Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
500 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH WILL BE SLOWLY MOVING EAST OUT
OF THE AREA THROUGH FRIDAY WITH A COLD NORTH FLOW PREVAILING.
ANOTHER COLDER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING MUCH BELOW NORMAL
TEMPERATURES THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT WEEK WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
MONDAY INTO EARLY TUESDAY.

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

NVZ450-261200-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
500 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........16-21.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH DECREASING TO UP TO 10
                     MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-35.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 11-21. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 34-39. LOWS 17-27. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 41-46. LOWS 18-28. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 33-38.
LOWS 15-20. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 29-34. LOWS 11-21.

$$

CAZ272-261200-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
500 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........24-29.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........40-50%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........10-15.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........75-85%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-30.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........39-49%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 3-8. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-37. LOWS 14-24. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-42. LOWS 13-23. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 28-33.
LOWS 10-20. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 23-28. LOWS 2-7.

$$

NVZ453-261200-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
500 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-42.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........15-25.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........70-80%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH DECREASING TO UP TO
                     10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........33-38.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........44-54%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 11-21. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 33-38. LOWS 19-29. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 36-46.
LOWS 18-28. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 29-39.
LOWS 13-23. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 26-36. LOWS 9-19.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-261200-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
500 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                     MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........28-38.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                     NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
                     TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........16-26.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........70-85%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15
                     MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14-24. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-37. LOWS 17-27. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 32-42.
LOWS 16-26. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 25-35.
LOWS 11-21. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 24-34. LOWS 10-20.

$$

CAZ271-261200-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
500 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........33-38.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........49-59%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........13-23.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........75-85%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 12-22. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-42. LOWS 14-24. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 35-45.
LOWS 16-26. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS 11-21. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 28-38. LOWS 8-18.

$$

CAZ273-261200-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
500 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-35.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........3-13.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........75-90%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-35.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........28-38%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 5-15. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 36-41. LOWS 9-19. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-47. LOWS 13-23. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 30-40.
LOWS 11-21. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 26-36. LOWS 2-12.

$$

NVZ459-261200-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
500 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                     MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........27-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING 10 TO 20
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........15-25.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........70-80%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 12-17. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-42. LOWS 17-27. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-47. LOWS 18-28. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 30-40.
LOWS 14-24. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 26-36. LOWS 9-19.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (THU JAN 1 THROUGH WED JAN 7)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND PRECIPITATION.

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$$

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