Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KLKN 251017
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
317 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR DRY LIGHTNING, GUSTY WINDS, AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING FOR
ZONES 454, 468, 469, AND 470...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES IN
EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING FOR ZONE 467...

.DISCUSSION...Sunday chance for isolated dry thunderstorms in
western FWZ 467 during the afternoon hours. Focus is on Monday
afternoon and evening when threat of gusty southwest to west
winds and low relative humidities, as well as isolated dry
thunderstorms will exist across portions of northern and central
Nevada.

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

NVZ467-260015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
317 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES IN EFFECT
FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........91-96.
*   Mid slope........84-94.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........7-12%.
*   Mid slope........11-16%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......11000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........59-64.
*   Mid slope........64-72.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
*   Mid slope........24-34%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming west
                     10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows
55-60. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 82-92. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 54-59.
Highs 82-92.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 83-93.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54-59. Highs 85-95.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 55-60. Highs 85-95.

$$

NVZ468-260015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
317 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR DRY LIGHTNING, GUSTY WINDS, AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-13%.
*   Mid slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........59-64.
*   Mid slope........63-71.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........32-42%.
*   Mid slope........21-31%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-97.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts around 25
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows
50-60. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms. Highs 81-91.
West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 48-58.
Highs 81-91.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46-56. Highs 81-91.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-57. Highs 82-92.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54-59. Highs 82-92.

$$

NVZ469-260015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
317 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR DRY LIGHTNING, GUSTY WINDS, AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......4 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........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southeast 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-60.
*   Mid slope........60-68.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........31-41%.
*   Mid slope........24-34%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......17000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows
46-56. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms. Highs 78-88.
West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 44-54.
Highs 78-88.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 42-52.
Highs 77-87.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-53. Highs 79-89.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-57. Highs 79-89.

$$

NVZ470-260015-
Eastern Elko County-
317 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR DRY LIGHTNING, GUSTY WINDS, AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-91.
*   Mid slope........80-89.
*   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........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....East 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-60.
*   Mid slope........57-67.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........29-39%.
*   Mid slope........21-31%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-95.
*   Mid slope........83-93.
*   24 hr trend......5 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 becoming
                     south 10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......17000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered dry thunderstorms and
showers. Lows 53-63. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms. Highs 81-91.
West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 49-59.
Highs 81-91.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 47-57.
Highs 79-89.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-57. Highs 79-89.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50-60. Highs 79-89.

$$

NVZ454-260015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
317 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR DRY LIGHTNING, GUSTY WINDS, AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........89-95.
*   Mid slope........84-93.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-13%.
*   Mid slope........11-16%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southeast 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........62-70.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
*   Mid slope........25-35%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-95.
*   Mid slope........83-92.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming west
                     10 to 20 mph with gusts around 25 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows
47-57. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80-90. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45-55. Highs 80-90.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44-54. Highs 80-90.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45-55. Highs 83-93.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46-56. Highs 83-93.

$$

NVZ455-260015-
White Pine County-
317 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-97.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......2 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.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
*   Mid slope........57-67.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........26-36%.
*   Mid slope........17-27%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........89-99.
*   Mid slope........84-94.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-13%.
*   Mid slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......18000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows
47-57. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 86-96. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45-55. Highs 85-95.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-53. Highs 84-94.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-53. Highs 85-95.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46-56. Highs 85-95.

$$

NVZ457-260015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
317 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........94-104.
*   Mid slope........86-96.
*   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........7-12%.
*   Mid slope........10-15%.
*   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.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......17000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-65.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........28-38%.
*   Mid slope........19-29%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........90-100.
*   Mid slope........85-95.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-14%.
*   Mid slope........11-17%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts around 25
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50-60. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 86-96. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 86-96.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-57. Highs 86-96.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49-59. Highs 87-97.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50-60. Highs 87-97.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SUN JUL 2 through SAT JUL 8)
Above normal temperatures and Near normal precipitation.

=
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