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 THU NOV 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...THE FIRST IN A SERIES OF PACIFIC STORM SYSTEMS WILL
EXIT EAST THIS MORNING HOWEVER THE NEXT SYSTEM WILL BE MOVING INTO
WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY BY LATE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
WILL THEN SPREAD SOUTH AND EAST OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. A
THIRD...STRONGER...STORM WILL MOVE IN FRIDAY NIGHT AND PERSIST
THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THIS SYSTEM WILL MAKE TRAVEL
HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS ELKO COUNTY WHERE WINDY CONDITIONS
WILL CAUSE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW.


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

NVZ467-210000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. NUMEROUS SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-51.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........56-66%.
   24 HR TREND......23% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-33.
   MID SLOPE........31-39.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........95-100%.
   MID SLOPE........82-92%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........43-48.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........58-68%.
   MID SLOPE........63-73%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 30-40.
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 42-52. WEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 23-28. HIGHS 39-49.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21-26. HIGHS
37-47.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 22-27. HIGHS
40-50.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 26-31. HIGHS 40-50.

$$

NVZ468-210000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-51.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........48-58%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........21-31.
   MID SLOPE........32-40.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........77-87%.
   24 HR TREND......19% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-47.
   MID SLOPE........40.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........61-71%.
   MID SLOPE........62-72%.
   24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 27-37.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
39-49. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 22-27.
HIGHS 35-45.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS
33-43.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
37-47.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...SNOW AND
ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 37-47.

$$

NVZ469-210000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-51.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
   MID SLOPE........44-54%.
   24 HR TREND......16% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........20-30.
   MID SLOPE........30-38.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
   MID SLOPE........73-83%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........52-62%.
   MID SLOPE........56-66%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 23-33.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
33-43. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 33-43.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS
30-40.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS
36-46.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 36-46.

$$

NVZ470-210000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-49.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........39-49%.
   MID SLOPE........40-50%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-29.
   MID SLOPE........29-37.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
   MID SLOPE........72-82%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SNOW LIKELY
                    AND A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-46.
   MID SLOPE........42.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
   MID SLOPE........45-55%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 22-32.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
35-45. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 34-44.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 14-24. HIGHS
29-39.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS
34-44.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 35-45.

$$

NVZ454-210000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. NUMEROUS SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-52.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
   MID SLOPE........34-44%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........27-32.
   MID SLOPE........33-41.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
   MID SLOPE........70-80%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-47.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........53-63%.
   24 HR TREND......16% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 26-36. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 42-52. WEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
18-28. HIGHS 37-47.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS
33-43.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 40-50.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 46-51.

$$

NVZ455-210000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........48-53.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........23-33%.
   MID SLOPE........24-34%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........24-29.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
   MID SLOPE........53-63%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........44-49.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
   MID SLOPE........36-46%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 22-32.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS 38-48.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
17-27. HIGHS 36-46.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS
34-44.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS 41-51.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS
41-51.

$$

NVZ457-210000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. NUMEROUS SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........48-58.
   MID SLOPE........43-53.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........18-28%.
   MID SLOPE........22-32%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........23-33.
   MID SLOPE........27-37.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........76-86%.
   MID SLOPE........66-76%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........43-53.
   MID SLOPE........39-49.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........34-44%.
   MID SLOPE........39-49%.
   24 HR TREND......35% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH IN THE MORNING.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 26-36.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 47-57. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29.
HIGHS 41-51.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 38-48.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 43-53.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 44-54.

$$




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