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
209 AM PST Wed Feb 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...Cold today with a few light snow flurries possible
over and near mountain ranges. A winter storm system moves into
the region Thursday bringing more snow to the state. Active
weather will persist through the weekend and into next week.


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

NVZ467-220015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
209 AM PST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........24-34.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........27-37%.
   Mid slope........37-47%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Isolated snow showers in the evening. Snow
                    through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........19-24.
   Mid slope........18-28.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........79-89%.
   Mid slope........73-83%.
   24 hr trend......17% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph
                         becoming southwest around 15 mph after
                         midnight.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow in the morning, then snow likely and
                    scattered snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-36.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........38-48%.
   Mid slope........49-59%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 7-17.
. North winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated snow showers. Highs 32-37. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 15-20. Highs 35-45. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 21-26. Highs
35-45. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 21-26. Highs
40-45. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 20-25. Highs
35-45. .

$$

NVZ468-220015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
209 AM PST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........27-37.
   Mid slope........20-30.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........37-47%.
   Mid slope........41-51%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow likely and isolated snow showers in the
                    evening. Snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........10-20.
   Mid slope........14-24.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........82-92%.
   Mid slope........72-82%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow in the morning, then snow likely and
                    scattered snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-35.
   Mid slope........18-28.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........49-59%.
   Mid slope........53-63%.
   24 hr trend......15% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 7-17.
. North winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered snow showers. Highs 25-35. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 8-18. Highs 32-42. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
32-42. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 20-25. Highs
34-44. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 19-24. Highs
34-44. .

$$

NVZ469-220015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
209 AM PST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-29.
   Mid slope........15-25.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........41-51%.
   Mid slope........45-55%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Chance of snow and isolated snow showers in the
                    evening. Snow likely after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........8-13.
   Mid slope........13-21.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........71-81%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow likely through the day. Numerous snow
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........17-27.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........52-62%.
   Mid slope........56-66%.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Numerous snow showers. Lows 5-10. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers. Highs 18-28. .
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 5-15. Highs 24-34. .
.SUNDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 15-20. Highs 26-36. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
30-40. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
30-40. .

$$

NVZ470-220015-
Eastern Elko County-
209 AM PST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-29.
   Mid slope........16-26.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-45%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow and
                    isolated snow showers in the evening. Chance of
                    snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........4-14.
   Mid slope........13-21.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........75-85%.
   Mid slope........69-79%.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow likely through the day. Scattered snow
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........27-32.
   Mid slope........17-27.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........44-54%.
   Mid slope........47-57%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 7-17.
. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Highs 23-33. .
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 9-14. Highs
27-37. .
.SUNDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 11-21. Highs 29-39. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 18-23. Highs
31-41. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 16-26. Highs
31-41. .

$$

NVZ454-220015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
209 AM PST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-34.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........32-42%.
   Mid slope........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Chance of snow and isolated snow showers in the
                    evening. Snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........12-17.
   Mid slope........13-23.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........68-78%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow through the day. Scattered snow showers in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-35.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........43-53%.
   Mid slope........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 9-14.
. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers. Highs 24-34. .
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 4-14. Highs
28-38. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 12-22. Highs
32-42. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 14-24. Highs
33-43. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 19-24. Highs
33-43. .

$$

NVZ455-220015-
White Pine County-
209 AM PST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-35.
   Mid slope........20-30.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-37%.
   Mid slope........33-43%.
   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers in the
                    evening. Chance of snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........10-15.
   Mid slope........10-20.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........68-78%.
   Mid slope........61-71%.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow likely through the day. Scattered snow
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-36.
   Mid slope........22-32.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........35-45%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Numerous snow showers. Lows 10-15. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Numerous snow showers. Highs 27-37. . Northwest winds
around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows 4-9.
Highs 31-41. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 8-18. Highs
33-43. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 15-20. Highs
38-48. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
38-48. .

$$

NVZ457-220015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
209 AM PST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-40.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........19-29%.
   Mid slope........23-33%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Chance of snow and isolated snow showers in the
                    evening. Snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........10-20.
   Mid slope........14-24.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........64-74%.
   Mid slope........53-63%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow through the day. Scattered snow showers in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-41.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........26-36%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......22% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 8-18.
. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers. Highs 31-41. .
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows 5-15.
Highs 36-46. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 13-23. Highs
36-46. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 14-24. Highs
40-50. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 14-24. Highs
40-50. .

$$


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