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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
228 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

Unsettled weather will be around all week long. A
steady stream of Pacific moisture will spread across northern
Nevada through mid-week. Gusty winds will accompany a cold front
as it sags through the state Tuesday, and valley rain will be
transitioning to snow.

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

NVZ467-211215-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
228 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Rain and snow through the night. Snow showers
                    likely after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........37-42.
   Mid slope........39-47.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........81-91%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up
                         to 25 mph increasing to 40 mph after
                         midnight.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Showers likely and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-49.
   Mid slope........34-44.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........52-59%.
   Mid slope........53-63%.
   24 hr trend......18% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 50 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Chance of showers in the evening, then snow
                    likely and a chance of rain after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........90-100%.
   Mid slope........83-93%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow likely.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-41.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........53-62%.
   Mid slope........58-68%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 21-26. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 33-38. . Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 15-25. Highs 33-38. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 16-26. Highs 34-39.
.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 19-24. Highs
34-39. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 22-27. Highs 35-40. .

$$

NVZ468-211215-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
228 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Rain and snow through the night. Chance of snow
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-41.
   Mid slope........40-48.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........84-94%.
   Mid slope........80-90%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts 25
                         to 30 mph increasing to 45 mph after
                         midnight.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........42-52.
   Mid slope........37-47.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........52-62%.
   Mid slope........56-66%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 50 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Chance of showers in the evening, then snow
                    likely and a chance of rain after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-30.
   Mid slope........28-36.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........91-100%.
   Mid slope........84-94%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow likely.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-41.
   Mid slope........35.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........56-65%.
   Mid slope........59-68%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Snow likely. Lows 21-26. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 30-35. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 12-22. Highs 26-36. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 13-23. Highs 28-38.
.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 12-22. Highs
29-39. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 21-26. Highs 29-39. .

$$

NVZ469-211215-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
228 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Rain and snow in the evening, then rain, snow
                    likely and a chance of snow showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-41.
   Mid slope........39-47.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........82-92%.
   Mid slope........78-88%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 45 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-49.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........57-67%.
   Mid slope........58-68%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts
                         up to 35 mph increasing to 50 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers likely and a chance of snow in the
                    evening. Chance of rain through the night. Snow
                    likely after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-29.
   Mid slope........27-35.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........91-100%.
   Mid slope........86-96%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to
                         30 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-39.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........56-66%.
   Mid slope........57-67%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Snow likely. Lows 14-24. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 23-33. . Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 7-17. Highs 24-34. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 9-19. Highs 26-36. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 9-19. Highs 27-37. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 14-24. Highs 27-37. .

$$

NVZ470-211215-
Eastern Elko County-
228 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Rain and snow in the evening. Chance of showers
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-41.
   Mid slope........40-48.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........82-92%.
   Mid slope........76-86%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 40 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms
                    through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-54.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........50-60%.
   Mid slope........50-60%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 45 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Showers likely in the evening. Chance of snow
                    through the night. Chance of rain after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-30.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........86-96%.
   Mid slope........80-90%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. West winds 15 to 25 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow likely and a chance of rain.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........49-59%.
   Mid slope........50-60%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Snow likely. Lows 17-27. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 27-37. . Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 11-21. Highs 27-37. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 12-22. Highs 27-37.
.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 14-24. Highs 27-37. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 20-25. Highs 27-37. .

$$

NVZ454-211215-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
228 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Rain and snow in the evening, then chance of
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-41.
   Mid slope........40-48.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........76-86%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 35 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-52.
   Mid slope........39-49.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........52-58%.
   Mid slope........52-61%.
   24 hr trend......9% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph
                         increasing to 25 to 35 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts up to 50 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Showers likely and a chance of snow in the
                    evening, then snow likely and a chance of rain
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-30.
   Mid slope........24-34.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........91-100%.
   Mid slope........86-96%.
   24 hr trend......14% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to
                         30 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow likely.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-41.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........50-59%.
   Mid slope........50-60%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 16-26. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 25-35. . West winds
around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 17-22. Highs 26-36. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 18-23. Highs 28-38.
.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 16-21. Highs 29-39. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 21-26. Highs 29-39. .

$$

NVZ455-211215-
White Pine County-
228 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow through
                    the night. Slight chance of snow showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........37-42.
   Mid slope........38-48.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........82-92%.
   Mid slope........77-87%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 40 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Showers likely.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........45-55.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........47-57%.
   Mid slope........48-58%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with
                         gusts to 50 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Showers likely and a chance of snow in the
                    evening, then snow likely and a chance of rain
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........22-32.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........89-99%.
   Mid slope........82-92%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow and a chance of rain.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........33-43.
   Mid slope........31-41.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........44-53%.
   Mid slope........46-55%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Snow likely. Lows 15-25. . Northwest winds around
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of snow. Highs 28-38. . Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 9-19. Highs
28-38. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 15-20. Highs
31-41. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 12-22. Highs 31-41. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and a slight chance of rain.
Lows 12-22. Highs 32-42. .

$$

NVZ457-211215-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
228 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Rain likely in the evening. Chance of snow
                    through the night. Chance of showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........37-42.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........85-95%.
   Mid slope........82-92%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 40 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Showers likely.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-57.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........46-56%.
   Mid slope........50-60%.
   24 hr trend......16% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 50 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Showers likely in the evening. Chance of snow
                    through the night. Chance of rain after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........22-32.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........81-91%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         25 to 30 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-49.
   Mid slope........33-43.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........35-45%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph. Gusts
                         up to 20 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 15-25. .
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of snow. Highs 32-42. . Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 13-23. Highs
33-43. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 15-25. Highs 34-44.
.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and a slight chance of rain.
Lows 14-24. Highs 34-44. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and a slight chance of rain.
Lows 15-25. Highs 35-45. .

$$



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