Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
913 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...UPDATED MORNING FORECAST TO ADD SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS HUMBOLDT COUNTY. A PACIFIC LOW WILL BRING
GUSTY WINDS AND THE THREAT OF THUNDERSTORMS TO THE GREAT BASIN
TODAY. WETTING RAINS POSSIBLE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION OVER
EASTERN NEVADA ON SATURDAY. SUNDAY AND MONDAY EXPECT A DRYING
TREND.

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

NVZ467-468-222315-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
913 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........77-87.
*   MID SLOPE........69-79.
*   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........14-22%.
*   MID SLOPE........18-27%.
*   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING WEST
                     10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......4.
* LAL................3.
* MIXING HEIGHT......16000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...25%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                     THE EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........42-52.
*   MID SLOPE........49-59.
*   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........69-79%.
*   MID SLOPE........50-60%.
*   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
                     25 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN
                     VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................3.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...10%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........74-84.
*   MID SLOPE........67-77.
*   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........15-24%.
*   MID SLOPE........20-29%.
*   24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                     20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.



.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42-52. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 76-86. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-57. HIGHS 80-90.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-57. HIGHS 83-93.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48-58. HIGHS 86-96.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49-59. HIGHS 86-96.

$$

NVZ457-222315-
LANDER/EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50 PLUS NORTHERN NYE COUNTY-
913 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                     THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........80-90.
*   MID SLOPE........72-82.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........15-24%.
*   MID SLOPE........19-28%.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......4.
* LAL................3.
* MIXING HEIGHT......16000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...15%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                     ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........46-56.
*   MID SLOPE........50-60.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........74-84%.
*   MID SLOPE........59-69%.
*   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................3.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...15%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........76-86.
*   MID SLOPE........69-79.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........13-19%.
*   MID SLOPE........17-23%.
*   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                     NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......15000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.



.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-55. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 78-88. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-57. HIGHS 81-91.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48-58. HIGHS 83-93.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49-59. HIGHS 87-97.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49-59. HIGHS 87-97.

$$

NVZ469-470-222315-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
913 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                     THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........72-82.
*   MID SLOPE........67-77.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........22-32%.
*   MID SLOPE........26-36%.
*   24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................3.
* MIXING HEIGHT......16000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...45%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SCATTERED
                     SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........40-50.
*   MID SLOPE........45-55.
*   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
*   MID SLOPE........75-85%.
*   24 HR TREND......4% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN
                     VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................3.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...35%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                     MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
                     DAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........67-77.
*   MID SLOPE........62-72.
*   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........20-30%.
*   MID SLOPE........24-34%.
*   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* MIXING HEIGHT......14000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...10%.



.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 38-48. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70-80. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44-54. HIGHS 75-85.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44-54. HIGHS 77-87.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-55. HIGHS 80-90.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-56. HIGHS 80-90.

$$

NVZ454-222315-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
913 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........76-86.
*   MID SLOPE........71-81.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........17-22%.
*   MID SLOPE........18-27%.
*   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......4.
* LAL................3.
* MIXING HEIGHT......16000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...20%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
                     SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........44-54.
*   MID SLOPE........49-59.
*   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........75-85%.
*   MID SLOPE........59-69%.
*   24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN
                     VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................3.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...15%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........71-81.
*   MID SLOPE........66-76.
*   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........15-21%.
*   MID SLOPE........17-25%.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                     NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................1.
* MIXING HEIGHT......14000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0%.



.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42-52. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 75-85. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-56. HIGHS 79-89.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-56. HIGHS 81-91.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-57. HIGHS 86-96.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49-59. HIGHS 86-96.

$$

NVZ455-222315-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
913 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                     THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........74-84.
*   MID SLOPE........70-80.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........22-32%.
*   MID SLOPE........27-37%.
*   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................3.
* MIXING HEIGHT......16000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...25%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SCATTERED
                     SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........44-54.
*   MID SLOPE........49-59.
*   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
*   MID SLOPE........70-80%.
*   24 HR TREND......22% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                     DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTS
                     25 TO 30 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................3.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...25%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
                     SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                     SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........70-80.
*   MID SLOPE........65-75.
*   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........17-27%.
*   MID SLOPE........22-31%.
*   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* MIXING HEIGHT......15000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...5%.



.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 40-50. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 72-82. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-54. HIGHS 74-84.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44-54. HIGHS 76-86.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-54. HIGHS 79-89.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-55. HIGHS 79-89.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (FRI AUG 29 THROUGH THU SEP 4)
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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