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
327 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...An unsettled, cool and wet weather pattern will
continue across northern and central Nevada through the end of
this week. A series of upper level disturbances interacting with
Pacific moisture will produce occasional rain and snow showers
through Friday. Look for conditions to slowly improve over the
weekend.

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

NVZ467-272315-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
327 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                    Isolated snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-60.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-38%.
   Mid slope........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......18% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                    evening. Scattered snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-34.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........82-92%.
   Mid slope........77-87%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         25 to 30 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers in the
                    morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........46-56.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........27-37%.
   Mid slope........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 28-33. . North winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 53-63. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 33-38. Highs
63-73. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-42. Highs 63-73. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39-44. Highs 60-70. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38-43. Highs 65-75. .

$$

NVZ468-272315-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
327 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-53.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-44%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......29% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                    evening. Scattered snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-34.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........80-90%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         25 to 30 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                    morning. Scattered snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........41-51.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........35-45%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         25 to 30 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Isolated snow showers. Lows 22-32. .
North winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 49-59. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 32-37. Highs
58-68. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 58-68. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31-41. Highs 57-67. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-40. Highs 64-74. .

$$

NVZ469-272315-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
327 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered showers in the morning,
                    then scattered snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-46.
   Mid slope........34-44.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........40-50%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......33% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. West winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up
                         to 25 mph increasing to 40 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-29.
   Mid slope........28-36.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........90-100%.
   Mid slope........83-93%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                         35 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers in the morning, then
                    scattered snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-45.
   Mid slope........31-41.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........41-51%.
   Mid slope........45-55%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         25 to 30 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 17-27. . North
winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 41-51. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 29-34. Highs
52-62. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 28-38. Highs
52-62. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 28-38. Highs 51-61. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-38. Highs 57-67. .

$$

NVZ470-272315-
Eastern Elko County-
327 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-49.
   Mid slope........37-47.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-43%.
   Mid slope........36-46%.
   24 hr trend......13% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph
                         increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts up to 45 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........26-36.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........78-88%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
                         Gusts up to 45 mph decreasing to 25 mph
                         after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-46.
   Mid slope........33-43.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-44%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 40 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 23-33. .
Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 47-57. . North winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 32-37. Highs
53-63. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 32-42. Highs
53-63. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 32-42. Highs 53-63. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-42. Highs 55-65. .

$$

NVZ454-272315-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
327 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-53.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........31-40%.
   Mid slope........30-40%.
   24 hr trend......20% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to
                         35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Scattered snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........23-33.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........80-90%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         to 35 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........38-48.
   Mid slope........35-45.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-43%.
   Mid slope........35-45%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts 25 to
                         30 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 22-32. . North winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 49-59. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 26-36. Highs 59-69. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36-41. Highs 59-69. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33-43. Highs 57-67. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31-41. Highs 64-74. .

$$

NVZ455-272315-
White Pine County-
327 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers in the
                    morning. Isolated snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........46-56.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........27-37%.
   Mid slope........28-38%.
   24 hr trend......15% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
                         Gusts up to 40 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........82-92%.
   Mid slope........79-89%.
   24 hr trend......15% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                         35 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........38-48.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........30-40%.
   Mid slope........33-43%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                         35 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 20-30. .
North winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 43-53. . North winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 23-33. Highs 57-67. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 29-39. Highs 57-67. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 57-67. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 28-38. Highs 61-71. .

$$

NVZ457-272315-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
327 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........56-66.
   Mid slope........52-62.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........15-25%.
   Mid slope........20-30%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
                         Gusts 25 to 30 mph increasing to 45 mph in
                         the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-34.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........74-84%.
   Mid slope........69-79%.
   24 hr trend......19% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 40 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-59.
   Mid slope........44-54.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........16-26%.
   Mid slope........22-32%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. North winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up
                         to 25 mph increasing to 40 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 22-32. . North winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 54-64. . North winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26-36. Highs 65-75. .
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-43. Highs 65-75. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34-44. Highs 63-73. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-42. Highs 70-80. .

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