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
250 AM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

.DISCUSSION...Cold air will remain in the wake of the recent system
that brought snow across much of northern and portions of central
Nevada. A new system is poised to pass through the region
beginning Wednesday night. Overall, an active weather pattern
remains in place.



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

NVZ467-210015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
250 AM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........28-33.
   Mid slope........18-28.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........24-30%.
   Mid slope........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers in
                    the evening. Chance of snow showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........9-19.
   Mid slope........13-23.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........65-75%.
   Mid slope........55-65%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers through
                    the day. Chance of snow in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........24-34.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-38%.
   Mid slope........36-46%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 16-21. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Snow likely. Highs 27-37. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 12-17. Highs 27-37. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 16-21. Highs
36-46. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 19-24. Highs
36-46. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 20-25. Highs
37-47. .

$$

NVZ468-210015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
250 AM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Occasional flurries in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........20-30.
   Mid slope........13-23.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-38%.
   Mid slope........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......21% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........5-15.
   Mid slope........10-20.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........74-84%.
   Mid slope........60-70%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers through
                    the day. Chance of snow in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........28-38.
   Mid slope........20-30.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-43%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 10-20. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Snow likely. Highs 26-36. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and a slight chance of snow
showers. Lows 8-18. Highs 26-36. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 9-19. Highs
34-44. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 19-24. Highs
34-44. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 18-23. Highs
35-45. .

$$

NVZ469-210015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
250 AM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Occasional flurries in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........19-24.
   Mid slope........10-20.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........43-53%.
   Mid slope........43-53%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........2-7.
   Mid slope........8-16.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........75-85%.
   Mid slope........62-72%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers through
                    the day. Chance of snow in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-30.
   Mid slope........17-27.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........41-51%.
   Mid slope........43-53%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 8-13. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Snow likely. Highs 21-31. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and a slight chance of snow
showers. Lows 7-12. Highs 21-31. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 9-14. Highs
29-39. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 16-21. Highs
29-39. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 15-20. Highs
30-40. .

$$

NVZ470-210015-
Eastern Elko County-
250 AM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Occasional flurries in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........16-26.
   Mid slope........12-22.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........30-40%.
   Mid slope........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......16% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........3-8.
   Mid slope........8-16.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........68-78%.
   Mid slope........59-69%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers through
                    the day. Chance of snow in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........17-27.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........31-41%.
   Mid slope........35-45%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 4-14. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 28-33. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and a slight chance of snow
showers. Lows 6-16. Highs 23-33. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 5-15. Highs
31-41. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 15-25. Highs
31-41. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
32-42. .

$$

NVZ454-210015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
250 AM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Occasional flurries in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........19-29.
   Mid slope........15-25.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-38%.
   Mid slope........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......23% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........6-11.
   Mid slope........10-18.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........74-84%.
   Mid slope........59-69%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
                    through the day. Chance of snow in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-35.
   Mid slope........22-32.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........30-40%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 7-17. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Snow likely. Highs 25-35. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 5-15. Highs
25-35. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 4-14. Highs 32-42. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 13-23. Highs
32-42. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 16-21. Highs
35-45. .

$$

NVZ455-210015-
White Pine County-
250 AM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Occasional flurries in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........19-29.
   Mid slope........14-24.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........23-33%.
   Mid slope........27-37%.
   24 hr trend......21% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........1-11.
   Mid slope........7-17.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........61-71%.
   Mid slope........51-61%.
   24 hr trend......27% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
                    through the day. Chance of snow in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-35.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........26-35%.
   Mid slope........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 5-15. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 27-37. . South
winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow likely and a chance of snow showers. Lows 7-17. Highs
27-37. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 3-13. Highs 35-45. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 11-21. Highs
35-45. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 11-21. Highs
38-48. .

$$

NVZ457-210015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
250 AM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Occasional flurries in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-35.
   Mid slope........19-29.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........17-27%.
   Mid slope........21-31%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........6-16.
   Mid slope........11-21.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........56-66%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......22% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
                    through the day. Chance of snow in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-41.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........18-28%.
   Mid slope........23-33%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 9-19. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Snow likely. Highs 31-41. . South winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 8-18. Highs
31-41. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 9-19. Highs 39-49. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 14-24. Highs
40-50. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 14-24. Highs
43-53. .

$$



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