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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
217 PM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

The active weather pattern is continuing across the
Great Basin. Nevada is still receiving light accumulating snow
with moisture still streaming in from the west. The weather
will dry out Thursday, but remain cold and blustery. Additional
storm systems will be possible as we head into 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

NVZ467-231215-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
217 PM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow in the evening, then chance of snow after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........21-26.
   Mid slope........19-29.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........88-98%.
   Mid slope........84-94%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph in the evening
                         becoming downslope/down valley winds 2 to
                         5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-37.
   Mid slope........22-32.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........47-57%.
   Mid slope........57-67%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........13-18.
   Mid slope........12-22.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........91-100%.
   Mid slope........84-94%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow in the
                    morning. Chance of snow in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-39.
   Mid slope........22-32.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........43-53%.
   Mid slope........54-64%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 19-24. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 35-40. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 21-26. Highs
33-43. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 27-32. Highs 38-43. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 24-29. Highs
35-45. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
24-29. Highs 36-46. .

$$

NVZ468-231215-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
217 PM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow in the evening, then snow likely after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........19-24.
   Mid slope........22-30.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........91-100%.
   Mid slope........86-96%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-34.
   Mid slope........19-29.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........57-67%.
   Mid slope........62-72%.
   24 hr trend......6% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow in the evening.
                    Slight chance of snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........8-18.
   Mid slope........12-22.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........91-100%.
   Mid slope........85-95%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-34.
   Mid slope........20-30.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........51-61%.
   Mid slope........56-66%.
   24 hr trend......6% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 9-19. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 29-39. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 11-21. Highs
33-43. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 21-31. Highs 33-43. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 17-27. Highs
32-42. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
16-26. Highs 35-45. .

$$

NVZ469-231215-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
217 PM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........17-22.
   Mid slope........20-28.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........85-95%.
   Mid slope........83-93%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph with gusts around
                         25 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow likely through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........17-27.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........57-67%.
   Mid slope........62-72%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........4-14.
   Mid slope........8-18.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........84-94%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph in the evening
                         becoming downslope/down valley winds 2 to
                         5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-30.
   Mid slope........16-26.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........50-60%.
   Mid slope........53-63%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 6-16. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 24-34. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 6-16. Highs
29-39. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 17-27. Highs 29-39. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 14-24. Highs
29-39. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 13-23.
Highs 31-41. .

$$

NVZ470-231215-
Eastern Elko County-
217 PM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........17-27.
   Mid slope........20-30.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........78-88%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to
                         30 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow in the morning, then snow likely in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-34.
   Mid slope........20-30.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........46-56%.
   Mid slope........52-62%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........9-19.
   Mid slope........12-22.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........77-87%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 25
                         mph in the evening.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........22-32.
   Mid slope........18-28.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........40-50%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 10-20. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 26-36. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 9-19. Highs
31-41. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 18-28. Highs 34-44. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 15-25. Highs
34-44. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 15-25.
Highs 33-43. .

$$

NVZ454-231215-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
217 PM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow through the
                    night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........18-23.
   Mid slope........16-26.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........88-98%.
   Mid slope........84-94%.
   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........28-33.
   Mid slope........19-29.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........56-66%.
   Mid slope........62-72%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow in the evening.
                    Slight chance of snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........10-15.
   Mid slope........9-19.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........90-100%.
   Mid slope........85-95%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-34.
   Mid slope........20-30.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........45-55%.
   Mid slope........49-59%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 13-18. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 28-38. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 13-23. Highs
32-42. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 20-30. Highs 32-42. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 17-27. Highs
32-42. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
15-25. Highs 34-44. .

$$

NVZ455-231215-
White Pine County-
217 PM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........13-23.
   Mid slope........16-26.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........77-87%.
   Mid slope........75-85%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-36.
   Mid slope........24-34.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........45-55%.
   Mid slope........48-58%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow in the evening.
                    Slight chance of snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........5-15.
   Mid slope........9-19.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........80-90%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-35.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-43%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......14% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 8-18. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow. Highs 30-40. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 10-20. Highs
33-43. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 23-28. Highs 35-45. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 15-25. Highs
35-45. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 13-23. Highs 35-45. .

$$

NVZ457-231215-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
217 PM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........14-24.
   Mid slope........16-26.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........72-82%.
   Mid slope........70-80%.
   24 hr trend......9% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow likely.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-41.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-43%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Chance of snow in the evening. Slight chance of
                    snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........6-16.
   Mid slope........11-21.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........76-86%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-41.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........27-37%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......23% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 11-21. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of snow. Highs 34-44. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 15-25. Highs
36-46. .
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 20-30. Highs 36-46. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 16-26. Highs
36-46. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 16-26. Highs 39-49. .

$$



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