Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast Offseason Format
National Weather Service Reno NV
516 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...Strong Gusty Winds Today...

.DISCUSSION...
A fast moving storm system will push through the Sierra and Great
Basin today. Strong gusty winds...rain and snow showers are likely
with this storm. A few thunderstorms are also possible. Another
ridge of high pressure develops for the first part of the weekend.
That will be followed by yet another fast moving storm system from
late Sunday through Monday.

Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://weather.gov/reno

NVZ450-311230-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
516 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then
                     scattered showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........48-53.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........28-37%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 25 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated showers in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........25-30.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........75-85%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35
                     mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-32%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 26-31. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 62-67. Lows 28-38. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 67-72. Lows 31-41.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 57-62. Lows
28-38. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 63-68. Lows 27-37.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 64-69.

$$

CAZ272-311230-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
516 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow showers and isolated
                     thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                     snow showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-44.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........42-52%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 25 to 45 mph. Gusts up to 85 mph
                     decreasing to 60 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated snow showers in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........19-29.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........87-97%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 80 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........46-51.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 95 mph
                     decreasing to 80 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 19-29. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 53-58. Lows 18-28. East winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 50-60. Lows 22-32.
Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs 40-50.
Lows 19-29. North winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 46-56. Lows 19-29.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 47-57.

$$

NVZ453-311230-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
516 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Showers in the morning then scattered showers
                     in the afternoon. Isolated thunderstorms through
                     the day.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-55.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........30-40%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                     evening, then isolated snow showers after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........26-36.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........81-91%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to
                     50 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-34%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 24-34. North winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 57-67. Lows 28-38. North winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 64-74. Lows 32-42.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 52-62. Lows
28-38. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 59-69. Lows 28-38.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 63-73.

$$

CAZ278-311230-
Eastern Lassen County-
516 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then
                     scattered showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........40-50.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........38-48%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......10500-11500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........23-28.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........86-96%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........28-38%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 23-28. North winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 57-67. Lows 26-36. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 59-69. Lows 28-38.
West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 49-59. Lows 26-36. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 56-66. Lows 26-36.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 56-66.

$$

CAZ270-NVZ458-311230-
Surprise Valley California-Northern Washoe County-
516 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then
                     scattered showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........41-51.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........40-50%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated snow showers in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........26-31.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........87-97%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 20 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........30-40%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 24-29. North winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 58-68. Lows 28-38. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 60-70. Lows 30-40.
Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 49-59. Lows 27-37. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 56-66. Lows 27-37.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 57-67.

$$

CAZ271-311230-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
516 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then
                     scattered showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-49.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........35-45%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......10500-11500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........20-30.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........89-99%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-35%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 60
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 23-33. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 59-69. Lows 21-31. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 58-68. Lows 21-31.
Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 53-63. Lows 20-30. North winds 10 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 54-64. Lows 20-30.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 54-64.

$$

CAZ273-311230-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
516 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                     thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered snow
                     showers through the day.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........46-56.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........27-37%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 65 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 30 to 50 mph with gusts to 100 mph.
* Mixing Height......12000-13000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the
                     evening, then isolated snow showers after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........16-26.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........83-93%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 25 to 45 mph with gusts to 90 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny. Slight
                     chance of snow showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........46-56.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........20-30%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 25 to 45 mph with gusts to 90 mph.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 20-30. North winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 56-66. Lows 19-29. North winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 61-71. Lows
19-29. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 51-61. Lows 16-26.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 57-67. Lows 16-26.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 59-69.

$$

NVZ459-311230-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
516 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Showers in the morning then scattered showers in
                     the afternoon. Isolated thunderstorms through the
                     day.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-31%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph
                     shifting to the northwest 20 to 40 mph with gusts up
                     to 65 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 25 to 45 mph with gusts to 75 mph.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 30 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                     evening, then isolated snow showers after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........24-34.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........71-81%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 60
                     mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
                     45 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 25 to 45 mph with gusts to 70 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........20-30%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 25-30. North winds 20 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 57-67. Lows 30-40. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 65-75. Lows
32-42. Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 52-62. Lows 27-37.
Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 59-69. Lows 28-38.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 63-73.

$$

.8 to 14 day outlook for (Thu Apr 6 through Wed Apr 12)
Below normal temperatures and Above normal precipitation.

=
$$

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