.
*   Mid slope........46-56%.
*   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 6 to 12 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Chc Wetting Rain...25%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms through the day.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-97.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........20-29%.
*   Mid slope........24-34%.
*   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     south 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................4.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...30%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 56-66. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
83-93. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 55-65. Highs 84-94.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 54-64. Highs 88-98.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
55-65. Highs 88-98.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55-65. Highs 89-99.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SUN JUL 30 through SAT AUG 5)
Above normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$



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