Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
300 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

NOTE:  THIS IS A RETRANSMISSION OF THE MORNING FORECAST... IT IS NOT
AN UPDATE. THE FORECAST IS ISSUED ONCE DAILY BY 730 AM IN THE OFFSEASON.


.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE MOVING ACROSS THE SIERRA AND WESTERN
NEVADA WILL PRODUCE A FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY. WARM AND
DRY CONDITIONS FOR THE WEEKEND WILL BE FOLLOWED BY AN ACTIVE
PATTERN FOR NEXT WEEK. STRONG WINDS ARE LIKELY MONDAY WITH WETTING
RAINS AND MOUNTAIN SNOW MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. A SECOND PERIOD
OF WETTING RAINS AND MOUNTAIN SNOW MAY OCCUR LATE NEXT WEEK.

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

NVZ450-191045-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
300 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........38-48.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........71-81%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........68-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........13-22%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......14000-15000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36-46. WEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 70-80. LOWS 36-46. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 72-82. LOWS
36-46. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 48-58. LOWS
32-42. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 49-59. LOWS 27-37.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60-70.

$$

CAZ272-191045-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
300 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........29-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........58-68.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........20-30%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28-38. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 59-69. LOWS 26-36. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 57-67. LOWS 26-36.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 39-44. LOWS 22-32. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40-50. LOWS 22-32.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 49-59.

$$

NVZ453-191045-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
300 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........39-49.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........71-81.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........10-18%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......14500-15000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37-47. WEST WINDS 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 68-78. LOWS 37-47. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 75-85. LOWS 38-48. SOUTHWEST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 53-63. LOWS
33-43. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 48-58.
LOWS 30-40.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 57-67.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-191045-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
300 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........35-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........74-84%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........67-77.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........14-24%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12500-13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33-43. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65-75. LOWS 33-43. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 70-80. LOWS 35-45.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 47-57. LOWS
30-40. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 49-59.
LOWS 27-37.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 55-65.

$$

CAZ271-191045-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
300 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........28-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........63-73.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........19-29%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10500-11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26-36. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 68-78. LOWS 25-35. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 68-78. LOWS 27-37.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 42-52. LOWS
22-32. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 49-59. LOWS 22-32.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 57-67.

$$

CAZ273-191045-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
300 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........29-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........13-23%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......15000-15500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 27-37. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 68-78. LOWS 26-36. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 70-80. LOWS 25-35. SOUTHWEST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 49-59. LOWS
22-32. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 53-63. LOWS 20-30.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 59-69.

$$

NVZ459-191045-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........42-52.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........74-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........13-19%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.
* MIXING HEIGHT......15500-16000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39-49. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 69-79. LOWS 38-48. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 73-83. LOWS 36-46. SOUTHWEST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
53-63. LOWS 32-42. WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 52-62. LOWS 29-39.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 59-69.

$$

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (FRI APR 25 THROUGH THU MAY 1)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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