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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
531 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.DISCUSSION....LIGHT SNOW WILL SPREAD OVER MAINLY ELKO COUNTY TODAY
WITH SMALL ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TO
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS FOR MUCH OF NEVADA TONIGHT AND MONDAY. VERY
COLD AIR WILL INVADE THE GREAT BASIN ON TUESDAY.


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

NVZ467-290000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-45.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........39-49%.
   MID SLOPE........47-57%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                    25 TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........17-22.
   MID SLOPE........20-28.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
   MID SLOPE........78-88%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........26-36.
   MID SLOPE........20-30.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
   MID SLOPE........52-62%.
   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 10-20.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
19-29. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 1-11. HIGHS 19-29.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 4-9. HIGHS 24-34.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14-19. HIGHS 30-40.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
14-24. HIGHS 34-44.

$$

NVZ468-290000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-41.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........47-57%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                    MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........16-21.
   MID SLOPE........19-27.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........81-91%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........26-31.
   MID SLOPE........16-26.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
   MID SLOPE........63-73%.
   24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 7-17. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
15-25. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS ZERO TO 5 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 15-25.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 1-6. HIGHS 20-30.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10-15. HIGHS 27-37.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
16-21. HIGHS 30-40.

$$

NVZ469-290000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW AND NUMEROUS SNOW
                    SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-38.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
   MID SLOPE........56-66%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    35 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW IN THE EVENING. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS
                    THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........12-17.
   MID SLOPE........15-23.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........18-28.
   MID SLOPE........14-24.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
   MID SLOPE........66-76%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 7-12.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
SNOW. HIGHS 10-20. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 5 BELOW-ZERO. HIGHS 10-20.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 1 BELOW TO 4 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS
13-23.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7-12. HIGHS 20-30.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
15-20. HIGHS 26-36.

$$

NVZ470-290000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-38.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
   MID SLOPE........54-64%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........11-16.
   MID SLOPE........15-23.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
   MID SLOPE........86-96%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-27.
   MID SLOPE........13-23.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........52-62%.
   MID SLOPE........59-69%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 4-14.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 9-19.
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 6 BELOW TO 4 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS
9-19.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 1-6. HIGHS 15-25.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 8-13.
HIGHS 23-33.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
15-20. HIGHS 28-38.

$$

NVZ454-290000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-41.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........48-58%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS 25
                    TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........11-21.
   MID SLOPE........15-25.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........27-32.
   MID SLOPE........19-29.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
   MID SLOPE........62-72%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 5-15.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 14-24.
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
4 BELOW TO 6 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 14-24.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 1-6. HIGHS 17-27.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9-14. HIGHS 26-36.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16-21. HIGHS 30-40.

$$

NVZ455-290000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-41.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........40-50%.
   MID SLOPE........39-49%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS 25
                    TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........11-16.
   MID SLOPE........11-21.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........94-100%.
   MID SLOPE........86-96%.
   24 HR TREND......16% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTS
                    UP TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-32.
   MID SLOPE........17-27.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
   MID SLOPE........53-63%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 5-10.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 14-24. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
4 BELOW TO 6 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 14-24.
.NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 1 BELOW
TO 4 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 18-28.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 8-13. HIGHS 26-36.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16-21. HIGHS 30-40.

$$

NVZ457-290000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-46.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........33-43%.
   MID SLOPE........37-47%.
   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........10-20.
   MID SLOPE........15-25.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
   MID SLOPE........80-90%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTS
                    UP TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-40.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
   MID SLOPE........34-44%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 5-15.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 21-31. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 2-12. HIGHS 20-30.
.NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 1 BELOW
TO 9 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 22-32.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 8-18. HIGHS 30-40.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15-20. HIGHS 32-42.

$$




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