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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
208 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...A mix of wet and dry thunderstorms are expected
again today across central and east central Nevada this afternoon
primarily across zones 454, 455 and 457. Isolated dry thunderstorms are
possible farther north but most of the activity is expected to
remain south of I-80. Showers and thunderstorms move northward
Sunday with wet thunderstorms south of I-80 and mainly dry
thunderstorms north of I-80 across northern zones 467, 468, 469
and 470.

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

NVZ467-192330-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
208 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........15-20%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........56-61.
*   Mid slope........61-69.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........40-50%.
*   Mid slope........28-38%.
*   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........16-21%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......11000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 55-60. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 85-95. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57-62. Highs 85-95.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54-64. Highs 83-93.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-61. Highs 81-91.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 53-58. Highs 82-92.

$$

NVZ468-192330-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
208 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-59.
*   Mid slope........60-68.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........41-51%.
*   Mid slope........30-40%.
*   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5
                     mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........15-20%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 55-60. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
55-60. Highs 84-94.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 55-60. Highs 82-92.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 81-91.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-58. Highs 80-90.

$$

NVZ469-192330-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
208 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-92.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........13-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the
                     evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........48-58.
*   Mid slope........54-64.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........45-55%.
*   Mid slope........36-46%.
*   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-91.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-19%.
*   Mid slope........17-24%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51-56. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
80-90. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
51-56. Highs 80-90.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51-56. Highs 79-89.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
51-56. Highs 78-88.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 51-56. Highs 77-87.

$$

NVZ470-192330-
Eastern Elko County-
208 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-87.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                     evening. Isolated showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
*   Mid slope........56-66.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........47-57%.
*   Mid slope........35-45%.
*   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-85.
*   Mid slope........73-83.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-20%.
*   Mid slope........18-23%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 52-62. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
80-90. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 80-90.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54-64. Highs 80-90.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 80-90.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 52-62. Highs 78-88.

$$

NVZ454-192330-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
208 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated
                     showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-60.
*   Mid slope........60-68.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........45-55%.
*   Mid slope........37-47%.
*   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers through the
                     day. Isolated dry thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........16-21%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 52-57. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-58. Highs 84-94.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 53-58. Highs 82-92.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-58. Highs 81-91.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 52-57. Highs 80-90.

$$

NVZ455-192330-
White Pine County-
208 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-90.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-19%.
*   Mid slope........17-23%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......16000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in
                     the evening. Isolated showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-59.
*   Mid slope........56-66.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........50-60%.
*   Mid slope........41-51%.
*   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers through the
                     day. Isolated dry thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........80-85.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-19%.
*   Mid slope........17-22%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......15000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 55-60. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
78-88. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-59. Highs 78-88.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54-59. Highs 78-88.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-58. Highs 79-89.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-58. Highs 79-89.

$$

NVZ457-192330-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
208 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in
                     the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-17%.
*   Mid slope........16-23%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......17000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated
                     showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........57-67.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........43-53%.
*   Mid slope........36-46%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts up
                     to 20 mph in the evening.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers through the
                     day. Isolated dry thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-16%.
*   Mid slope........15-21%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     south 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.


.Extended...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 52-62. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 82-92.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51-61. Highs 83-93.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 83-93.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51-61. Highs 83-93.

$$

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SAT AUG 26 through FRI SEP 1)
Above normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

=
$$


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