Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada...UPDATED
National Weather Service Elko NV
751 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

.DISCUSSION...A winter storm system moves through the region today
bringing snow to the state. Active weather will persist through
the weekend and into next week.

UPDATE...A winter weather Advisory is in effect for zones 467...468...
469...and 454. The most prone area for heavier snow is the Interstate 80
corridor. Total amounts will range from 1 to 4 inches with 2 to 5 inches
on summits and passes.


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

NVZ467-230015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
751 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers in the morning, then snow showers
                    likely in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-35.
   Mid slope........20-30.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-46%.
   Mid slope........47-57%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........12-17.
   Mid slope........9-19.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........77-87%.
   Mid slope........75-85%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........33-38.
   Mid slope........22-32.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........26-36%.
   Mid slope........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
16-21. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers. Highs 35-45. . Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
35-45. .
.MONDAY...Numerous snow showers. Lows 23-28. Highs 33-43. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 19-24. Highs
32-42. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 16-21.
Highs 31-41. .

$$

NVZ468-230015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
751 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers in the morning, then chance of
                    snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-34.
   Mid slope........18-28.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........45-55%.
   Mid slope........51-61%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........6-16.
   Mid slope........10-20.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........75-85%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers in
                    the morning. Chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-34.
   Mid slope........18-28.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-46%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 9-19. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers. Highs 31-41. . Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 15-20. Highs
31-41. .
.MONDAY...Numerous snow showers. Lows 21-26. Highs 32-42. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 12-22. Highs
32-42. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 10-20.
Highs 30-40. .

$$

NVZ469-230015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
751 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers likely.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........17-27.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........48-58%.
   Mid slope........52-62%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........5-10.
   Mid slope........9-17.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........73-83%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers in
                    the morning. Chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........23-28.
   Mid slope........14-24.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........46-56%.
   Mid slope........50-60%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 9-14. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers. Highs 27-32. . Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Widespread snow showers. Lows 13-18. Highs 25-35. .
.MONDAY...Numerous snow showers. Lows 19-24. Highs 30-40. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 15-20. Highs
30-40. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 11-16.
Highs 25-35. .

$$

NVZ470-230015-
Eastern Elko County-
751 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........27-32.
   Mid slope........17-27.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........44-54%.
   Mid slope........48-58%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers likely through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........7-12.
   Mid slope........7-17.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........70-80%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 20 mph after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
                    morning. Slight chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........20-30.
   Mid slope........15-25.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........37-47%.
   Mid slope........41-51%.
   24 hr trend......17% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 4-14. .
West winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely. Highs 25-35. . West winds around
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Widespread snow showers. Lows 11-16. Highs 29-39. .
.MONDAY...Numerous snow showers. Lows 18-23. Highs 31-41. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 13-23. Highs
31-41. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 13-23.
Highs 31-41. .

$$

NVZ454-230015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
751 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers in the morning, then snow showers
                    likely in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-34.
   Mid slope........19-29.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........45-54%.
   Mid slope........50-59%.
   24 hr trend......14% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers through
                    the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........10-15.
   Mid slope........12-20.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........77-87%.
   Mid slope........75-85%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers in the
                    morning. Slight chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........22-32.
   Mid slope........18-28.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........39-49%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 4-14. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers. Highs 28-38. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 13-18. Highs
30-40. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 19-24. Highs
32-42. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 18-23. Highs
32-42. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 15-20. Highs
29-39. .

$$

NVZ455-230015-
White Pine County-
751 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-36.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........39-49%.
   Mid slope........45-55%.
   24 hr trend......15% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers likely through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........11-16.
   Mid slope........11-21.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........70-80%.
   Mid slope........66-76%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........23-33.
   Mid slope........18-28.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-44%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
2 below to 8 above zero. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers. Highs 30-40. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 10-15. Highs
32-42. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 11-21. Highs
37-47. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 16-21. Highs
36-46. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 14-19.
Highs 36-46. .

$$

NVZ457-230015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
751 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-40.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........29-39%.
   Mid slope........36-46%.
   24 hr trend......26% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers through
                    the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........9-19.
   Mid slope........11-21.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........74-84%.
   Mid slope........67-77%.
   24 hr trend......15% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 20 mph after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers in the
                    morning. Slight chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........27-37.
   Mid slope........23-33.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-35%.
   Mid slope........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......14% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds 15 to 20 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 3-13. . Northwest winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Chance of snow showers. Highs 36-46. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 10-20. Highs
36-46. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 16-26. Highs
41-51. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 13-23. Highs
40-50. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 11-21.
Highs 38-48. .

$$


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