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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
117
FNUS55 KREV 231323
FWFREV

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
523 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...

SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER TODAY, BUT ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION WILL BE
GENERALLY BE LIGHT. OTHER THAN A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY, DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TUESDAY
THROUGH NEXT WEEKEND. INVERSIONS WILL STRENGTHEN THE END OF THE WEEK
INTO THE WEEKEND WITH LIGHT WINDS AND POOR MIXING.


NOTE:  PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS
       HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

NVZ450-241330-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
523 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
                     CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-35.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........57-67%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........11-21.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........27-32.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6500-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH UP TO 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........MARGINAL.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 6-16. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS 13-23. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
30-35. LOWS 11-21. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-37. LOWS 8-18. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 34-39. LOWS 6-16.

$$

CAZ272-241330-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
523 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                     MORNING, THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-30.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........4-14.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........95-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN
                     SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-30.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........52-62%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........MARGINAL.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 1-11. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
28-33. LOWS 6-16. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
28-33. LOWS 3-13. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 30-35. LOWS 2-12. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 34-39. LOWS 3-13.

$$

NVZ453-241330-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
523 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
                     CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........33-38.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6500-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........7-17.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                     IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........57-67%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......5500-6500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........MARGINAL.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 6-16. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-37. LOWS 10-20. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
26-36. LOWS 8-18. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 27-37. LOWS 4-14. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 28-38. LOWS 3-13.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-241330-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
523 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........26-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........60-70%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6500-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........10-20.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........28-33.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE MORNING.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE MORNING.
* MIXING HEIGHT......5500-6500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........MARGINAL.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 6-16. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
25-35. LOWS 9-19. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
30-35. LOWS 8-18. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 27-37. LOWS 1-11. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-37. LOWS ZERO TO
10 ABOVE ZERO.

$$

CAZ271-241330-
WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
523 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........1-11.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........95-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN
                     SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-35.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........52-62%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE MORNING.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6000-7000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........MARGINAL.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 1 BELOW TO 9 ABOVE ZERO. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
33-38. LOWS 1-11. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
33-38. LOWS 3-13. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 34-39. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE ZERO.
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-42. LOWS ZERO TO
10 ABOVE ZERO.

$$

CAZ273-241330-
MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
523 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING, THEN
                     CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........27-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE MORNING.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........8 BELOW TO 2 ABOVE ZERO.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                     THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........23-33.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........MARGINAL.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 4 BELOW-14 BELOW ZERO. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 29-39. LOWS 4 BELOW TO 6 ABOVE
ZERO. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
34-39. LOWS 7 BELOW TO 3 ABOVE ZERO. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 37-42. LOWS 7 BELOW TO 3 ABOVE ZERO. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 38-43. LOWS 5 BELOW TO
5 ABOVE ZERO.

$$

NVZ459-241330-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
523 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-40.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........6-16.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                     IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........47-57%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 1-11. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 30-40. LOWS 8-18. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
34-39. LOWS 8-18. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 34-39. LOWS 6-16. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 36-41. LOWS 7-17.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (MON JAN 30 THROUGH SUN FEB 5)
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.