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
602 AM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A weak system will bring light snow showers to the area tonight into
Monday with breezy winds through the day today. Cool and dry
conditions to follow for the start of the week with temperatures
gradually warming toward the end of the week. Weak inversions are
likely to develop the middle into the end of next week, reducing
mixing heights.

Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
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NVZ450-271415-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
602 AM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........38-43.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........47-57%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming southwest 15 to 25 mph with
                     gusts to 45 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming southwest 20 to 30 mph with
                     gusts to 65 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Chance of snow in the evening, then snow
                     likely after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........21-26.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........84-94%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
                     30 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 65
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Snow showers likely in the morning, then
                     chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........36-41.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........42-52%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
16-26. West winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
39-44. Lows 15-25. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 39-49. Lows 17-27. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Highs 44-54. Lows 22-32. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 49-59. Lows 24-34.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 48-58.

$$

CAZ272-271415-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
602 AM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........30-35.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........57-67%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph increasing to 15
                     to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph increasing to 25 to 45 mph with gusts to
                     85 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Snow likely in the evening, then snow after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........13-18.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........87-97%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 45 mph with gusts to 80
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Snow showers likely in the morning, then
                     chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........28-33.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........50-60%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 55 mph
                     decreasing to 35 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
1-11. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
32-37. Lows 4-14. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 37-42. Lows 9-19. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Highs 41-46. Lows 14-24. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 44-49. Lows 19-29.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 43-48.

$$

NVZ453-271415-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
602 AM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-49.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........39-49%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds up to 10 mph increasing to southwest
                     15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
                     65 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Chance of snow in the evening, then snow
                     likely after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........23-33.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........84-94%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph
                     becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
                     30 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 60 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
                     morning, then slight chance of snow showers in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........35-45.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........41-51%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
19-29. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
37-47. Lows 18-28. West winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 42-52. Lows 19-29. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Highs 48-58. Lows 24-34. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 53-63. Lows 28-38.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 55-65.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-271415-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
602 AM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........33-43.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........54-64%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds up to 10 mph increasing to 15 to
                     25 mph with gusts to 45 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
                     50 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Snow likely in the evening, then chance of
                     snow after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........17-27.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........87-97%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph becoming west 10 to
                     15 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 45 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........31-41.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........51-61%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 14-24.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
33-43. Lows 16-26. West winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 38-48. Lows 18-28. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Highs 43-53. Lows 21-31. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 48-58. Lows 23-33.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 48-58.

$$

CAZ271-271415-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
602 AM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........36-41.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........52-62%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds up to 10 mph increasing to southwest
                     15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     increasing to 65 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Snow in the evening, then chance of snow after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........12-22.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........90-97%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
                     25 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 60
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........35-40.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........49-59%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 2-12.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
35-45. Lows 8-18. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 41-51. Lows 11-21. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Highs 45-55. Lows 16-26. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 48-58. Lows 19-29.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 45-55.

$$

CAZ273-271415-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
602 AM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........32-42.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........43-53%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds up to 10 mph increasing to 15 to
                     25 mph with gusts to 45 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
                     85 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Chance of snow in the evening, then snow
                     likely after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........12-22.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........82-92%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to
                     15 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 45 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 85
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........30-40.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........37-47%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in
                     the morning.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 65 mph
                     decreasing to 40 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......10000-11000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
6 below to 4 above zero. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 35-45. Lows 2 below to 8 above zero.
Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 40-50. Lows 2-12. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Highs 43-53. Lows 10-20. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 47-57. Lows 15-25.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 48-58.

$$

NVZ459-271415-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
602 AM PST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-49.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds up to 10 mph increasing to southwest
                     with gusts to 40 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming southwest 15 to 25 mph with
                     gusts to 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........23-33.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........79-89%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph
                     decreasing to 25 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50
                     mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........36-46.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........34-44%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
18-28. West winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 38-48. Lows 18-28. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 45-55. Lows 19-29. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Highs 52-62. Lows 25-35. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 58-68. Lows 28-38.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 59-69.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (SUN MAR 5 THROUGH SAT MAR 11)
Above normal temperatures and Below normal precipitation.

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