Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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FNUS55 KREV 262300
FWFREV

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
300 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

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...MILD AND DRY CONDITIONS REMAIN OVER THE REGION
THURSDAY WITH NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT. LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS SET TO
MOVE IN FRIDAY AND SATURDAY WITH INCREASING WINDS, COLDER
TEMPERATURES AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE SIERRA AND LOWER
ELEVATIONS OF NORTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN NEVADA.


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

NVZ450-271515-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
300 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........27-32.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........79-89%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........50-55.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........34-44%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                     GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 24-29. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 42-47. LOWS 21-31. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 42-47. LOWS 18-28. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 47-52. LOWS
19-29. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
41-46. LOWS 19-29.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 43-48.

$$

CAZ272-271515-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
300 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........21-26.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                     MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........41-46.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-23. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 37-42. LOWS
18-28. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 36-41. LOWS 15-25. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 40-45. LOWS
15-25. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 34-39. LOWS
14-24.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 35-40.

$$

NVZ453-271515-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
300 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........26-36.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
                     MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........47-57.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........35-45%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9500-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 25-35. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 41-51. LOWS 23-33. NORTH WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40-50. LOWS 21-31. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 43-53. LOWS
22-32. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
37-47. LOWS 18-28.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 38-48.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-271515-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
300 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........26-31.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                     SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........44-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE MORNING.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-10500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 24-29. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 39-49. LOWS
19-29. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 38-48. LOWS 17-27. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 42-52. LOWS
19-29. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
35-45. LOWS 17-27.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 37-47.

$$

CAZ271-271515-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
300 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........21-26.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
                     THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........43-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-23. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 40-50. LOWS
12-22. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 42-52. LOWS 12-22. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 42-52. LOWS
16-26. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 36-46. LOWS
13-23.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 38-48.

$$

CAZ273-271515-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
300 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........20-30.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH
                     IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
                     THE DAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........45-55.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........23-33%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000-13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 19-29. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 38-48. LOWS 15-25. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 38-48.
LOWS 9-19. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 43-53. LOWS
11-21. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 39-49. LOWS
11-21.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40-50.

$$

NVZ459-271515-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
300 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........26-36.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........47-57.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........26-36%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST WITH
                     GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000-13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 24-34. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 38-48. LOWS 22-32. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 38-48.
LOWS 21-31. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 42-52. LOWS
20-30. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 37-47. LOWS
20-30.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 38-48.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (THU MAR 5 THROUGH WED MAR 11)
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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