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
323 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.DISCUSSION...One more day of dry weather before a strong cold front
moves into the region late tonight and Sunday bringing snow, gusty
winds, and much colder temperatures.



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

NVZ467-180015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
323 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........54-59.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........32-40%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-36.
   Mid slope........30-40.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........74-84%.
   Mid slope........72-82%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-44.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-40%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. West winds 15 to 20 mph increasing
                         to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up
                         to 45 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 16-21. .
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Highs
28-33. . Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 7-12. Highs
23-33. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 2-12. Highs 29-39. .
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 12-22. Highs
35-45. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
36-46. .

$$

NVZ468-180015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
323 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-57.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........35-45%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......15% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southwest around 15 mph with
                         gusts around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the evening. Widespread
                    snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-36.
   Mid slope........35-43.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........81-91%.
   Mid slope........72-82%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow and patchy blowing dust.
                    Widespread snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-45.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........41-51%.
   Mid slope........48-58%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts
                         to 40 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Areas of blowing snow and patchy blowing dust.
Numerous snow showers. Lows 15-20. . West winds around 15 mph.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Numerous snow showers. Highs 23-33. .
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 4-9. Highs
22-32. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 2-7. Highs 26-36. .
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 13-18. Highs
31-41. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 14-19. Highs
33-43. .

$$

NVZ469-180015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
323 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........42-52.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........41-51%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the evening. Widespread
                    snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-34.
   Mid slope........29-39.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........78-88%.
   Mid slope........70-80%.
   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                         35 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow and patchy blowing dust.
                    Widespread snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........33-43.
   Mid slope........29-39.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........51-61%.
   Mid slope........51-61%.
   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts
                         to 40 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Areas of blowing snow and patchy blowing dust.
Widespread snow showers. Lows 6-16. . West winds around 15 mph.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Highs
17-27. . West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 1-6. Highs
17-27. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 8 below to 2 above zero. Highs
19-29. .
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 10-15. Highs
27-37. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 14-19. Highs
30-40. .

$$

NVZ470-180015-
Eastern Elko County-
323 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-54.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........27-37%.
   Mid slope........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southwest around 15 mph with
                         gusts around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the evening. Widespread
                    snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-35.
   Mid slope........32-42.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........69-79%.
   Mid slope........63-73%.
   24 hr trend......16% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to
                         30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow through the day.
                    Widespread snow showers through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-46.
   Mid slope........34-44.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........38-48%.
   Mid slope........41-51%.
   24 hr trend......13% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts
                         to 50 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Areas of blowing snow. Widespread snow showers. Lows
11-21. . Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Highs
22-32. . Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 2-12. Highs
22-32. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows zero to 10 above zero. Highs 22-32.
.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 10-15. Highs
27-37. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 16-21. Highs
29-39. .

$$

NVZ454-180015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
323 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........51-56.
   Mid slope........44-54.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-35%.
   Mid slope........26-36%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Numerous showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-36.
   Mid slope........35-43.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........70-80%.
   Mid slope........58-68%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy blowing dust and areas of blowing snow
                    through the day. Numerous showers in the
                    morning. Numerous snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-48.
   Mid slope........33-43.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-44%.
   Mid slope........37-47%.
   24 hr trend......15% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts
                         to 50 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Areas of blowing snow and patchy blowing dust.
Numerous snow showers. Lows 9-19. . Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Highs
21-31. . Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 1 below to
9 above zero. Highs 21-31. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 1 below to 4 above zero. Highs
25-35. .
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 7-12. Highs 30-40. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 12-17. Highs
33-43. .

$$

NVZ455-180015-
White Pine County-
323 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-59.
   Mid slope........44-54.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........22-28%.
   Mid slope........25-33%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-35.
   Mid slope........31-41.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........58-68%.
   Mid slope........47-57%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow through the day. Patchy
                    blowing dust in the afternoon. Scattered
                    showers in the morning. Widespread snow showers
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-57.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-35%.
   Mid slope........27-37%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 50 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Areas of blowing snow and patchy blowing dust.
Widespread snow showers. Lows 9-19. . Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Numerous snow showers. Highs 24-34. .
Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows zero to
10 above zero. Highs 24-34. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 4 below to 6 above zero. Highs
25-35. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated snow showers. Lows 8-13. Highs
32-42. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 12-17. Highs
34-44. .

$$

NVZ457-180015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
323 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........52-62.
   Mid slope........47-57.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........19-25%.
   Mid slope........23-29%.
   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-35.
   Mid slope........34-42.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........58-68%.
   Mid slope........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of blowing snow and patchy blowing dust
                    through the day. Scattered snow showers in the
                    morning. Numerous snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-60.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........18-28%.
   Mid slope........22-32%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds around 15 mph
                         increasing to west 25 to 35 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts up to 60 mph.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Windy. Areas of blowing snow and patchy blowing
dust. Numerous snow showers. Lows 10-20. . Northwest winds 20 to
30 mph.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Partly sunny. Breezy. Scattered snow
showers. Highs 26-36. . Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 2-12. Highs
26-36. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 1 below to 9 above zero. Highs
31-41. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 7-17. Highs 36-46. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated snow showers. Lows 10-20. Highs
39-49. .

$$



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