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
218 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.DISCUSSION...WET PATTERN EXPECTED THE NEXT SEVEN DAYS.
HIGH CONFIDENCE WITH REGARD TO PERSISTENCE OF WET PATTERN.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE IN THE AFTERNOONS.


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

NVZ454-467-468-222330-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
218 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                     NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........61-71.
*   MID SLOPE........57-67.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
*   MID SLOPE........53-63%.
*   24 HR TREND......14% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST 6 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 6 TO 12 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...65%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........41-51.
*   MID SLOPE........44-54.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
*   MID SLOPE........86-96%.
*   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...30%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........NUMEROUS SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........62-72.
*   MID SLOPE........56-66.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........45-55%.
*   MID SLOPE........51-61%.
*   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                     NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...65%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 42-47. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 64-74. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43-48. HIGHS 68-78.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
43-48. HIGHS 68-78.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44-49. HIGHS 67-77.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
39-49. HIGHS 68-78.

$$

NVZ469-470-222330-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
218 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                     NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........57-67.
*   MID SLOPE........54-64.
*   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........47-57%.
*   MID SLOPE........50-60%.
*   24 HR TREND......24% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST 6 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* MIXING HEIGHT......13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....LIGHT WINDS.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...70%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS
                     AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........37-47.
*   MID SLOPE........45-53.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
*   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
*   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH 6 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...50%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........55-65.
*   MID SLOPE........52-62.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........56-66%.
*   MID SLOPE........61-71%.
*   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...20%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 40-50. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 59-69.
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS
39-49. HIGHS 64-74.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 40-50. HIGHS
64-74.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 41-51. HIGHS 63-73.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
39-49. HIGHS 67-77.

$$

NVZ455-222330-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
218 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                     NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........55-65.
*   MID SLOPE........53-63.
*   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
*   MID SLOPE........40-50%.
*   24 HR TREND......13% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* MIXING HEIGHT......14000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...60%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                     NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........37-43.
*   MID SLOPE........39-49.
*   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
*   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
*   24 HR TREND......14% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH 6 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...50%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........NUMEROUS SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........54-59.
*   MID SLOPE........50-60.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........57-66%.
*   MID SLOPE........64-74%.
*   24 HR TREND......21% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                     NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...60%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 39-44. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 55-65.
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS
40-45. HIGHS 63-73.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 42-47. HIGHS
65-75.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 42-47. HIGHS 65-75.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
40-45. HIGHS 65-75.

$$

NVZ457-222330-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
218 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                     SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........58-66.
*   MID SLOPE........55-65.
*   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
*   MID SLOPE........42-52%.
*   24 HR TREND......17% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST 6 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* MIXING HEIGHT......13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 12 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...65%.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........36-46.
*   MID SLOPE........40-50.
*   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
*   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
*   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                     DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...50%.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........59-69.
*   MID SLOPE........56-66.
*   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
*   MID SLOPE........48-58%.
*   24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS..........UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                     NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* LAL................2.
* MIXING HEIGHT......13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...30%.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
35-45. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 62-72.
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
37-47. HIGHS 68-78.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
36-46. HIGHS 68-78.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 39-49. HIGHS 67-77.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39-49. HIGHS 67-77.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (FRI MAY 29 THROUGH THU JUN 4)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

SZATANEK



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