Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
915 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT PDT
SUNDAY NIGHT DUE TO DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR
NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND NORTHWEST NEVADA...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM PDT SUNDAY DUE TO
DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR THE EASTERN SIERRA
AND WEST CENTRAL NEVADA...

.DISCUSSION...
Hot and dry conditions today with poor recoveries this morning.
Typical afternoon breezes expected for today. Thunderstorms return
Sunday through at least the middle of next week. Storms on Sunday
could begin dry and become wetter through the evening and a Red
Flag Warning has been issued for Sunday. More widespread coverage
of thunderstorms with wetting rains will be possible Monday and Tuesday.


Note:  Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds.
Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/?wfo=rev

NVZ450-230015-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
915 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT PDT
SUNDAY NIGHT FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........94-102.
*   Mid Slope........90-100.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-13%.
*   Mid Slope........8-14%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming northeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......5-6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
*   Mid Slope........57-67.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........65-75%.
*   Mid Slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     after midnight.
* Haines Index.......5-6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........94-102.
*   Mid Slope........90-100.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid Slope........11-17%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................6.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.
* Mixing Height......17000-18000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 53-63. West
winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
88-96. Lows 51-61. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
87-93. Lows 46-56. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 87-95. Lows 46-56. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 89-97. Lows 46-56.

$$

CAZ272-230015-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
915 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT PDT
SUNDAY NIGHT FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-90.
*   Mid Slope........75-85.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-23%.
*   Mid Slope........15-25%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                     the morning.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16000-17000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-55.
*   Mid Slope........51-61.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........85-95%.
*   Mid Slope........25-35%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     after midnight.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........78-88.
*   Mid Slope........75-83.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........18-28%.
*   Mid Slope........17-27%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................6.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......17000-18000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming clear.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 46-56. West
winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 75-85.
Lows 45-55. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 74-84. Lows 40-50. Southwest winds around
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 74-84. Lows 40-50. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 76-86. Lows 40-50.

$$

NVZ453-230015-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
915 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT PDT
SUNDAY NIGHT FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........95-104.
*   Mid Slope........93-103.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........5-12%.
*   Mid Slope........7-12%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16500-17500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-68.
*   Mid Slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........39-49%.
*   Mid Slope........19-29%.
*   24 hr trend......9% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......5-6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........95-105.
*   Mid Slope........94-104.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-13%.
*   Mid Slope........10-15%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the morning.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the morning.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................6.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......18000-19000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....East 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then
slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows 60-70. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
91-101. Lows 59-69. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms and a slight
chance of showers. Highs 87-97. Lows 53-63. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 88-98. Lows 52-62. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 91-101. Lows 52-62.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-230015-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
915 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT PDT
SUNDAY NIGHT FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........92-102.
*   Mid Slope........87-97.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-13%.
*   Mid Slope........8-13%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
*   Mid Slope........57-67.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........65-75%.
*   Mid Slope........27-37%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     after midnight.
* Haines Index.......5-6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........93-103.
*   Mid Slope........89-97.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid Slope........11-16%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4-8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........East winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                     the morning.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................6.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......18000-19000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
evening. Slight chance of showers. Lows 52-62. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
87-97. Lows 51-61. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
86-96. Lows 46-56. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 86-96. Lows 46-56. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 88-98. Lows 45-55.

$$

CAZ271-230015-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
915 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT PDT
SUNDAY NIGHT FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid Slope........85-95.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-16%.
*   Mid Slope........9-17%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16000-17000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-53.
*   Mid Slope........52-62.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........83-93%.
*   Mid Slope........34-44%.
*   24 hr trend......10% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming
                     downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........89-99.
*   Mid Slope........84-94.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-19%.
*   Mid Slope........14-20%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................6.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......17500-18500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....East 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Isolated
thunderstorms in the evening. Slight chance of showers. Lows 44-54.
Southwest winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming downslope 2 to
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
85-93. Lows 42-52. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 81-91. Lows 39-49. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 82-92. Lows 38-48. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 83-93. Lows 38-48.

$$

CAZ273-230015-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
915 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM PDT SUNDAY FOR DRY
THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid Slope........84-94.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........7-17%.
*   Mid Slope........7-17%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......5-6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......17500-18500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........44-54.
*   Mid Slope........49-59.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........74-84%.
*   Mid Slope........30-40%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the
                     northeast after midnight. Gusts up to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......5-6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid Slope........83-93.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-21%.
*   Mid Slope........12-22%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming south around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................4.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.
* Mixing Height......18500-19500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Isolated
showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 46-56. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
83-93. Lows 42-52. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
83-93. Lows 41-51. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 84-94. Lows 40-50. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 86-96. Lows 40-50.

$$

NVZ459-230015-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
915 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM PDT SUNDAY FOR DRY
THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........93-103.
*   Mid Slope........90-100.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........6-12%.
*   Mid Slope........7-12%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                     southeast in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5-6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16500-17500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........56-66.
*   Mid Slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........47-57%.
*   Mid Slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southeast winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20
                     mph shifting to the northwest after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the north
                     after midnight.
* Haines Index.......5-6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........93-103.
*   Mid Slope........90-100.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid Slope........10-15%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming south around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......18500-19500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 58-68.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
88-98. Lows 56-66. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
86-96. Lows 52-62. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 88-98. Lows 51-61. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 90-100. Lows 51-61.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Sat Jul 29 through Fri Aug 4)
Above normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$

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