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
330 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.DISCUSSION...Drier and cooler conditions are expected today however
the active pattern will resume on Thursday. Temperatures will be
warming up a bit with this next system, limiting snowfall
accumulation in the valleys. however the Mountains of Elko County
could get up to a foot of the white stuff between Thursday and
early Saturday.


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

NVZ467-080000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
330 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........27-32.
   MID SLOPE........18-28.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........34-44%.
   MID SLOPE........36-46%.
   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN
                    THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........20-25.
   MID SLOPE........22-30.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
   MID SLOPE........74-84%.
   24 HR TREND......12% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH
                         BECOMING EAST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER
                         MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW, CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN
                    THE MORNING, THEN SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-42.
   MID SLOPE........37.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........56-66%.
   24 HR TREND......16% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                         MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 31-36. . SOUTH WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 43-53. . SOUTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 43-53. .
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS
38-48. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 38-48.
.
.TUESDAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS 38-48. .

$$

NVZ468-080000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........21-31.
   MID SLOPE........14-24.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........39-49%.
   24 HR TREND......16% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF LIGHT
                    FREEZING RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........12-22.
   MID SLOPE........16-26.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........80-90%.
   MID SLOPE........72-82%.
   24 HR TREND......14% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN
                    IN THE MORNING. SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-42.
   MID SLOPE........37.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-63%.
   MID SLOPE........58-68%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 31-36. . SOUTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 43-53. . SOUTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 42-52. .
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
36-46. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 38-48.
.
.TUESDAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 39-49. .

$$

NVZ469-080000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........15-25.
   MID SLOPE........10-20.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........48-58%.
   MID SLOPE........42-52%.
   24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........10-15.
   MID SLOPE........10-20.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........81-91%.
   MID SLOPE........73-83%.
   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH
                         BECOMING EAST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER
                         MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-40.
   MID SLOPE........36.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4
                         TO 8 MPH. GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 31-36. . SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 38-48. . SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 38-48. .
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 14-24. HIGHS
32-42. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS
34-44. .
.TUESDAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 37-47. .

$$

NVZ470-080000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........17-27.
   MID SLOPE........12-22.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
   MID SLOPE........33-43%.
   24 HR TREND......8% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........4-14.
   MID SLOPE........12-20.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........81-91%.
   MID SLOPE........73-83%.
   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER
                         MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-39.
   MID SLOPE........25-35.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........49-59%.
   24 HR TREND......19% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 20-30. . SOUTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 36-46. . SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 36-46. .
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS
33-43. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS
34-44. .
.TUESDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 38-48. .

$$

NVZ454-080000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
330 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........24-29.
   MID SLOPE........16-26.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........40-50%.
   MID SLOPE........33-43%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN
                    THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........13-23.
   MID SLOPE........18-28.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........78-88%.
   MID SLOPE........74-84%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER
                         MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING.
                    SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-44.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........47-57%.
   MID SLOPE........50-60%.
   24 HR TREND......9% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 27-37. . SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 43-53. . SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 43-53. .
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
39-49. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 39-49.
.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS
42-52. .

$$

NVZ455-080000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
330 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE
                    DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-32.
   MID SLOPE........18-28.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........28-38%.
   MID SLOPE........29-39%.
   24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW LIKELY
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........5-15.
   MID SLOPE........10-20.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........73-83%.
   MID SLOPE........64-74%.
   24 HR TREND......18% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH AFTER
                         MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
                    FREEZING RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF RAIN
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-41.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........33-43%.
   MID SLOPE........38-48%.
   24 HR TREND......9% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY WITH POSSIBLE RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
LOWS 25-30. . SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS 42-52. .
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS
42-52. .
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS
38-48. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 42-52.
.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS
45-55. .

$$

NVZ457-080000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
330 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........27-37.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........22-32%.
   MID SLOPE........25-33%.
   24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........14-24.
   MID SLOPE........19-29.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........65-75%.
   MID SLOPE........56-66%.
   24 HR TREND......27% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........24-34%.
   MID SLOPE........30-40%.
   24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON. GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
24-34. . SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 44-54. .
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS
46-56. .
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 44-54.
.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 46-56.
.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS
48-58. .

$$




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