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 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
000
FNUS55 KREV 161252
FWFREV

Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
552 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Low pressure will gradually develop near the California Coast late
this week and strengthen over the weekend. A few thunderstorms are
possible over Mono County Wednesday and Thursday. These will spread
north and east reaching the Oregon Border by Saturday. The thunderstorms
are expected to be slow moving and wet. Temperatures and humidity
will be near to slightly above average into next week.

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

NVZ450-170030-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
552 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-92.
*   Mid Slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-22%.
*   Mid Slope........14-24%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming northeast around 10 mph
                     with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear. Isolated
                     thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
*   Mid Slope........52-62.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........73-83%.
*   Mid Slope........39-49%.
*   24 hr trend......6-8% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-94.
*   Mid Slope........81-91.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-18%.
*   Mid Slope........13-21%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 49-59. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 88-96. Lows 49-59. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs 86-96. Lows 48-58. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
86-92. Lows 44-54.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 84-94.

$$

CAZ272-170030-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
552 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........74-82.
*   Mid Slope........70-78.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-34%.
*   Mid Slope........26-36%.
*   24 hr trend......2-4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming northeast around 10 mph
                     with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........38-48.
*   Mid Slope........43-53.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........85-100%.
*   Mid Slope........48-58%.
*   24 hr trend......6-8% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming
                     downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........75-83.
*   Mid Slope........71-79.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-31%.
*   Mid Slope........24-34%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16000-17000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 42-52. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 76-86. Lows 42-52. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 76-84. Lows 42-52. South winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 75-83. Lows 41-51. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 73-81. Lows 37-47.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 73-81.

$$

NVZ453-170030-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
552 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid Slope........83-93.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-18%.
*   Mid Slope........10-20%.
*   24 hr trend......3-4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming north around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming north 10 to 15 mph with
                     gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
*   Mid Slope........52-62.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........50-60%.
*   Mid Slope........34-44%.
*   24 hr trend......3-5% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid Slope........85-95.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-14%.
*   Mid Slope........9-16%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......14500-15500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 52-62. North winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 90-97. Lows 52-62. Northwest winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 90-98. Lows 53-63. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 87-95. Lows 53-63. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs 87-95. Lows 52-62.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-170030-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
552 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-92.
*   Mid Slope........79-87.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-22%.
*   Mid Slope........15-23%.
*   24 hr trend......3-4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming northwest around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming north around 10 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......14500-15500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
*   Mid Slope........48-58.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........77-87%.
*   Mid Slope........36-46%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid Slope........82-90.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid Slope........13-18%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15000-16000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 46-56. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 86-96. Lows 46-56. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 87-97. Lows 46-56. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 83-93. Lows 46-56. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs 84-94. Lows 44-54.

$$

CAZ271-170030-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
552 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-90.
*   Mid Slope........78-86.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-24%.
*   Mid Slope........16-26%.
*   24 hr trend......6-8% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming north around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming north around 10 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......14500-15500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........37-47.
*   Mid Slope........45-55.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........85-95%.
*   Mid Slope........47-57%.
*   24 hr trend......6-8% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-94.
*   Mid Slope........80-90.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-21%.
*   Mid Slope........13-23%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16000-17000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 42-52. Northwest winds around 10 mph
in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
86-96. Lows 42-52. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 85-95. Lows 41-51. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 85-95. Lows 40-50. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 82-92. Lows 36-46.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 81-89.

$$

CAZ273-170030-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
552 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........79-89.
*   Mid Slope........73-83.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-20%.
*   Mid Slope........12-22%.
*   24 hr trend......3-5% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming northeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming east 10 to 15 mph with
                     gusts to 30 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......16500-17500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....East 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming clear. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........37-47.
*   Mid Slope........41-51.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........80-90%.
*   Mid Slope........51-61%.
*   24 hr trend......4-6% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph
                     in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
                     in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........78-88.
*   Mid Slope........73-83.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-22%.
*   Mid Slope........14-24%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds around 10 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......17500-18500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 42-52. North
winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 81-91. Lows 42-52. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80-90. Lows 41-51. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 78-88. Lows 40-50. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
77-87. Lows 39-49.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 77-87.

$$

NVZ459-170030-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
552 AM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-94.
*   Mid Slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-16%.
*   Mid Slope........11-17%.
*   24 hr trend......3-5% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming north around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming northeast 10 to 15 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......16000-17000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........49-59.
*   Mid Slope........51-61.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........55-70%.
*   Mid Slope........39-49%.
*   24 hr trend......3-5% drier mid slopes...little change valleys.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
                     downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid Slope........82-92.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-16%.
*   Mid Slope........10-17%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......15500-16500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 53-63. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 88-97. Lows 53-63. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 86-96. Lows 53-63. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 85-95. Lows 52-62. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
84-93. Lows 50-60.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 84-94.

$$

.8 to 14 day outlook for (Wed Aug 23 through Tue Aug 29)
Above normal temperatures and Near 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.