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
502 AM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Another storm system moves into the region this evening and lasts through
Tuesday morning. This storm will bring another round of significant rain
to areas below 7500 feet with snow in the higher elevations. A colder
system will bring snow to many areas later next week.

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

NVZ450-201315-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
502 AM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow in the
                     morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-56.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........48-58%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph increasing to 15
                     to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph
                     increasing to 60 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Chance of snow and rain in the evening, then
                     rain likely after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........36-41.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 65
                     mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Rain.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-52.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........71-81%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 45 mph with gusts to 80
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 30 to 40 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows 34-39. South winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Snow with rain likely. Highs 42-52. Lows 30-40. Southwest
winds 20 to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Snow likely. Highs 38-43. Lows 21-31. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 36-41. Lows 17-22.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 38-43. Lows
17-27.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 35-40.

$$

CAZ272-201315-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
502 AM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........38-43.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........61-71%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 45 mph with gusts to 75
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Snow and rain.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........26-31.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........92-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 30 to 50 mph with gusts to 90
                     mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Rain and snow.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-44.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........81-90%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 40 to 60 mph with gusts to 125
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 35 to 45 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 27-32. South winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Snow. Highs 35-40. Lows 24-34. Southwest winds 20 to
25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 29-34. Lows 12-22.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 27-32. Lows 9-19.
West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 29-34. Lows
9-19.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 25-30.

$$

NVZ453-201315-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
502 AM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Slight chance of rain and snow in the morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........41-51%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
                     45 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
                     60 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                     evening, then chance of rain after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........36-46.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........88-98%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50
                     mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Rain.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........63-73%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 70 mph.
* Mixing Height......5500-6500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows 35-40. South winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Chance of rain and snow. Highs 48-58. Lows 31-41.
Southwest winds 25 to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Snow likely. Highs 38-48. Lows 25-35. West winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 35-45. Lows
19-29. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 38-48. Lows
18-28.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 35-45.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-201315-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
502 AM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-55.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........57-67%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20
                     mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
                     45 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph
                     increasing to 60 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........31-41.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........91-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 60
                     mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Rain and snow.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........41-51.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........75-85%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 31-36. South winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Snow and rain likely. Highs 41-51. Lows 26-36. Southwest
winds 25 to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Snow likely. Highs 32-42. Lows 18-28. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 29-39. Lows
13-23. West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 32-42. Lows
13-23.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 30-40.

$$

CAZ271-201315-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
502 AM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow through the day.
                     Chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-49.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........59-69%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds around 10 mph with gusts to 25 mph
                     increasing to southwest 15 to 25 mph with
                     gusts to 45 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 60
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Rain likely in the evening. Snow through the
                     night. Rain after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........27-32.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-100%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 70
                     mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Rain and snow.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-47.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........75-85%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 80
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 30 to 40 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 25-30. South winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Snow and rain. Highs 36-46. Lows 21-31. Southwest winds
15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 31-41. Lows 8-18. West
winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 29-39. Lows
5-15. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 31-41. Lows
5-15.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 35-40.

$$

CAZ273-201315-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
502 AM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-53.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........44-54%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 55 mph
                     increasing to 80 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Chance of snow and rain in the evening, then
                     snow and rain after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........27-37.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........88-98%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 45 mph. Gusts up to 80 mph
                     increasing to 105 mph after midnight.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Rain and snow.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........59-69%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30
                     mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 50 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 40 to 60 mph with gusts to 135
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 35 to 45 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 24-29. South winds 25 to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY...Snow and rain. Highs 41-51. Lows 20-30. Southwest winds
20 to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 34-44. Lows 7-17.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 33-43. Lows
4-14. West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 36-46. Lows
7-17.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 32-42.

$$

NVZ459-201315-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
502 AM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........36-46%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds up to 10 mph increasing to 10 to
                     15 mph with gusts to 40 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                     increasing to 50 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........36-46.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........85-95%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55
                     mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Chance of rain.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........57-67%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30
                     mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 45 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 30 to 50 mph with gusts to 80
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 30 to 40 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Lows 34-44. South winds 25 to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 49-59. Lows
31-41. Southwest winds 30 to 35 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 37-47. Lows 23-33. West
winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 33-43. Lows
19-29. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 37-47. Lows 17-27.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 34-44.

$$

.8 to 14 day outlook for (SUN FEB 26 THROUGH SAT MAR 4)
Below normal temperatures and Near normal precipitation.

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