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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
531 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...ABUNDANT PACIFIC MOISTURE WILL BRING RAIN AND SNOW
TO MAINLY NORTHERN NEVADA THROUGH THE WEEKEND.


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

NVZ467-200000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........56-66%.
   MID SLOPE........68-78%.
   24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                    MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY
                    WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
                    LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........34-42.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........86-96%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........66-76%.
   MID SLOPE........79-89%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS 25
                    TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. LOWS 31-41. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 47-57. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 36-41. HIGHS
47-57.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32-37. HIGHS 47-52.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 29-34.
HIGHS 44-54.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
32-42.

$$

NVZ468-200000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........60-70%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
                    GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
                    LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-33.
   MID SLOPE........33-41.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-46.
   MID SLOPE........40.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........70-80%.
   MID SLOPE........74-84%.
   24 HR TREND......17% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS 25
                    TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. LOWS 32-42. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 44-54. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 33-38. HIGHS
44-54.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30-35. HIGHS 42-52.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 28-33.
HIGHS 42-52.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS
31-41.

$$

NVZ469-200000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-44.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........60-70%.
   MID SLOPE........62-72%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........26-31.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-45.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........69-79%.
   MID SLOPE........73-83%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. LOWS 30-40. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS. HIGHS 45-50. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 32-37. HIGHS
40-50.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 30-35. HIGHS 38-48.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 27-32.
HIGHS 37-47.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS
27-37.

$$

NVZ470-200000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........47-57%.
   MID SLOPE........51-61%.
   24 HR TREND......9% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
                    IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........24-29.
   MID SLOPE........29-37.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......9% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........60-70%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. LOWS 27-37. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS. HIGHS 43-53. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 29-39. HIGHS
43-53.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
30-35. HIGHS 43-53.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 27-32.
HIGHS 38-48.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 17-27.
HIGHS 28-38.

$$

NVZ454-200000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-50.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........48-58%.
   MID SLOPE........54-64%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........23-33.
   MID SLOPE........29-39.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........86-96%.
   24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........66-76%.
   MID SLOPE........70-80%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 29-39. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 44-54. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30-35. HIGHS 44-54.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 42-52.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
27-32. HIGHS 48-53.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS
25-35.

$$

NVZ455-200000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........49-59%.
   24 HR TREND......9% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE EVENING.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........20-30.
   MID SLOPE........25-35.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS
                    LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-49.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........49-59%.
   MID SLOPE........52-62%.
   24 HR TREND......9% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 26-36. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 44-54. UPSLOPE/UP
VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 29-34.
HIGHS 44-54.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 43-53.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 42-52.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 28-38.

$$

NVZ457-200000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-50.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
   MID SLOPE........60-70%.
   24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-29.
   MID SLOPE........25-35.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........86-96%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-50.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........52-62%.
   MID SLOPE........60-70%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 25-35.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 45-55.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS 45-55.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 44-54.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 47-57.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 19-29.
HIGHS 34-44.

$$




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