Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
604 AM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Colder air and higher humidity settle over the region today. Another
weak area of low pressure may bring some light rain or snow to areas
near the Oregon border late tonight and Saturday. A ridge of high
pressure builds Sunday bringing dry conditions and light winds
through at least Tuesday.

Note:  Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds.
Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/?wfo=rev

NVZ450-210100-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
604 AM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight
                     chance of showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-57.
*   Mid Slope........45-55.
*   24 hr trend......14-18 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........26-34%.
*   Mid Slope........27-37%.
*   24 hr trend......13-17% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph
                     decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 70 mph
                     decreasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........23-33.
*   Mid Slope........25-35.
*   24 hr trend......3-4 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........82-92%.
*   Mid Slope........62-72%.
*   24 hr trend......10-14% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                     the evening.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........60-66.
*   Mid Slope........55-65.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-29%.
*   Mid Slope........22-32%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20
                     mph in the morning becoming upslope 4 to 8
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows
28-38. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 69-75. Lows 25-35. Slope winds.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 71-79. Lows 25-35. Slope
winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 74-80. Lows 28-38.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 70-75.

$$

CAZ272-210100-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
604 AM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of
                     showers in the morning, then slight chance of
                     snow showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-47.
*   Mid Slope........35-43.
*   24 hr trend......15-18 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........41-51%.
*   Mid Slope........42-52%.
*   24 hr trend......24-30% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 40 mph
                     decreasing to 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 30 to 50 mph with gusts to 90 mph
                     decreasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...35%.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........18-28.
*   Mid Slope........22-32.
*   24 hr trend......3-5 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
*   Mid Slope........70-80%.
*   24 hr trend......8-12% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
                     downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                     increasing to 50 mph after midnight.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-59.
*   Mid Slope........47-57.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........29-37%.
*   Mid Slope........30-40%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55 mph
                     decreasing to 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......10500-11500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming clear.
Lows 23-33. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 62-69. Lows 21-31. Slope winds.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 65-73. Lows 21-31. Slope
winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 66-73. Lows 23-33.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 64-71.

$$

NVZ453-210100-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
604 AM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of
                     showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-60.
*   Mid Slope........48-58.
*   24 hr trend......14-18 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-32%.
*   Mid Slope........25-35%.
*   24 hr trend......15-20% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph
                     decreasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...45%.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 25 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........25-35.
*   Mid Slope........28-38.
*   24 hr trend......5-8 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........83-93%.
*   Mid Slope........60-70%.
*   24 hr trend......5-8% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                     decreasing to 20 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........57-67.
*   Mid Slope........54-64.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........17-27%.
*   Mid Slope........21-29%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows
29-39. Southwest winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming
downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 67-75. Lows 27-37. West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 69-77. Lows 27-37. Northeast
winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 71-79. Lows 30-40.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 67-75.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-210100-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
604 AM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of
                     showers in the morning, then chance of snow
                     showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-57.
*   Mid Slope........41-51.
*   24 hr trend......12-16 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........26-36%.
*   Mid Slope........30-40%.
*   24 hr trend......12-16% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20
                     mph with gusts up to 40 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...35%.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 30 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     evening. Slight chance of snow showers after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........22-32.
*   Mid Slope........24-34.
*   24 hr trend......3-5 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
*   Mid Slope........74-84%.
*   24 hr trend......12-16% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                     decreasing to 20 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
                     morning. Slight chance of showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid Slope........48-58.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-31%.
*   Mid Slope........27-37%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...25%.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Lows 27-37. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 64-73. Lows 24-34. West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 67-76. Lows 24-34. East winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 69-78. Lows 26-36.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 65-73.

$$

CAZ271-210100-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
604 AM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of
                     showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-53.
*   Mid Slope........41-49.
*   24 hr trend......10-14 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........31-41%.
*   Mid Slope........32-42%.
*   24 hr trend......12-18% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 65 mph in
                     the morning.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...30%.
* Mixing Height......10500-11500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 25 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........18-28.
*   Mid Slope........24-34.
*   24 hr trend......4-6 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
*   Mid Slope........73-83%.
*   24 hr trend......14-17% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the evening.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid Slope........51-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-34%.
*   Mid Slope........27-37%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph
                     decreasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 20 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows
21-31. West winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming downslope
2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 64-72. Lows 19-29. West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 68-78. Lows 19-29. East winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 70-78. Lows 22-32.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 66-74.

$$

CAZ273-210100-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
604 AM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Chance of
                     snow showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
*   Mid Slope........45-55.
*   24 hr trend......10-14 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........16-26%.
*   Mid Slope........21-31%.
*   24 hr trend......15-18% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph
                     decreasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 30 to 50 mph with gusts to 90
                     mph becoming west 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
                     50 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...50%.
* Mixing Height......14000-15000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........16-26.
*   Mid Slope........22-32.
*   24 hr trend......10-13 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
*   Mid Slope........62-72%.
*   24 hr trend......12-15% wetter mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........56-66.
*   Mid Slope........52-62.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-23%.
*   Mid Slope........16-26%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25
                     mph in the morning.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to
                     20 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 45 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......13500-14500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 22-32. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 65-75. Lows 22-32. Slope winds.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 69-79. Lows 22-32. Slope
winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 71-79. Lows 22-32.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 67-75.

$$

NVZ459-210100-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
604 AM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
*   Mid Slope........48-58.
*   24 hr trend......16-20 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........23-31%.
*   Mid Slope........24-32%.
*   24 hr trend......15-18% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to northwest
                     15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 40
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 60 mph
                     decreasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........22-32.
*   Mid Slope........28-38.
*   24 hr trend......8-12 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........79-89%.
*   Mid Slope........59-69%.
*   24 hr trend......12-15% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                     decreasing to 20 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-68.
*   Mid Slope........55-65.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........18-26%.
*   Mid Slope........19-27%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the morning.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......12000-13000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 27-37. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 68-76. Lows 27-37. Slope winds.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 71-80. Lows 28-38. Northwest
winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 73-81. Lows 28-38.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 67-75.

$$

.8 to 14 day outlook for (Fri Oct 27 through Thu Nov 2)
Above normal temperatures and Below normal precipitation.

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$$

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