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
330 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.DISCUSSION...A persistent flow of Pacific moisture into the Great
Basin region will help create an active weather pattern through
the upcoming weekend. Freezing rain will be a possibility across
some valleys before precipitation changes over to rain tonight.
The mountains of Elko County are expected to accumulate around a
foot of snow by Saturday.


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

NVZ467-090000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
330 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-41.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
   MID SLOPE........65-75%.
   24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         25 TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-37.
   MID SLOPE........35-43.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
   MID SLOPE........82-92%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........46-51.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........60-70%.
   MID SLOPE........67-77%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 29-39. . SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 38-48. .
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS
38-48. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 35-45.
.
.TUESDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 40-45. .
.WEDNESDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 37-47. .

$$

NVZ468-090000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........36-41.
   MID SLOPE........38.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........58-68%.
   MID SLOPE........64-74%.
   24 HR TREND......14% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE
                    EVENING. RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........35-43.
   24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
   MID SLOPE........81-91%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-51.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........63-73%.
   MID SLOPE........66-76%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 28-38. . SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 38-48. . SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS
38-48. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 35-45.
.
.TUESDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 35-45. .
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 39-49. .

$$

NVZ469-090000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-40.
   MID SLOPE........27-37.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........55-65%.
   MID SLOPE........57-67%.
   24 HR TREND......23% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4
                         TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-35.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......20 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
   MID SLOPE........82-92%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-46.
   MID SLOPE........42.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........61-71%.
   MID SLOPE........62-72%.
   24 HR TREND......9% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 30-35. . SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 34-44. . WEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS
34-44. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
31-41. .
.TUESDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS 31-41. .
.WEDNESDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 35-45. .

$$

NVZ470-090000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-39.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........47-57%.
   MID SLOPE........52-62%.
   24 HR TREND......20% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........25-30.
   MID SLOPE........30-38.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
   MID SLOPE........81-91%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-46.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........52-62%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4
                         TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 28-33. . SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 35-45. . WEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
35-45. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS
34-44. .
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS
34-44. .
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
38-48. .

$$

NVZ454-090000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
330 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING. SNOW THROUGH THE
                    DAY. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING
                    RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-44.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........57-67%.
   24 HR TREND......16% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN, SNOW AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
                    FREEZING RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN RAIN AND
                    SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........26-36.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........81-91%.
   MID SLOPE........76-86%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
                         WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-52.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........54-64%.
   24 HR TREND......4% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 32-37. . SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 39-49. .
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 39-49.
.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 42-47.
.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 26-31. HIGHS
42-47. .
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS
41-51. .

$$

NVZ455-090000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
330 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-42.
   MID SLOPE........28-38.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........34-44%.
   MID SLOPE........38-48%.
   24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
                    SNOW AND RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........24-29.
   MID SLOPE........28-36.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........77-87%.
   MID SLOPE........70-80%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........35-45%.
   MID SLOPE........41-51%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 27-32.
. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS 43-53. .
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21-26. HIGHS
42-52. .
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
43-53. .
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 23-28. HIGHS
43-53. .
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS
42-52. .

$$

NVZ457-090000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
330 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........25-35%.
   MID SLOPE........32-42%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-32.
   MID SLOPE........30-38.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........66-76%.
   MID SLOPE........60-70%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
                         GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-52.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........31-41%.
   MID SLOPE........38-48%.
   24 HR TREND......14% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 25-35.
. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 46-56. .
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 46-56.
.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS
44-54. .
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS
44-54. .
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS
45-55. .

$$



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