Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
330 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.DISCUSSION...A STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BRING
DRY WEATHER TO NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA THROUGH SATURDAY.
A WEAK STORM SYSTEM MAY BRING SOME LIGHT SHOWERS TO FAR NORTHERN
NEVADA ON SUNDAY. A STRONGER SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO BRING SOME
RAIN AND SNOW TO THE GREAT BASIN AROUND THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.


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

NVZ467-140000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
330 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........56-66.
   MID SLOPE........51-61.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........34-44%.
   MID SLOPE........43-53%.
   24 HR TREND......8% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........81-91%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........54-64.
   MID SLOPE........50-60.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
   MID SLOPE........50-60%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
31-36. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 54-64. UPSLOPE/UP
VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 54-64.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
30-40. HIGHS 54-64.
.THURSDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 30-40. HIGHS 49-59.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 30-35. HIGHS
45-55.

$$

NVZ468-140000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-57.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
   MID SLOPE........48-58%.
   24 HR TREND......4% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-33.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-57.
   MID SLOPE........43-53.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
   MID SLOPE........54-64%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
25-35. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 47-57. UPSLOPE/UP
VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 51-61.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
23-33. HIGHS 50-60.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 26-36.
HIGHS 45-55.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS
42-52.

$$

NVZ469-140000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-45.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........49-59%.
   MID SLOPE........41-51%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. NUMEROUS SNOW
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-27.
   MID SLOPE........27-37.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
   MID SLOPE........80-90%.
   24 HR TREND......8% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-49.
   MID SLOPE........39-49.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
   MID SLOPE........54-64%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 23-33.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 42-52. WEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS 43-53.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 43-53.
.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS
38-48.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS
38-48.

$$

NVZ470-140000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-46.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........48-58%.
   MID SLOPE........43-53%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-29.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
   MID SLOPE........79-89%.
   24 HR TREND......12% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-46.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........55-64%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 24-34.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 38-48. UPSLOPE/UP
VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 42-52.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 43-53.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 22-32.
HIGHS 42-52.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS
43-53.

$$

NVZ455-140000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
330 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........45-55.
   MID SLOPE........47-57.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........37-47%.
   MID SLOPE........23-33%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........17-27.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
   MID SLOPE........73-83%.
   24 HR TREND......12% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........42-52.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
   MID SLOPE........34-44%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
20-30. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 44-54. UPSLOPE/UP
VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS 46-56.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 48-58.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 23-33.
HIGHS 42-52.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS
43-53.

$$

NVZ454-140000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
330 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........49-59.
   MID SLOPE........49-59.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........38-48%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........21-31.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........78-88%.
   24 HR TREND......4% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-57.
   MID SLOPE........46-56.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
   MID SLOPE........39-49%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
24-34. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 47-57. UPSLOPE/UP
VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 49-59.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 49-59.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 25-35.
HIGHS 43-53.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS
40-50.

$$

NVZ457-140000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
330 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........52-62.
   MID SLOPE........47-57.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........31-41%.
   MID SLOPE........24-34%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........20-30.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
   MID SLOPE........70-80%.
   24 HR TREND......22% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........49-59.
   MID SLOPE........44-54.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
   MID SLOPE........32-42%.
   24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
                    TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-32. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 48-58. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 50-60.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 50-60.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 27-37.
HIGHS 44-54.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
43-53.

$$




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