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 TUE MAR 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL SPREAD SNOW SHOWERS ACROSS
NORTHERN NEVADA EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN PASS OVER EAST-CENTRAL
NEVADA DURING THE MID TO LATE MORNING HOURS. COLD AND DRY TONIGHT
INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING...WITH WARMER AND CONTINUED DRY CONDITIONS
FOR THE LATTER HALF OF THE WEEK.


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

NVZ467-040000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........38-48.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........25-35%.
   MID SLOPE........32-42%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........12-22.
   MID SLOPE........17-27.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........75-85%.
   MID SLOPE........56-66%.
   24 HR TREND......15% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........45-50.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........17-25%.
   MID SLOPE........21-30%.
   24 HR TREND......16% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 16-26. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS
2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 49-59. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-31. HIGHS 50-60.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27-32. HIGHS 56-61.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 56-61.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29-34. HIGHS 56-61.

$$

NVZ468-040000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........34-44.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........31-41%.
   MID SLOPE........34-44%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........12-17.
   MID SLOPE........14-24.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
   MID SLOPE........68-78%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........20-29%.
   MID SLOPE........23-33%.
   24 HR TREND......19% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 12-22. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45-55. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24-29. HIGHS 49-59.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27-32. HIGHS 50-60.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 50-60.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 53-63.

$$

NVZ469-040000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-38.
   MID SLOPE........25-35.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
   MID SLOPE........44-54%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........9-14.
   MID SLOPE........11-21.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........78-88%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........33-43.
   MID SLOPE........29-39.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........25-35%.
   MID SLOPE........28-38%.
   24 HR TREND......17% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 14-19. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 41-51. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23-28. HIGHS 45-55.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 47-57.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-31. HIGHS 47-57.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27-32. HIGHS 50-60.

$$

NVZ470-040000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-40.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
   MID SLOPE........42-52%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 40 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........6-16.
   MID SLOPE........11-21.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
   MID SLOPE........73-83%.
   24 HR TREND......8% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
                    25 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-42.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........25-34%.
   MID SLOPE........28-38%.
   24 HR TREND......16% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 11-21. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 42-52. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 44-54.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 46-56.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 46-56.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 47-57.

$$

NVZ454-040000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........33-43.
   MID SLOPE........29-39.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
   MID SLOPE........39-49%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........5-15.
   MID SLOPE........13-23.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
   MID SLOPE........65-75%.
   24 HR TREND......19% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........20-29%.
   MID SLOPE........22-31%.
   24 HR TREND......21% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 9-19. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 46-56. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 49-59.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 51-61.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 51-61.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 53-63.

$$

NVZ455-040000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-38.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
   MID SLOPE........47-57%.
   24 HR TREND......12% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........3-13.
   MID SLOPE........10-20.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
   MID SLOPE........75-85%.
   24 HR TREND......9% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-40.
   MID SLOPE........27-37.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........28-36%.
   MID SLOPE........31-41%.
   24 HR TREND......15% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 6-16. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 42-52. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS 44-54.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 47-57.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 21-31. HIGHS 47-57.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 49-59.

$$

NVZ457-040000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
                    SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-47.
   MID SLOPE........31-41.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
   MID SLOPE........40-50%.
   24 HR TREND......15% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........7-17.
   MID SLOPE........11-21.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........80-90%.
   MID SLOPE........73-83%.
   24 HR TREND......16% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-50.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........20-30%.
   MID SLOPE........24-34%.
   24 HR TREND......15% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 11-21. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 48-58. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23-28. HIGHS 51-61.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 53-63.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 53-63.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS 54-64.

$$




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