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

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FNUS55 KREV 141336
FWFREV

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
534 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS THROUGH TUESDAY WITH DRY
CONDITIONS AND MILD TEMPERATURES. OF NOTE...RIDGE WINDS WILL BE
BREEZY TO GUSTY TODAY AND TONIGHT. A WINTER STORM WILL APPROACH THE
REGION WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY WITH MORE WIDESPREAD...STRONGER WINDS,
MOUNTAIN SNOW, AND VALLEY RAINS.


NOTE:  THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS.
NOTE:  PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS
       HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/FIREWX/?WFO=REV

NVZ450-150400-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
534 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........57-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........34-44%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25
                     MPH INCREASING TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........81-91%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........59-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........29-39%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE MORNING.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 29-36. DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 61-67. LOWS 29-39. SLOPE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 57-63. LOWS 31-39. SOUTHWEST WINDS
25 TO 30 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 45-51. LOWS
26-36. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50-55. LOWS 26-33.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 53-58.

$$

CAZ272-150400-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
534 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........48-57.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 10
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH
                     SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 60 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........24-34.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
                     MPH.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........49-59.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........26-36%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                     UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 52-62. LOWS 22-32. SLOPE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 47-54. LOWS
27-37. SOUTHWEST WINDS 35 TO 40 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
33-39. LOWS 21-31. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40-46. LOWS 21-30.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 45-50.

$$

NVZ453-150400-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
534 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........57-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........29-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
                     MPH.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........57-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 26-35. DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 58-66. LOWS 26-36. SLOPE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 57-65. LOWS 29-39.
SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 35 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 46-52. LOWS
25-35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 51-57. LOWS 25-33.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 53-59.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-150400-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
534 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
                     MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........29-36.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........60-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........40-48%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE MORNING.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 28-35. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 59-65. LOWS 28-38. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 54-60.
LOWS 29-38. SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 35 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 40-50. LOWS
25-35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS 47-57. LOWS 25-32.

$$

CAZ271-150400-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
534 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........53-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........44-54%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 MPH
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                     INCREASING TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........27-36.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........58-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........31-41%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
                     BECOMING UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE MORNING.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 26-35. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 58-68. LOWS 26-36. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 52-60. LOWS 26-36. SOUTH WINDS
30 TO 35 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 38-46.
LOWS 22-32. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS 45-55. LOWS 22-32.

$$

CAZ273-150400-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
534 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........52-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........20-30%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 MPH
                     WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH
                     INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000-13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........22-32.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........78-88%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25
                     MPH IN THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH
                     BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                     35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........55-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........17-27%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH.
* HAINES INDEX.......3.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 21-31. DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 60-70. LOWS 21-31. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS 52-62. LOWS 25-35. SOUTHWEST WINDS
40 TO 45 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 41-51. LOWS 17-27. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 44-54. LOWS 17-27.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 48-58.

$$

NVZ459-150400-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
534 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........56-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........30-40%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10
                     MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH
                     INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........80-90%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                     MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........57-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........28-38%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE MORNING.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 27-36. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 61-66. LOWS 27-37. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 59-67.
LOWS 32-41. SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 35 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 46-52.
LOWS 25-35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 51-57. LOWS 25-33.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 53-58.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SUN FEB 21 THROUGH SAT FEB 27)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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