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 PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.DISCUSSION...A weather disturbance will bring showers and
thunderstorms across central and east central Nevada as well as
across the higher terrain of the Jarbidge Wilderness late this
morning and afternoon. Below normal temperatures will slowly
warm to above normal by the end of the week. In addition, relative
humidity will fall as temperatures climb through the 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

NVZ467-162315-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
330 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........83-88.
*   Mid slope........77-87.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........16-21%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....North 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-59.
*   Mid slope........55-65.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........46-56%.
*   Mid slope........35-45%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-94.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........15-20%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......11000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 55-60. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
86-91. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-61. Highs 86-96.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
58-63. Highs 86-96.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57-62. Highs 83-88.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
58-63. Highs 83-88.

$$

NVZ468-162315-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
330 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-91.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-20%.
*   Mid slope........17-23%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-57.
*   Mid slope........58-66.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........48-58%.
*   Mid slope........35-45%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-92.
*   Mid slope........77-87.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-17%.
*   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.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 52-57. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 85-95.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57-62. Highs 85-95.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-61. Highs 82-92.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-61. Highs 82-92.

$$

NVZ469-162315-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
330 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny then becoming cloudy. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........76-86.
*   Mid slope........71-81.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-23%.
*   Mid slope........19-29%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly clear.
                     Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms
                     in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........45-55.
*   Mid slope........51-61.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........59-69%.
*   Mid slope........47-57%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-90.
*   Mid slope........75-85.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-17%.
*   Mid slope........15-24%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 48-53. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 79-89. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
50-55. Highs 81-91.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-57. Highs 81-91.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-57. Highs 79-89.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-57. Highs 79-89.

$$

NVZ470-162315-
Eastern Elko County-
330 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........75-85.
*   Mid slope........70-80.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........17-22%.
*   Mid slope........20-26%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the
                     evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........48-58.
*   Mid slope........53-63.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........56-66%.
*   Mid slope........44-54%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........79-84.
*   Mid slope........73-83.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-18%.
*   Mid slope........16-22%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 50-60. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80-90. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 81-91.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 81-91.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 79-89.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 78-88.

$$

NVZ454-162315-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
330 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-91.
*   Mid slope........75-85.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-18%.
*   Mid slope........16-22%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......17000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly clear.
                     Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the
                     evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-57.
*   Mid slope........54-64.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........51-61%.
*   Mid slope........41-51%.
*   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................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-92.
*   Mid slope........77-87.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 53-58. Downslope/down valley winds
2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
83-93. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
55-60. Highs 84-94.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-61. Highs 84-94.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 82-92.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 82-92.

$$

NVZ455-162315-
White Pine County-
330 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms
                     in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........74-84.
*   Mid slope........71-81.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-26%.
*   Mid slope........24-34%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                     thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated showers
                     after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-57.
*   Mid slope........53-63.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........63-73%.
*   Mid slope........54-64%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........79-89.
*   Mid slope........75-85.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-19%.
*   Mid slope........18-27%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 53-58. Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
78-88. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 79-89.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 79-89.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 77-87.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 75-85.

$$

NVZ457-162315-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
330 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms
                     in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-91.
*   Mid slope........73-83.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........17-27%.
*   Mid slope........21-31%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms
                     in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
*   Mid slope........55-65.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........53-63%.
*   Mid slope........46-56%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........83-93.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-19%.
*   Mid slope........18-25%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 51-61. Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
85-95. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 85-95.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 84-94.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 82-92.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
51-61. Highs 82-92.

$$

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (WED AUG 23 through TUE AUG 29)
Above normal temperatures and Below normal precipitation.

=
$$


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