Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
612 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...
SNOW SHOWERS CONTINUE IN THE SIERRA AND PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
CALIFORNIA TODAY WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION. A STRONG WINTER STORM
WILL IMPACT THE REGION LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY WITH SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATION AND GUSTY WINDS IN BOTH THE SIERRA AND WESTERN
NEVADA. DRYING WILL TAKE PLACE STARTING LATE TUESDAY WITH NO
ADDITIONAL PRECIPITATION THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK. STRONG INVERSIONS
WITH LIGHT WINDS ARE LIKELY TO DEVELOP FROM MIDWEEK THROUGH NEXT
WEEKEND.

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

NVZ450-221415-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
612 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........36-41.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........61-71%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN
                     SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-30.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........69-79%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 75 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6500-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW. LOWS 20-25. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 30-35. LOWS 15-25.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
30-35. LOWS 12-22. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 30-35. LOWS 9-19. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 34-39. LOWS 9-19.

$$

CAZ272-221415-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
612 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........29-34.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........64-74%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 75
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN SNOW AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........18-23.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH
                     INCREASING TO 95 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........28-33.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........71-81%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 35 TO 55 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 130
                     MPH DECREASING TO 110 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 50 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW. LOWS 16-26. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 25-30. LOWS 9-19. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
27-32. LOWS 2-12. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 29-34. LOWS 2-12. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS 3-13.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 32-37.

$$

NVZ453-221415-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
612 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                     MORNING, THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........58-68%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN
                     IN THE EVENING, THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-35.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-39.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........67-77%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6000-7000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW. LOWS 20-30. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 31-41. LOWS 14-24.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
28-38. LOWS 8-18. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS 7-17. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 29-39. LOWS 7-17.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-221415-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
612 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........32-42.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........64-74%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN SNOW
                     LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........24-29.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........95-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........33-38.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16-26. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 27-37. LOWS 14-24.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
25-35. LOWS 9-19. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 26-36. LOWS 6-16. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 29-39. LOWS 5-15.

$$

CAZ271-221415-
WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
612 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........35-40.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........66-76%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........20-25.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH
                     INCREASING TO 60 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........68-78%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 85 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 65 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW. LOWS 14-24. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 28-38. LOWS 7-17.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
30-35. LOWS 1 BELOW TO 9 ABOVE ZERO. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-37. LOWS 2 BELOW TO 8 ABOVE
ZERO. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 36-41. LOWS 1-11.

$$

CAZ273-221415-
MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
612 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-40.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN SNOW AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........18-28.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70
                     MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                     100 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........64-74%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 40 TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 140
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW. LOWS 10-20. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 29-39. LOWS 2 BELOW TO 8 ABOVE ZERO.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
29-39. LOWS 2 BELOW-12 BELOW ZERO. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 33-38. LOWS 10 BELOW-ZERO. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 37-42. LOWS 3 BELOW TO 7 ABOVE ZERO.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 35-45.

$$

NVZ459-221415-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
612 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........35-45.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........48-58%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8000-9000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                     EVENING, THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-35.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........35-40.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........62-72%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 75 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6500-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW. LOWS 21-31. SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 33-43. LOWS 13-23.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
29-39. LOWS 8-18. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 29-39. LOWS 5-15. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-42. LOWS 6-16.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 31-41.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SAT JAN 28 THROUGH FRI FEB 3)
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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