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 SUN DEC 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
MONDAY WITH GUSTY WINDS AT TIMES. WARM AND DRY TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. RAIN AND OR SNOW EXPECTED TO RETURN WEDNESDAY EVENING
WITH SHOWERS TRANSITIONING TO ALL SNOW BY CHRISTMAS 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

NVZ467-220000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........49-59.
   MID SLOPE........43-53.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........61-71%.
   MID SLOPE........70-80%.
   24 HR TREND......9% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-42.
   MID SLOPE........42-50.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH. GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........46-56.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........55-65%.
   MID SLOPE........64-74%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 27-32.
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45-50. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29-34. HIGHS 47-57.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 27-32. HIGHS 36-46.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 21-26. HIGHS 29-39.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-29. HIGHS 39-49.

$$

NVZ468-220000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........44-54.
   MID SLOPE........39-49.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........66-76%.
   MID SLOPE........69-79%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-42.
   MID SLOPE........42-50.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........80-90%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........56-66%.
   MID SLOPE........60-70%.
   24 HR TREND......21% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
26-31. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 39-49. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 42-52.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 33-43.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15-25.
HIGHS 27-37.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS 36-46.

$$

NVZ469-220000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-49.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........76-86%.
   MID SLOPE........78-88%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    35 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........34-39.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
   MID SLOPE........87-97%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    35 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE
                    DAY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-49.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........64-73%.
   MID SLOPE........67-77%.
   24 HR TREND......14% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 40 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
24-29. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
36-46. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 38-48.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...BREEZY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS
30-40.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 14-24.
HIGHS 24-34.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11-21. HIGHS 31-41.

$$

NVZ470-220000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........43-53.
   MID SLOPE........39-49.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........63-73%.
   MID SLOPE........67-77%.
   24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    35 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........34-39.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    35 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE
                    DAY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-50.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
   MID SLOPE........58-68%.
   24 HR TREND......10% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 45 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
20-30. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
38-48. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 39-49.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...BREEZY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS
31-41.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 12-22.
HIGHS 26-36.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12-22. HIGHS 32-42.

$$

NVZ454-220000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........44-54.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........68-78%.
   MID SLOPE........71-81%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-42.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........43-53.
   MID SLOPE........39-49.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........58-68%.
   MID SLOPE........64-74%.
   24 HR TREND......18% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
26-31. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 40-50. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 45-55.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21-31.
HIGHS 28-38.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS 28-38.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS 37-47.

$$

NVZ455-220000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE
                    DAY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........46-51.
   MID SLOPE........41-51.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........63-73%.
   MID SLOPE........64-74%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    35 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN
                    THROUGH THE NIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........33-38.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-51.
   MID SLOPE........40-50.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......19% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
22-27. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 41-51. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 42-52.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30.
HIGHS 33-43.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 10-20.
HIGHS 28-38.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10-20. HIGHS 34-44.

$$

NVZ457-220000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........45-55.
   MID SLOPE........41-51.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........61-71%.
   24 HR TREND......11% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-37.
   MID SLOPE........36-44.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........86-96%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........45-55.
   MID SLOPE........42-52.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........53-63%.
   24 HR TREND......11% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                    MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
22-32. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 44-54. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 46-56.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS
37-47.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12-22. HIGHS 32-42.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS 38-48.

$$




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