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 SAT FEB 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...A STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS
TO NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA TODAY. SNOW WILL BE CONFINED TO
CENTRAL NEVADA ON SUNDAY AS THE STORM SYSTEM MOVES SOUTH.


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

NVZ467-010000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-46.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........49-59%.
   MID SLOPE........59-69%.
   24 HR TREND......14% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS 25
                    TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-27.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........81-91%.
   MID SLOPE........76-86%.
   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-47.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........31-37%.
   MID SLOPE........36-46%.
   24 HR TREND......18% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23-28. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 41-51.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS
41-51.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS 41-51.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS 45-55.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-29. HIGHS 48-58.

$$

NVZ468-010000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-45.
   MID SLOPE........29-39.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........62-72%.
   24 HR TREND......9% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........18-28.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
   MID SLOPE........79-89%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........30-38%.
   MID SLOPE........36-46%.
   24 HR TREND......32% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-27. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 39-49.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 22-27. HIGHS
38-48.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10-20. HIGHS 37-47.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS 44-54.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-29. HIGHS 48-58.

$$

NVZ469-010000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-45.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........56-66%.
   MID SLOPE........63-73%.
   24 HR TREND......9% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-24.
   MID SLOPE........21-31.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
   MID SLOPE........80-90%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-46.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........36-44%.
   MID SLOPE........38-48%.
   24 HR TREND......25% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
15-25. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 37-47.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 20-25. HIGHS 37-47.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 9-14. HIGHS 35-45.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9-19. HIGHS 41-51.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-27. HIGHS 45-55.

$$

NVZ470-010000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-44.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........52-62%.
   MID SLOPE........59-69%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........15-25.
   MID SLOPE........20-30.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........82-92%.
   MID SLOPE........79-89%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........34-44.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........35-45%.
   MID SLOPE........41-51%.
   24 HR TREND......12% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
17-27. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 38-48.
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...BREEZY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 37-47.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 9-19. HIGHS 34-44.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12-22. HIGHS 41-51.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 44-54.

$$

NVZ454-010000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-46.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........58-68%.
   MID SLOPE........64-74%.
   24 HR TREND......18% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........17-27.
   MID SLOPE........26-34.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........40-50%.
   MID SLOPE........49-59%.
   24 HR TREND......9% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
17-27. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 39-49.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 21-26. HIGHS 39-49.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 8-18. HIGHS 37-47.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 12-22. HIGHS 45-55.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 49-59.

$$

NVZ455-010000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-44.
   MID SLOPE........29-39.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........57-66%.
   MID SLOPE........66-76%.
   24 HR TREND......17% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-24.
   MID SLOPE........21-31.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-43.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........59-69%.
   24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15-25. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 38-48.
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS 38-48.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 6-16. HIGHS 37-47.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 7-17. HIGHS 44-54.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS 47-57.

$$

NVZ457-010000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........45-55%.
   MID SLOPE........54-64%.
   24 HR TREND......21% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-29.
   MID SLOPE........23-33.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........86-96%.
   24 HR TREND......14% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
   MID SLOPE........60-70%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 39-49. UPSLOPE/UP
VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS 39-49.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 10-20. HIGHS
40-50.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS 46-56.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 49-59.

$$




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