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
520 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THE
SILVER STATE OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL BEGIN TO
AFFECT NORTHERN NEVADA TODAY...THEN SHOWERS WILL SPREAD TO ALL OF
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA BY FRIDAY. RAIN WILL TURN TO SNOW
BEFORE ALL IS SAID AND DONE AND VALLEY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND...WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS ACROSS CENTRAL NEVADA.
IMPROVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED BY THE BEGINNING OF NEXT WEEK.


NOTE:  THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
NOTE:  WINDS IN THE EXTENDED FORECAST ARE AVERAGE DAYTIME WINDS

NVZ467-242300-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
520 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........61-71.
   MID SLOPE........54-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........20-29%.
   MID SLOPE........28-38%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-43.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........65-75%.
   MID SLOPE........74-84%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........51-56.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........37-47%.
   MID SLOPE........51-61%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP
                    TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS. LOWS 33-38. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS 47-57.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 34-39. HIGHS
54-64.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 30-40. HIGHS 61-71.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32-42. HIGHS 67-77.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36-46. HIGHS 71-81.

$$

NVZ468-242300-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
520 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. NUMEROUS
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........58-68.
   MID SLOPE........49-59.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........25-33%.
   MID SLOPE........30-40%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-44.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
   MID SLOPE........71-81%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
                    WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........45-55.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........44-54%.
   MID SLOPE........51-61%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 20 TO 30 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS. LOWS 31-36. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 45-55. WEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 31-36. HIGHS
50-60.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 31-36. HIGHS 56-66.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33-38. HIGHS 63-73.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35-40. HIGHS 66-76.

$$

NVZ469-242300-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
520 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........58-68.
   MID SLOPE........50-60.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........24-33%.
   MID SLOPE........28-38%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-41.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........73-83%.
   MID SLOPE........74-84%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
                    MPH IN THE EVENING.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........44-54.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........48-58%.
   MID SLOPE........52-62%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BRISK. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP
                    TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 45 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
24-34. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...BRISK. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 41-51. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 47-57.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 51-61.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS 57-67.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 61-71.

$$

NVZ470-242300-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
520 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........57-67.
   MID SLOPE........52-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........19-29%.
   MID SLOPE........22-32%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WIDESPREAD
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-43.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
   MID SLOPE........68-78%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
                    MPH IN THE EVENING.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........48-58.
   MID SLOPE........44-54.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........40-50%.
   MID SLOPE........44-54%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
28-38. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...WINDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS. HIGHS 45-55. NORTHWEST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS 50-60.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 53-63.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 58-68.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31-41. HIGHS 60-70.

$$

NVZ455-242300-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
520 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........61-71.
   MID SLOPE........60-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........13-22%.
   MID SLOPE........16-26%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-41.
   MID SLOPE........41-49.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........45-55%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
                    25 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........56-66.
   MID SLOPE........54-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........23-33%.
   MID SLOPE........26-36%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP
                    TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 50 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
25-35. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS. HIGHS 40-50. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS
49-59.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS
51-61.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS 56-66.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 59-69.

$$

NVZ454-242300-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
520 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........63-68.
   MID SLOPE........55-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........20-27%.
   MID SLOPE........23-33%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-43.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........64-74%.
   MID SLOPE........65-75%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........51-56.
   MID SLOPE........41-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
   MID SLOPE........46-56%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                    BECOMING WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
25-35. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...BRISK. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 44-54. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS
49-59.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 55-65.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 62-72.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 31-41. HIGHS 66-76.

$$

NVZ457-242300-
LANDER/EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50 PLUS NORTHERN NYE COUNTY-
520 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........66-76.
   MID SLOPE........59-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........10-19%.
   MID SLOPE........14-23%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-46.
   MID SLOPE........39-49.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........47-57%.
   MID SLOPE........45-55%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........59-69.
   MID SLOPE........53-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........18-28%.
   MID SLOPE........23-33%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP
                    TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 45 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
25-35. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 47-57. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS
56-66.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 60-70.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31-41. HIGHS 66-76.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 34-44. HIGHS 69-79.

$$




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