Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast Offseason Format
National Weather Service Reno NV
523 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Another storm system moves into the region today into Monday. This
storm brings valley rain and mountain snow with cooler temperatures
for Monday. A break develops Tuesday and Wednesday and temperatures
rebound. Another storm is likely by the middle of the week with
showers Wednesday night and Thursday. A few thunderstorms are
possible in the basin and range.

Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://weather.gov/reno

NVZ450-271230-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
523 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow
                     in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........31-41%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph with
                     gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Chance of snow in the evening. Chance of rain
                     through the night. Snow likely after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........30-35.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........84-94%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                     in the evening.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-54.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........32-42%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 28-33. Northwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 55-60. Lows 28-33. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 64-69. Lows 34-44. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 53-58. Lows
31-41. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 56-61. Lows 26-31.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 62-67.

$$

CAZ272-271230-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
523 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow in the
                     morning, then chance of snow and rain in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........44-49.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........44-54%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 60
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Snow and rain likely in the evening, then snow
                     after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........24-34.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........89-98%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 75
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........38-43.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........44-54%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 55 mph
                     decreasing to 40 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 19-29. North winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 47-52. Lows 19-29. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 49-59. Lows 22-32. West winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 42-47. Lows
19-29. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 40-50. Lows 17-27.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 47-57.

$$

NVZ453-271230-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
523 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-65.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........28-38%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph with
                     gusts to 30 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain through the
                     night. Chance of snow after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........32-42.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........81-91%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of
                     showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-55.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........30-40%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph with gusts to 25 mph
                     increasing to northwest 15 to 25 mph with
                     gusts to 40 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 27-37. Northwest winds 20 to
25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 52-62. Lows 29-39. North winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 59-69. Lows
35-45. West winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers, snow showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs 51-61. Lows 28-38. Northwest
winds 25 to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 50-60. Lows 27-37.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 58-68.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-271230-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
523 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........48-58.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........43-53%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Rain likely in the evening. Snow likely
                     through the night. Chance of rain after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........28-38.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........88-98%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of
                     showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........44-54.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........41-51%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25-35. Northwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 52-62. Lows 27-37. North winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 59-69. Lows 32-42.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers, snow showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs 46-56. Lows 28-38. Northwest
winds 25 to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 50-60. Lows 24-34.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 56-66.

$$

CAZ271-271230-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
523 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of
                     rain and snow.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........44-54.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........43-53%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds up to 10 mph increasing to southwest
                     with gusts to 30 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Rain in the evening. Snow through the night.
                     Rain likely after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........24-34.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........93-99%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 50
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of
                     showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........39-49%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20-30. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 51-61. Lows 20-30. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 57-67. Lows 24-34.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 45-55. Lows
18-28. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 51-61. Lows 18-28.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 57-67.

$$

CAZ273-271230-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
523 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........27-37%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds up to 10 mph increasing to 10 to
                     15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 60
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the evening.
                     Chance of snow through the night.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........22-32.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........85-95%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 75
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-34%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 65 mph
                     decreasing to 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......12000-13000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
18-28. North winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 51-61. Lows 18-28. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 58-68. Lows 21-31. West winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 46-56. Lows
20-30. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 49-59. Lows 19-29.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 55-65.

$$

NVZ459-271230-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
523 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-65.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........23-33%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph
                     with gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                     evening, then chance of rain and snow after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........32-42.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........72-82%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........46-56.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........26-36%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
                     45 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 28-38.
Northwest winds 25 to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 51-61. Lows 30-40. North winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 61-71. Lows 37-47. West winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers, snow showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs 51-61. Lows 27-37. Northwest
winds 25 to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 50-60. Lows 26-36.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 57-67.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Sun Apr 2 through Sat Apr 8)
Above normal temperatures and Below normal precipitation.

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