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
230 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...A bit cooler over the region with isolated showers
and a few thunderstorms from mainly eastern to northeastern Nevada
through Friday. Drier and a little warmer on the weekend.




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

NVZ467-252315-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
230 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........70-80.
   Mid slope........62-72.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........14-20%.
   Mid slope........19-28%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Isolated showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-48.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........61-71%.
   Mid slope........50-60%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
                         25 mph in the evening.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-78.
   Mid slope........61-71.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........16-25%.
   Mid slope........22-32%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 43-48. . North winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 74-79. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 49-54. Highs 76-86. .
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49-54. Highs 79-89. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52-57. Highs 84-94. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 49-59. Highs 84-94. .

$$

NVZ468-252315-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
230 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........65-75.
   Mid slope........60-70.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........16-26%.
   Mid slope........20-29%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Isolated showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........38-48.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........65-75%.
   Mid slope........55-65%.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                    Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........63-73.
   Mid slope........57-67.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........21-31%.
   Mid slope........25-35%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 41-46. . North winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 68-78. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 73-83. .
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42-52. Highs 77-87. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45-55. Highs 79-89. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 51-56. Highs 79-89. .

$$

NVZ469-252315-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
230 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers through the day.
                    Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........60-70.
   Mid slope........57-67.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........19-28%.
   Mid slope........22-32%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Scattered showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........38-43.
   Mid slope........39-49.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........65-75%.
   Mid slope........58-68%.
   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered showers through the
                    day. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........60-70.
   Mid slope........56-66.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........21-31%.
   Mid slope........24-34%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 38-43. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 65-75. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-47. Highs 70-80. .
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39-49. Highs 72-82. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-53. Highs 76-86. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-55. Highs 77-87. .

$$

NVZ470-252315-
Eastern Elko County-
230 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated showers through the day.
                    Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........64-69.
   Mid slope........55-65.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........20-26%.
   Mid slope........24-33%.
   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Scattered showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-46.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........67-77%.
   Mid slope........58-68%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered showers through the
                    day. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........59-69.
   Mid slope........54-64.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........21-31%.
   Mid slope........25-35%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming north around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 38-48. . North winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 69-74. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39-49. Highs 70-80. .
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42-52. Highs 72-82. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44-54. Highs 76-86. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46-56. Highs 77-87. .

$$

NVZ454-252315-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
230 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........70-75.
   Mid slope........62-72.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........16-21%.
   Mid slope........19-24%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........37-47.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........56-66%.
   Mid slope........47-57%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-73.
   Mid slope........58-68.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........17-22%.
   Mid slope........21-26%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40-45. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 67-77. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 44-49. Highs 72-82. .
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 76-86. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 44-54. Highs 79-89. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-55. Highs 79-89. .

$$

NVZ455-252315-
White Pine County-
230 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                    Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........69-79.
   Mid slope........64-74.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........15-24%.
   Mid slope........17-27%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-46.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........57-67%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph with gusts around
                         25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers through the day.
                    Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........66-76.
   Mid slope........62-72.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........16-22%.
   Mid slope........20-26%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 33-43. . Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 67-77. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34-44. Highs 71-81. .
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 74-84. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39-49. Highs 76-86. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 43-53. Highs
77-87. .

$$

NVZ457-252315-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
230 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........75-85.
   Mid slope........69-79.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........9-17%.
   Mid slope........13-20%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-49.
   Mid slope........44-54.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........46-56%.
   Mid slope........36-46%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 15 to 20 mph in the evening
                         becoming downslope/down valley winds 2 to
                         5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........71-81.
   Mid slope........66-76.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........12-20%.
   Mid slope........15-23%.
   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 37-47. . North winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 71-81. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 76-86. .
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42-52. Highs 80-90. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-55. Highs 81-91. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46-56. Highs 81-91. .

$$



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