Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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FNUS55 KREV 272300
FWFREV

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
300 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

NOTE:  THIS IS A RETRANSMISSION OF THE MORNING FORECAST... IT IS NOT
AN UPDATE. THE FORECAST IS ISSUED ONCE DAILY BY 730 AM IN THE OFFSEASON.


.DISCUSSION...WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING POOR TO MODERATE
MIXING TODAY. A BRIEF WARMUP AND BETTER MIXING WILL OCCUR SUNDAY
AS THE NEXT COLD FRONT APPROACHES. A COLDER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
WILL PUSH TEMPERATURES WELL BELOW NORMAL NEXT WEEK WITH A CHANCE
OF SNOW MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

NOTE:  PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS
       HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

NVZ450-281045-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
300 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........20-25.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........40-45.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15-20. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 35-40. LOWS
15-20. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 25-30. LOWS
10-20. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 24-29. LOWS 5-15. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS 7-17.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-42.

$$

CAZ272-281045-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
300 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........14-19.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........36-41.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........36-44%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH
                     INCREASING TO 70 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 8-13. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS
6-11. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 19-24. LOWS
5-15. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 18-23. LOWS 5 BELOW-ZERO. EAST WINDS 20 TO
25 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 26-31. LOWS 1-11.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 33-38.

$$

NVZ453-281045-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
300 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........19-24.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH
                     AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........35-45%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
14-24. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 30-40. LOWS
14-24. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
22-32. LOWS 7-17. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 20-30. LOWS 4-14. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 28-38. LOWS 5-15.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 36-41.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-281045-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
300 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                     AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........21-26.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                     AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH
                     AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........33-43.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
14-19. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 27-37. LOWS
12-22. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
20-30. LOWS 8-18. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 19-29. LOWS 5-15. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS 8-18.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 36-41.

$$

CAZ271-281045-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
300 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........17-22.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH
                     AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                     10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10-15. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 29-39. LOWS
8-13. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
22-32. LOWS 6-16. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 22-32. LOWS 2-12. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 29-39. LOWS 5-15.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40-45.

$$

CAZ273-281045-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
300 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........14-24.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........80-90%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........22-32%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9-19. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 33-43.
LOWS 9-19. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
21-31. LOWS 3-13. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 18-28. LOWS 3 BELOW TO 7 ABOVE
ZERO. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 25-35. LOWS 3 BELOW TO 7 ABOVE ZERO.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 37-42.

$$

NVZ459-281045-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
300 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........17-22.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........77-87%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........38-48.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........26-36%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6000-6500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 14-19. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 32-42.
LOWS 13-23. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 22-32. LOWS
9-19. NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 19-29. LOWS 3-13. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS 5-15.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 37-42.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SAT JAN 3 THROUGH FRI JAN 9)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND PRECIPITATION.

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