Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
531 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...BREEZY TO LOCALLY WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS NEVADA
TODAY...WITH MORE VALLEY RAIN AND MODERATE MOUNTAIN SNOW ACROSS
NORTHEASTERN NEVADA. WARM AND DRY TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO NORTHERN NEVADA WEDNESDAY
NIGHT...WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF SNOW OVER MUCH OF THE REGION
CHRISTMAS BY MORNING.


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

NVZ467-230000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
                    RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........51-56.
   MID SLOPE........41-51.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........65-75%.
   24 HR TREND......12% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-35.
   MID SLOPE........34-42.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-52.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........57-67%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28-33. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
49-59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 35-45.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14-19. HIGHS 32-42.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 24-29.
HIGHS 37-47.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS
37-47.

$$

NVZ468-230000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE
                    DAY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........46.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........58-68%.
   MID SLOPE........62-72%.
   24 HR TREND......19% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
                    25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........27-32.
   MID SLOPE........33-41.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
   MID SLOPE........80-90%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........44-49.
   MID SLOPE........44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........47-57%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27-32. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
44-54. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 32-42.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 10-20.
HIGHS 28-38.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
20-25. HIGHS 32-42.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 24-29. HIGHS
32-42.

$$

NVZ469-230000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN IN THE MORNING. SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN
                    LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-49.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........64-74%.
   MID SLOPE........67-77%.
   24 HR TREND......15% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........24-29.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-46.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
   MID SLOPE........50-60%.
   24 HR TREND......17% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26-31. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 39-49. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...BREEZY. SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 31-41.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 7-17.
HIGHS 27-37.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
11-21. HIGHS 28-38.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
28-38.

$$

NVZ470-230000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN IN THE MORNING. SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN
                    LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-51.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........59-69%.
   24 HR TREND......10% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 50 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-27.
   MID SLOPE........27-35.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
   MID SLOPE........81-91%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN
                    VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-45.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
   MID SLOPE........46-56%.
   24 HR TREND......17% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-27. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 39-49. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...BREEZY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS
32-42.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 7-17.
HIGHS 28-38.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
10-20. HIGHS 29-39.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-25. HIGHS
30-40.

$$

NVZ454-230000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........61-71%.
   MID SLOPE........66-76%.
   24 HR TREND......14% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........26-31.
   MID SLOPE........31-39.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........46-51.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-53%.
   MID SLOPE........45-54%.
   24 HR TREND......18% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 47-57. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 28-38.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9-19. HIGHS 28-38.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11-21. HIGHS 33-43.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS
33-43.

$$

NVZ455-230000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-51.
   MID SLOPE........39-49.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........55-65%.
   MID SLOPE........58-68%.
   24 HR TREND......15% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 40 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-27.
   MID SLOPE........27-35.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........80-90%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-45.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
   MID SLOPE........40-50%.
   24 HR TREND......17% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23-28. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 46-51. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS
4 TO 8 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 32-42.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 11-16.
HIGHS 28-38.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7-17. HIGHS 29-39.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 14-24.
HIGHS 33-43.

$$

NVZ457-230000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........46-56.
   MID SLOPE........41-51.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........47-57%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......9% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 45 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........27-32.
   MID SLOPE........30-38.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                    MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
   MID SLOPE........40-50%.
   24 HR TREND......7% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24-34. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 48-58. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS
4 TO 8 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 35-45.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9-19. HIGHS 32-42.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12-22. HIGHS 38-48.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 17-27.
HIGHS 38-48.

$$




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