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
307 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...Due to moisture south of Highway 50, Isolated thunderstorms
are possible today. By Friday, coverage expands and spreads into central
Lander and Eureka and Southern Elko Counties. Any activity will remain
isolated. A stronger push of moisture will arrive in the region this weekend
and early next week. Coverage of showers and thunderstorms will increase.
Across northern Nevada, mainly dry thunderstorms will be possible and maby
even a wet thunderstorm.


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

NVZ467-181115-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
307 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........56-61.
*   Mid slope........59-69.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........41-51%.
*   Mid slope........27-37%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-93.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......11000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-63.
*   Mid slope........64-72.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........34-44%.
*   Mid slope........20-30%.
*   24 hr trend......8% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-93.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 53-63. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 85-95.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 86-91.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated dry
thunderstorms. Lows 58-63. Highs 85-95.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 56-61.
Highs 84-94.

$$

NVZ468-181115-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
307 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-58.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........44-54%.
*   Mid slope........31-41%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-59.
*   Mid slope........59-69.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........35-45%.
*   Mid slope........22-32%.
*   24 hr trend......14% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 55-60. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-61. Highs 84-94.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57-62. Highs 83-93.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-61. Highs 83-93.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 55-60.
Highs 83-93.

$$

NVZ469-181115-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
307 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-56.
*   Mid slope........57-65.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........51-61%.
*   Mid slope........40-50%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-90.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........14-20%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-58.
*   Mid slope........55-65.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........39-49%.
*   Mid slope........29-39%.
*   24 hr trend......12% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........83-89.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........12-18%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 47-57. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
79-89. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
47-57. Highs 81-91.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
48-58. Highs 81-91.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
47-57. Highs 79-89.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
47-57. Highs 78-88.

$$

NVZ470-181115-
Eastern Elko County-
307 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
*   Mid slope........54-64.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........50-60%.
*   Mid slope........39-49%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-88.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........15-20%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
*   Mid slope........56-66.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........39-49%.
*   Mid slope........28-38%.
*   24 hr trend......10% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-87.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........13-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51-61. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
81-91. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered dry thunderstorms and showers.
Lows 52-62. Highs 81-91.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 81-91.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated dry
thunderstorms. Lows 52-62. Highs 81-91.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 80-90.

$$

NVZ454-181115-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
307 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-60.
*   Mid slope........61-69.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........36-46%.
*   Mid slope........27-37%.
*   24 hr trend......15% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-89.
*   Mid slope........79-88.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-60.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........42-52%.
*   Mid slope........30-40%.
*   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers through the
                     day. Isolated dry thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-94.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-16%.
*   Mid slope........13-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 56-61. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
83-93. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
55-60. Highs 83-93.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
55-60. Highs 82-92.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 82-92.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 54-59.
Highs 82-92.

$$

NVZ455-181115-
White Pine County-
307 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-59.
*   Mid slope........57-67.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........42-52%.
*   Mid slope........34-44%.
*   24 hr trend......16% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-90.
*   Mid slope........77-87.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-18%.
*   Mid slope........17-25%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                     evening. Isolated showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-60.
*   Mid slope........60-68.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........48-58%.
*   Mid slope........38-48%.
*   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-90.
*   Mid slope........77-87.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-19%.
*   Mid slope........17-25%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......17000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 81-91. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
49-59. Highs 81-91.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-58. Highs 80-90.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 49-59. Highs 79-89.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
48-58. Highs 80-90.

$$

NVZ457-181115-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
307 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........38-48%.
*   Mid slope........28-38%.
*   24 hr trend......13% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-18%.
*   Mid slope........16-23%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated dry thunderstorms in the evening.
                     Isolated showers through the night.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........44-54%.
*   Mid slope........37-47%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-18%.
*   Mid slope........15-24%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 53-63. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated dry
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 84-94.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
51-61. Highs 84-94.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
49-59. Highs 84-94.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 49-59.
Highs 83-93.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (FRI AUG 25 through THU AUG 31)
Near normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$



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