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 MON MAY 2 2016

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...
WARMER TEMPERATURES AND CHANCES FOR AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL MOVE SLOWLY ACROSS THE SIERRA AND GREAT BASIN FOR THE
SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK FOR COOLER TEMPERATURES AND GOOD CHANCES
FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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

NVZ450-031230-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
300 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
                     EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........38-48.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........82-92%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........70-80.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........20-29%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12500-13500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
42-47. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 63-73. LOWS
40-50. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 59-69.
LOWS 38-48. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 59-69. LOWS 37-47.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 58-68. LOWS 38-48.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
63-73.

$$

CAZ272-031230-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
300 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........26-31.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                     SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                     CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........62-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12500-13500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 33-38. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 53-58. LOWS
31-36. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 43-53. LOWS 29-34. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
43-53. LOWS 29-34. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 45-55. LOWS 29-34.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
49-59.

$$

NVZ453-031230-
WEST-CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
300 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........40-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........66-76%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........76-81.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........16-25%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000-13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
43-48. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 68-78.
LOWS 39-49. WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 64-69.
LOWS 38-48. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 59-69. LOWS 37-47.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 60-70. LOWS 38-48.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
64-74.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-031230-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
300 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........39-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                     AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........22-32%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000-13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
41-46. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 61-71. LOWS
39-49. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 59-69.
LOWS 38-43. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 59-69. LOWS
38-43. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 60-70. LOWS 38-48.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
64-74.

$$

CAZ271-031230-
WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
                     MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                     CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........28-37%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
34-39. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS
33-43. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 55-65.
LOWS 28-33. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 55-65. LOWS
30-35. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 57-67. LOWS 30-35.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
62-72.

$$

CAZ273-031230-
MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........28-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........18-28%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......14500-15500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
34-44. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS 61-71. LOWS 33-43. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 54-64. LOWS 30-40. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
52-62. LOWS 30-40. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH POSSIBLE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 54-64. LOWS 30-40.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 60-70.

$$

NVZ459-031230-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........39-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                     AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........74-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........18-24%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST
                     WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......13000-14000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
42-47. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 65-75.
LOWS 40-45. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 57-67.
LOWS 38-48. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 55-65. LOWS 37-42.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55-65. LOWS 37-42.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
61-71.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (MON MAY 9 THROUGH SUN MAY 15)
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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