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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
300 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

NOTE:  THIS IS A RETRANSMISSION OF THE MORNING FORECAST... IT IS NOT
AN UPDATE. THE FORECAST IS ISSUED ONCE DAILY BY 730 AM IN THE OFFSEASON.


.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AHEAD OF A FAST MOVING COLD
FRONT. THE COLD FRONT WILL BRING SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT WITH BRISK NORTH WINDS FOLLOWING SATURDAY.
LIGHTER WINDS AND DECREASING SHOWER CHANCES ARE EXPECTED EARLY
NEXT WEEK.

NOTE:  PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS
       HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

NVZ450-301115-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
300 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
                     MOST NUMEROUS THIS EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........81-91%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........58-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........29-39%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10500-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33-38. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
65-70. LOWS 34-44. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
71-76. LOWS 36-46. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 71-81. LOWS 39-49. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
69-79. LOWS 40-50.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
67-72.

$$

CAZ272-301115-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
300 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                     SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-30.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
                     MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........48-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........40-46%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10500-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25-30. EAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55-60. LOWS 28-38. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55-65. LOWS 28-38. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 58-68. LOWS 28-38. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
57-67. LOWS 31-41.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 48-58.

$$

NVZ453-301115-
WEST-CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
300 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
                     MOST NUMEROUS THIS EVENING.

* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........35-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........77-87%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
                     MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
                     MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........59-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........31-41%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10500-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35-40. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
61-71. LOWS 36-46. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
66-76. LOWS 38-48. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 71-81. LOWS 41-51. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
70-80. LOWS 42-52.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
66-76.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-301115-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
300 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                     CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                     ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........55-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........30-40%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10500-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 33-43. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 61-71. LOWS 35-45. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
66-76. LOWS 38-48. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 69-79. LOWS 40-50. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
68-78. LOWS 41-51.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 63-73.

$$

CAZ271-301115-
WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                     ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........23-28.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
                     MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........55-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........29-37%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10500-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 26-31. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
64-74. LOWS 30-40. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
65-75. LOWS 31-41. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 66-76. LOWS 31-41. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
65-75. LOWS 33-43.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 59-69.

$$

CAZ273-301115-
MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SNOW
                     SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                     THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60
                     MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........47-57.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........39-49%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12500-13500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
27-37. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 55-65. LOWS 27-37. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
62-72. LOWS 26-36. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 66-76. LOWS 28-38. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
66-76. LOWS 29-39.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 59-69.

$$

NVZ459-301115-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.  SHOWERS
                     AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........76-86%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                     MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........50-60.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........39-49%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34-39. NORTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
59-69. LOWS 35-45. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
64-74. LOWS 37-47. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 69-79. LOWS 40-50. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 68-78. LOWS 41-51.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
63-73.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (FRI MAY 6 THROUGH THU MAY 12)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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