Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
205 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

.DISCUSSION...Patchy fog across northern NV this morning, with warm
and dry conditions this afternoon across the region. Warmer on
Thursday with increasing winds. Late Thursday afternoon and
evening valley rains move in from the west, with snow levels
lowering to valley floors Thursday night into Friday. Cooler with
periods of unsettled weather Saturday on into next week.



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

NVZ467-180015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
205 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........53-58.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........40-50%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......9% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph. Gusts
                         up to 20 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........37-42.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........75-85%.
   Mid slope........65-75%.
   24 hr trend......9% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph with gusts to 35
                         mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Rain and snow.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........52-62.
   Mid slope........47-57.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........38-48%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 45 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 29-34. . Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Numerous snow showers. Highs 39-44. . West winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 21-26. Highs
39-44. .
.SUNDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 24-29. Highs 35-45. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 27-32. Highs 37-47. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 19-29. Highs
39-49. .

$$

NVZ468-180015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
205 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........52-57.
   Mid slope........52.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........40-50%.
   Mid slope........43-53%.
   24 hr trend......17% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-40.
   Mid slope........38-48.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........68-78%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southeast winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
                         25 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain and snow in
                    the morning. Rain and snow in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........57-62.
   Mid slope........57.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-45%.
   Mid slope........39-47%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 40
                         mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 29-34. . Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 37-42. . West winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 20-25. Highs
32-42. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 18-28. Highs
35-45. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 21-31. Highs 36-46. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 18-28. Highs
35-45. .

$$

NVZ469-180015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
205 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........48-53.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........45-55%.
   Mid slope........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-37.
   Mid slope........35-45.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........79-89%.
   Mid slope........67-77%.
   24 hr trend......17% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Rain and snow likely in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-59.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........37-46%.
   Mid slope........38-47%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph with gusts to 35
                         mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 28-33. . Southwest winds
around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 33-38. . West winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 16-21. Highs 28-38. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
28-38. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers. Lows 20-25. Highs 33-38. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 16-21. Highs
33-38. .

$$

NVZ470-180015-
Eastern Elko County-
205 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........45-55.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........40-50%.
   Mid slope........43-53%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-36.
   Mid slope........33-43.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........77-87%.
   Mid slope........64-74%.
   24 hr trend......20% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 25 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-60.
   Mid slope........46-56.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........30-40%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......13% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph with gusts to 35
                         mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 30-35. . South winds 15 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 33-43. . West winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 14-24. Highs 32-42. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 14-19. Highs
27-37. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 19-24. Highs 30-40. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 19-24. Highs
30-40. .

$$

NVZ454-180015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
205 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-59.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-44%.
   Mid slope........36-46%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-39.
   Mid slope........40-48.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........78-88%.
   Mid slope........62-72%.
   24 hr trend......25% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........56-66.
   Mid slope........50-60.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........31-39%.
   Mid slope........34-42%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
                         mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 30-35. . Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 32-42. . West winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 18-23. Highs 32-42. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows 14-24.
Highs 35-45. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 19-29. Highs
36-46. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 17-27. Highs
36-46. .

$$

NVZ455-180015-
White Pine County-
205 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........51-56.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-44%.
   Mid slope........41-51%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-34.
   Mid slope........32-42.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........63-73%.
   24 hr trend......16% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........51-61.
   Mid slope........47-57.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........29-38%.
   Mid slope........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 40 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Breezy. Chance of rain and snow.
Lows 26-36. . South winds 15 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 41-51. . Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers. Lows 15-20. Highs 31-41. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows 3-13.
Highs 32-42. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 12-22. Highs 35-45. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 11-21. Highs
35-45. .

$$

NVZ457-180015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
205 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-60.
   Mid slope........44-54.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........32-42%.
   Mid slope........37-47%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-36.
   Mid slope........33-43.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........64-74%.
   24 hr trend......6% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........52-62.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........30-40%.
   Mid slope........35-44%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 35 mph.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 24-34. . South winds 15 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Widespread showers. Highs 41-51. . West winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 14-24. Highs 35-45. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows 10-20.
Highs 37-47. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 18-28. Highs 40-50. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 18-28. Highs
40-50. .

$$



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