Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KLKN 232119
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
219 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...A weak ridge is build across the Great Basin following
the passage of a storm system. This will produce a brief
interlude of calm weather before the next storm system impacts
the silver state this Friday and Saturday. Unsettled weather will
continue into the next week with another storm system expected
this Sunday and Monday.

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

NVZ467-241115-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
219 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........34-39.
   Mid slope........39-47.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........73-83%.
   Mid slope........63-73%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then numerous
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-60.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-46%.
   Mid slope........45-55%.
   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to
                         30 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the evening, then scattered
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-37.
   Mid slope........34-44.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........79-89%.
   24 hr trend......14% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........52-57.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-41%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 30-35. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered showers. Highs 49-59. . South
winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Widespread showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows
32-37. Highs 49-59. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 31-36. Highs
45-55. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 29-34.
Highs 52-62. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 34-39. Highs
52-62. .

$$

NVZ468-241115-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
219 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Areas of freezing fog after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-37.
   Mid slope........34-44.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........74-84%.
   Mid slope........64-74%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of freezing fog in the morning. Isolated
                    showers in the morning, then numerous showers
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........53-63.
   Mid slope........48-58.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........31-41%.
   Mid slope........35-45%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to
                         30 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers in the evening, then
                    numerous showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........34-39.
   Mid slope........35-45.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........90-100%.
   Mid slope........82-92%.
   24 hr trend......17% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers through the
                    day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-57.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........35-45%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 30-35. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 50-60. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Widespread snow showers and a chance of thunderstorms.
Lows 33-38. Highs 50-60. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 29-34. Highs
49-54. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 28-33.
Highs 49-59. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 30-35. Highs
49-59. .

$$

NVZ469-241115-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
219 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........23-33.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........72-82%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of freezing fog in the morning. Isolated
                    showers in the morning, then numerous showers
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........52-62.
   Mid slope........47-57.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-42%.
   Mid slope........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-37.
   Mid slope........37-45.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........91-100%.
   Mid slope........83-93%.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the morning, then scattered
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........45-55.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........42-52%.
   Mid slope........45-55%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 24-34.
. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 49-59. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Widespread snow showers and a chance of thunderstorms.
Lows 32-37. Highs 49-59. .
.TUESDAY...Showers likely. Lows 28-33. Highs 43-53. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 24-29.
Highs 48-58. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 28-33. Highs
48-58. .

$$

NVZ470-241115-
Eastern Elko County-
219 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Areas of freezing fog after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........28-33.
   Mid slope........29-39.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........67-77%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny then becoming mostly cloudy. Areas
                    of freezing fog in the morning. Scattered
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........54-59.
   Mid slope........46-56.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........29-39%.
   Mid slope........30-40%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........33-43.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........84-94%.
   Mid slope........77-87%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers in the morning, then
                    numerous showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-54.
   Mid slope........39-49.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........39-49%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......13% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 25-35. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated snow showers. Highs 52-57. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Numerous showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows
36-41. Highs 47-57. .
.TUESDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 29-39. Highs 47-57. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 27-37. Highs
51-61. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 28-38. Highs
51-61. .

$$

NVZ454-241115-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
219 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-36.
   Mid slope........31-41.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........77-87%.
   Mid slope........63-73%.
   24 hr trend......14% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog in the
                    morning. Scattered showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........59-64.
   Mid slope........50-60.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........29-34%.
   Mid slope........31-38%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........34-39.
   Mid slope........35-45.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........78-88%.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the morning, then scattered
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........48-58.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........37-46%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 30-35. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 51-61. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Numerous showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows
28-38. Highs 50-60. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 29-34. Highs
44-54. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 27-32. Highs 49-59. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 30-35. Highs
49-59. .

$$

NVZ455-241115-
White Pine County-
219 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........31-39.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........78-88%.
   Mid slope........64-74%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of freezing fog in the
                    morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........57-62.
   Mid slope........50-60.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........24-31%.
   Mid slope........26-35%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the evening, then
                    widespread showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........35-45.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........67-77%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-54.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........37-47%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 23-33. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 49-59. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.MONDAY...Numerous showers. Lows 32-37. Highs 49-59. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 27-32. Highs
44-54. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 26-31. Highs
48-58. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 28-33. Highs
48-58. .

$$

NVZ457-241115-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
219 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-35.
   Mid slope........30-40.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........69-79%.
   Mid slope........59-69%.
   24 hr trend......17% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........56-66.
   Mid slope........52-62.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........18-28%.
   Mid slope........24-34%.
   24 hr trend......15% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south 15 to 25 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-41.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........77-87%.
   Mid slope........70-80%.
   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph with gusts 25 to
                         30 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers in the morning, then
                    scattered showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........48-58.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........31-41%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......17% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 24-34. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 54-64. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Numerous showers. Lows 26-36. Highs 51-61. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Breezy. Chance of showers. Lows 23-33.
Highs 50-60. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 23-33.
Highs 52-62. .
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 24-34. Highs
52-62. .

$$


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