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
531 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...A STRONG PACIFIC WINTER STORM WILL BRING WIDESPREAD
RAIN...SNOW...AND VERY STRONG WINDS TO NORTHERN NEVADA THROUGH
TONIGHT. THE GREATEST TRAVEL IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS ELKO
COUNTY. MUCH COLDER SUNDAY WITH SNOW SHOWERS ENDING. EXPECT DRY
WEATHER WITH A WARMING TREND MONDAY THROUGH THANKSGIVING.


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

NVZ467-230000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN AND
                    NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........46-56.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........58-68%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
                    MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS
                    LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........21-26.
   MID SLOPE........26-34.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......21% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN
                    THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
                    WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-45.
   MID SLOPE........29-39.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........44-54%.
   MID SLOPE........49-59%.
   24 HR TREND......12% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 17-22.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 43-48. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
23-28. HIGHS 42-52.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26-31. HIGHS 44-54.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27-32. HIGHS 44-54.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 44-54.

$$

NVZ468-230000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. NUMEROUS
                    SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. RAIN AND SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........43-53.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........57-67%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT. SNOW
                    IN THE EVENING. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
                    THE NIGHT. SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-27.
   MID SLOPE........26-34.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN
                    THE EVENING.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-42.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........52-62%.
   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15-25.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 36-46. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
15-25. HIGHS 39-49.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 45-55.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 46-56.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 46-56.

$$

NVZ469-230000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
                    SNOW...RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
                    THE DAY. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-51.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........62-72%.
   MID SLOPE........59-69%.
   24 HR TREND......19% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                    MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT. SNOW
                    AND NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........21-26.
   MID SLOPE........22-32.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-34.
   MID SLOPE........21-31.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
   MID SLOPE........62-72%.
   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 14-24.
WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 34-39. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS
38-48.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 45-55.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 47-57.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 45-55.

$$

NVZ470-230000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. RAIN...SNOW WITH
                    POSSIBLE SNOW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........44-49.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........56-66%.
   MID SLOPE........54-64%.
   24 HR TREND......14% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                    MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........21-26.
   MID SLOPE........25-33.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
   MID SLOPE........80-90%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                    MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........27-37.
   MID SLOPE........22-32.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 14-24.
WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 35-40. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
13-23. HIGHS 36-46.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS 43-53.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 43-53.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 43-53.

$$

NVZ454-230000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW WITH POSSIBLE
                    RAIN...SNOW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........51-56.
   MID SLOPE........43-53.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........48-56%.
   MID SLOPE........47-57%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING
                    TO WEST 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
                    TO 55 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT. SNOW
                    IN THE EVENING. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
                    THE NIGHT. SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........17-27.
   MID SLOPE........21-31.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......21% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40
                    MPH IN THE EVENING.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-41.
   MID SLOPE........27-37.
   24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........48-57%.
   MID SLOPE........50-60%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9-19. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 40-45. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS 42-52.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 47-57.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 52-57.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 47-57.

$$

NVZ455-230000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. RAIN...SNOW WITH
                    POSSIBLE SNOW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........48-53.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
   MID SLOPE........39-49%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO
                    45 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SNOW THROUGH
                    THE NIGHT. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-24.
   MID SLOPE........21-31.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
   MID SLOPE........79-89%.
   24 HR TREND......39% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                    MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-41.
   MID SLOPE........27-37.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
   MID SLOPE........42-52%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
                    25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 9-19.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 38-43. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS 44-54.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 51-61.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 51-61.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 49-59.

$$

NVZ457-230000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN...SNOW AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
                    THE DAY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........48-58.
   MID SLOPE........45-55.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........33-43%.
   MID SLOPE........36-46%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING
                    TO WEST 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
                    TO 60 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. NUMEROUS
                    SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS
                    LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........16-26.
   MID SLOPE........21-31.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
   MID SLOPE........80-90%.
   24 HR TREND......25% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40
                    MPH DECREASING TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........28-38%.
   MID SLOPE........33-43%.
   24 HR TREND......19% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12-22. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 39-49. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 45-55.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 51-61.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 51-61.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 51-61.

$$




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