Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KREV 211107
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
307 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...GUSTY WINDS TODAY WILL DECREASE AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS INTO NORTHERN CALIFORNIA TONIGHT. BY MONDAY WINDS WILL BE
LIGHT WITH LIMITED SMOKE DISPERSION. THE NEXT SYSTEM SHOULD ARRIVE
FOR CHRISTMAS EVE WITH GUSTY WINDS AND A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.

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

NVZ450-221115-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
307 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........53-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........44-54%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 27-32. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 46-56. LOWS 27-37. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 52-62.
LOWS 27-37. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 40-45.
LOWS 17-27. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 38-43. LOWS 17-27.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 43-48.

$$

CAZ272-221115-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
307 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........46-51.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........57-67%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 35 TO 50 MPH. GUSTS TO 75 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........26-31.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS TO 65 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........48-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........39-49%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 40 MPH. GUSTS TO 70 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 24-29. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 48-53. LOWS 27-37. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS 48-53.
LOWS 24-34. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 35-40.
LOWS 8-18. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 36-41. LOWS 12-22.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40-45.

$$

NVZ453-221115-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
307 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........53-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH. GUSTS TO 75 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS TO 70 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........53-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........48-58%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS TO 70 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-34. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 43-53. LOWS 25-35. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 53-63.
LOWS 25-35. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 36-46.
LOWS 16-26. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 38-43. LOWS 17-27.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 43-48.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-221115-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
307 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........46-56.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........68-78%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH. GUSTS TO 70 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS TO 65 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........44-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........58-68%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS TO 65 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26-31. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 46-51. LOWS 27-32. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 47-57. LOWS 24-34. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 33-43. LOWS 17-27. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-42. LOWS 17-27.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 35-45.

$$

CAZ271-221115-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
307 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........47-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........68-78%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........27-32.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........48-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 23-28. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 48-53. LOWS 27-37. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 47-57. LOWS 19-29. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 36-41.
LOWS 13-23. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-42. LOWS 13-23.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40-45.

$$

CAZ273-221115-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
307 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........48-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH. GUSTS TO 70 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........23-33.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........47-57.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........27-37%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 40 MPH. GUSTS TO 70 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 19-29. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 45-55. LOWS 19-29. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 49-59. LOWS 16-26.
WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 36-46.
LOWS 6-16. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 39-44. LOWS 6-16.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 43-48.

$$

NVZ459-221115-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
307 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........52-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS TO 55 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........50-60.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 26-36. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 50-55. LOWS 26-36. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
54-64. LOWS 26-36. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 36-46.
LOWS 16-26. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 39-44. LOWS 14-24.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 44-49.

$$

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SUN DEC 28 THROUGH SAT JAN 3)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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