Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
531 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS ACROSS CENTRAL
NEVADA THROUGH THIS EVENING. LIGHT TO LOCALLY MODERATE SNOW
POSSIBLE ACROSS BOTH CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEVADA LATER TODAY
THROUGH TUESDAY. DRY TUESDAY NIGHT ON THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WITH
HIGH TEMPERATURES CLIMBING BACK INTO THE 50S BY THURSDAY.


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

NVZ467-030000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........34-42%.
   MID SLOPE........40-50%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........21-26.
   MID SLOPE........25-33.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
   MID SLOPE........79-89%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........25-34%.
   MID SLOPE........30-40%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
                    TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 10-20. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 41-51. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 47-57.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 53-63.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27-32. HIGHS 58-63.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29-34. HIGHS 58-63.

$$

NVZ468-030000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
   MID SLOPE........41-51%.
   24 HR TREND......9% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........20-25.
   MID SLOPE........25-33.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
   MID SLOPE........82-92%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-45.
   MID SLOPE........29-39.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........28-38%.
   MID SLOPE........31-41%.
   24 HR TREND......9% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
                    25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 10-15. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 39-49. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS 46-56.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 52-62.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27-32. HIGHS 52-62.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 53-63.

$$

NVZ469-030000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-46.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........38-47%.
   MID SLOPE........42-52%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........18-23.
   MID SLOPE........18-28.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
                    UP TO 25 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-40.
   MID SLOPE........27-37.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........33-43%.
   MID SLOPE........37-47%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 9-14. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 37-47. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS
4 TO 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17-22. HIGHS 43-53.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23-28. HIGHS 50-60.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 50-60.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-31. HIGHS 51-61.

$$

NVZ470-030000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-45.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........37-47%.
   MID SLOPE........43-53%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........16-26.
   MID SLOPE........20-30.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
   MID SLOPE........82-92%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                    MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-39.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........31-41%.
   MID SLOPE........36-46%.
   24 HR TREND......8% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7-17. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 34-44. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS
4 TO 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS 40-50.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 50-60.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 50-60.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 49-59.

$$

NVZ454-030000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........37-47%.
   MID SLOPE........43-53%.
   24 HR TREND......8% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........20-25.
   MID SLOPE........24-32.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........34-44.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........30-40%.
   MID SLOPE........36-46%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 5-15. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 39-49. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 12-22. HIGHS 47-57.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 53-63.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 53-63.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 54-64.

$$

NVZ455-030000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-43.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........15-25.
   MID SLOPE........19-29.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
                    SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........33-38.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........35-45%.
   MID SLOPE........41-51%.
   24 HR TREND......21% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 4-14. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 32-42. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS
4 TO 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 8-18. HIGHS 41-51.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS 49-59.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 51-61.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 51-61.

$$

NVZ457-030000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
   MID SLOPE........48-58%.
   24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........16-26.
   MID SLOPE........19-29.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........29-39%.
   MID SLOPE........36-46%.
   24 HR TREND......18% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 9-19. NORTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 41-51. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 14-24. HIGHS 45-55.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 52-62.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 54-64.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 55-65.

$$




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