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
512 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A strong Pacific system that brought rain and snow to most of the
region is moving east today. Snow showers will linger through the
overnight hours but additional accumulations will be light. After a
brief dry period Friday...another storm system will begin moving
into the region late Saturday. This one will bring snow to many areas
Sunday and Monday.

Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://weather.gov/reno

NVZ450-231315-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
512 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the
                     morning, then isolated snow showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........35-40.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........55-63%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........13-23.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........87-97%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........31-36.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........47-57%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     in the morning.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 11-21. Northwest winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 36-41. Lows 15-25. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 37-42. Lows 19-24.
South winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Snow likely. Highs 37-42. Lows 20-25. East winds around
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs 37-42. Lows
20-25.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
37-42.

$$

CAZ272-231315-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
512 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the
                     morning, then isolated snow showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........25-30.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........64-74%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 65 mph.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........3-13.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........89-99%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 55 mph
                     decreasing to 35 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........22-27.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........58-68%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 2 below
to 8 above zero. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 28-33. Lows 9-19. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow likely. Highs 27-32. Lows 12-22. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Snow likely. Highs 27-32. Lows 11-16. Southeast winds
10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow likely. Highs 28-33. Lows 12-22.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
29-34.

$$

NVZ453-231315-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
512 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........35-45.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........51-61%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds up to 10 mph increasing to west
                     10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........18-23.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........89-99%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........34-39.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........44-54%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 13-23.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 34-44. Lows 17-27. South winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 36-46. Lows 19-29.
East winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Highs 37-47. Lows
20-30. East winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs 37-47. Lows
22-27.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
37-47.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-231315-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
512 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........29-39.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........60-70%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds up to 10 mph increasing to west
                     with gusts to 35 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the
                     afternoon. Gusts up to 35 mph.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........12-22.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........89-99%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........27-37.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........51-61%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                     in the morning.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 8-18. Northwest winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 31-41. Lows
14-24. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 31-41. Lows 14-24. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 30-40. Lows 16-26. East
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs 32-42. Lows 17-27.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
32-42.

$$

CAZ271-231315-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
512 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........28-38.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........61-71%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds up to 10 mph increasing to west
                     with gusts to 30 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........3-13.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........92-99%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph
                     decreasing to 25 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the
                     morning, then isolated snow showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........26-36.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........48-58%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph in the morning becoming light.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows zero to 10 above zero. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Highs 31-41. Lows
7-17. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 31-41. Lows 8-18. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Snow likely. Highs 35-40. Lows 12-22. East winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow likely. Highs 37-42. Lows 9-19.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
37-42.

$$

CAZ273-231315-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
512 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated snow showers through the day.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........30-40.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........40-50%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 75 mph
                     decreasing to 60 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........4 below to 6 above zero.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........89-99%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 60 mph
                     decreasing to 40 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........25-35.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........41-51%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                     the morning.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows
2 below-12 below zero. West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 34-44. Lows 1-11. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 34-44. Lows 7-17.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Snow likely. Highs 33-43. Lows 13-23. Southeast winds
15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs 34-44. Lows
6-16.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
34-44.

$$

NVZ459-231315-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
512 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated snow showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........35-45.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........39-49%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds up to 10 mph increasing to west
                     15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........16-26.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........79-89%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15
                     mph after midnight. Gusts up to 40 mph.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........31-41.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........37-47%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 13-23. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 35-45. Lows 17-27. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 36-46. Lows 19-29.
North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Highs 40-45. Lows
20-30. Southeast winds 20 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs 41-46. Lows
18-28.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs
40-45.

$$

.8 to 14 day outlook for (WED MAR 1 THROUGH TUE MAR 7)
Below normal temperatures and Near normal precipitation.

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$$

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