Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
300 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

NOTE:  THIS IS A RETRANSMISSION OF THE MORNING FORECAST... IT IS NOT
AN UPDATE. THE FORECAST IS ISSUED ONCE DAILY BY 730 AM IN THE OFFSEASON.


.DISCUSSION...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING INCREASING CHANCES FOR SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THE REST OF THE WEEK WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND
SMALL HAIL. WARMER AND MORE SEASONAL TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN
EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH ONLY A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
SIERRA.

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

NVZ450-061000-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
300 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                     CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........38-43.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
* 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 30 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                     SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........62-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                     LIGHT.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....LIGHT WINDS.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 37-47. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
61-66. LOWS 37-47. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
65-75. LOWS 37-47. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 66-76. LOWS 39-49. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 69-79. LOWS 40-50.

$$

CAZ272-061000-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
300 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                     THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........36-41.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........49-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                     NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 27-32. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
49-54. LOWS 31-41. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
51-61. LOWS 31-41. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS
28-33. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 28-33.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 62-72.

$$

NVZ453-061000-
WEST-CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
300 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
                     SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........41-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........83-93%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. SCATTERED
                     SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........66-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........29-39%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT.
* MIXING HEIGHT......13000-14000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40-50. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
60-70. LOWS 40-50. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
65-75. LOWS 39-49. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 67-77. LOWS 39-49. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 70-80. LOWS 39-49.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-061000-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
300 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                     CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........40-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                     SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........61-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........34-44%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11500-12500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....EAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40-50.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
60-70. LOWS 40-50. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
70-75. LOWS 40-50. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 66-76. LOWS 39-49. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 66-76. LOWS 38-48.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 68-78.

$$

CAZ271-061000-
WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                     SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                     THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........56-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........39-49%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE MORNING.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 34-44.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
58-68. LOWS 34-44. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
64-74. LOWS 34-44. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 66-76. LOWS 34-44. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 67-77. LOWS 33-43.

$$

CAZ273-061000-
MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                     THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........28-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                     IN THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SHOWERS. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........50-60.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........29-39%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......14000-15000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 28-38.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 53-63. LOWS 28-38. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 58-68. LOWS 29-39. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 64-74. LOWS 29-39. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 69-79. LOWS 29-39.

$$

NVZ459-061000-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                     CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........39-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                     NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE
                     DAY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........57-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........29-39%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT.
* MIXING HEIGHT......13500-14500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38-43. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55-65. LOWS 38-43. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
60-70. LOWS 38-43. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 67-77. LOWS 38-43. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 66-76. LOWS 39-44.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 72-82.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (THU MAY 12 THROUGH WED MAY 18)
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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$$

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