Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
300 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

NOTE:  THIS IS A RETRANSMISSION OF THE MORNING FORECAST... IT IS NOT
AN UPDATE. THE FORECAST IS ISSUED ONCE DAILY BY 730 AM IN THE OFFSEASON.


.DISCUSSION...
WARMER TEMPERATURES AND CHANCES FOR AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE FIRST PART OF THE WEEK. A
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE SLOWLY ACROSS THE SIERRA AND GREAT
BASIN FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK FOR COOLER TEMPERATURES AND
GOOD CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

NOTE:  PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS
       HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

NVZ450-021215-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
300 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING MAINLY SOUTH OF CARSON CITY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........37-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........76-86%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
                     MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........70-75.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........21-31%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT SOUTH WINDS.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11500-12500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
38-48. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
68-78. LOWS 39-49. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 63-73. LOWS 39-49. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 59-69. LOWS 37-47. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
59-69. LOWS 36-46.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 60-70.

$$

CAZ272-021215-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
300 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........26-31.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                     LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                     CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........33-43%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12500-13500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
26-31. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 55-65. LOWS
30-40. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 53-58. LOWS 29-34. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 43-53. LOWS 27-32. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 43-53. LOWS 27-32.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 45-55.

$$

NVZ453-021215-
WEST-CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
300 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING MAINLY EAST AND SOUTH OF FALLON.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........38-48.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........70-80%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH DECREASING TO UP TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........71-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........18-27%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT SOUTH WINDS.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
40-50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
69-79. LOWS 40-50. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 67-77. LOWS 39-49. WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 60-70. LOWS 37-47. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
60-70. LOWS 36-46.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 61-71.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-021215-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
300 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........37-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........77-87%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH
                     BECOMING NORTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
                     CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........23-33%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
39-44. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
67-77. LOWS 40-50. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
61-71. LOWS 38-48. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 59-69. LOWS 36-46. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 60-70. LOWS 37-42.

$$

CAZ271-021215-
WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                     EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                     LIGHT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF
                     SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........29-38%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
34-44. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
65-75. LOWS 32-42. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 31-41. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 55-65. LOWS 31-41. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55-65. LOWS 28-33.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 57-67.

$$

CAZ273-021215-
MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                     THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........27-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........87-97%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........60-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........22-32%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......14000-15000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
28-38. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
65-75. LOWS 29-39. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS 61-71. LOWS 31-41. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 55-65. LOWS 28-38. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 54-64. LOWS 28-38.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 54-64.

$$

NVZ459-021215-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                     ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........37-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........77-87%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........22-28%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH
                     WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12500-13500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39-44. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
67-77. LOWS 40-50. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
64-74. LOWS 40-50. SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 58-68. LOWS 37-47. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE SNOW SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 36-41.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 56-66.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SUN MAY 8 THROUGH SAT MAY 14)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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