Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
606 AM PDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Well above normal temperatures will continue through the weekend
with moderate to poor mid slope recoveries for the next several
nights. Late-day thunderstorms will mostly be over the Sierra crest
south of Tahoe through Saturday. By Sunday, there will be a more
widespread threat of thunderstorms into the Tahoe Basin, northeast
California and Sierra Front as well. Increasing chances for dry and
gusty winds next week with the breakdown of the upper ridge.


Note:  Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds.
Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/?wfo=rev

NVZ450-230100-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
606 AM PDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........90-98.
*   Mid Slope........85-95.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-16%.
*   Mid Slope........10-16%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
    mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......17000-18000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........48-58.
*   Mid Slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........54-64%.
*   Mid Slope........19-29%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the evening.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........93-101.
*   Mid Slope........89-99.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-16%.
*   Mid Slope........10-16%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........East winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
    mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......18000-19000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 52-62. Northwest winds around 10 mph in
the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 94-102. Lows 52-62. North winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 94-102. Lows 53-63. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Highs 90-98. Lows 51-61. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 85-95. Lows 49-59.

$$

CAZ272-230100-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
606 AM PDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........78-88.
*   Mid Slope........73-83.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-23%.
*   Mid Slope........16-26%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming east around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16000-17000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....East 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-51.
*   Mid Slope........50-60.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........70-80%.
*   Mid Slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......39% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
    mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........79-89.
*   Mid Slope........79-85.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-24%.
*   Mid Slope........16-26%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......17000-18000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 44-53. West winds around 10 mph in the
evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs
82-92. Lows 44-54. Slope winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 79-89. Lows 46-56. West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Highs 76-86. Lows 44-54. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 72-82. Lows 42-52.

$$

NVZ453-230100-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
606 AM PDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........90-100.
*   Mid Slope........89-99.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........7-13%.
*   Mid Slope........8-13%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
*   Mid Slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
*   Mid Slope........19-29%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
    mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........93-103.
*   Mid Slope........91-101.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........6-13%.
*   Mid Slope........8-13%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
    mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16500-17500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 50-60. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 95-105. Lows 50-60. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 96-106. Lows 54-64. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Highs 96-106. Lows 54-64. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 90-100. Lows 52-62.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-230100-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
606 AM PDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid Slope........83-93.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-15%.
*   Mid Slope........10-15%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
    mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15000-16000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-57.
*   Mid Slope........55-65.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........58-68%.
*   Mid Slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......10% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
    mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........90-100.
*   Mid Slope........85-95.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-15%.
*   Mid Slope........11-16%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....East winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
    mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16500-17500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 48-58. North winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 93-103. Lows 48-58. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 93-103. Lows 50-60. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Highs 88-98. Lows 48-58. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 85-95. Lows 47-57.

$$

CAZ271-230100-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
606 AM PDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid Slope........84-92.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-18%.
*   Mid Slope........10-18%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
*   Mid Slope........52-62.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........67-77%.
*   Mid Slope........24-34%.
*   24 hr trend......16% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the evening.
*   Ridge Top........East winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
    after midnight.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid Slope........85-93.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-19%.
*   Mid Slope........11-19%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....East winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the morning.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16500-17500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 44-54. West winds around 10 mph in the
evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 89-99. Lows 44-54. South winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 89-99. Lows 44-54. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Highs 83-93. Lows 42-52. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 80-90. Lows 40-50.

$$

CAZ273-230100-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
606 AM PDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-97.
*   Mid Slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-18%.
*   Mid Slope........7-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
    mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.
* Mixing Height......19000-20000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly clear. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-53.
*   Mid Slope........52-62.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........71-81%.
*   Mid Slope........25-35%.
*   24 hr trend......18% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
    mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Slight
                     chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid Slope........83-93.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-18%.
*   Mid Slope........7-17%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.
* Mixing Height......18500-19500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming clear.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows
48-58. West winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming downslope
2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 90-100. Lows 46-56. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
91-101. Lows 45-55. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Highs 86-96. Lows 44-54. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 84-94. Lows 42-52.

$$

NVZ459-230100-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
606 AM PDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........90-100.
*   Mid Slope........88-98.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........7-13%.
*   Mid Slope........8-13%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......18500-19500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-64.
*   Mid Slope........63-73.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........37-47%.
*   Mid Slope........18-28%.
*   24 hr trend......15% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     in the evening.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........94-102.
*   Mid Slope........92-100.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........6-13%.
*   Mid Slope........7-12%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
    mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......19000-20000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 54-64. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 95-105. Lows 54-64. North winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 94-104. Lows 54-64. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Highs 92-102. Lows 52-62. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Highs 90-100. Lows 49-59.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Thu Jun 29 through Wed Jul 5)
Near normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$

Hoon

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