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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
519 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
THE BEGINNING OF A STRONG WINTER STORM IS MOVING INTO THE REGION THIS
MORNING WITH WITH SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATION AND GUSTY WINDS TO
CONTINUE IN BOTH THE SIERRA AND WESTERN NEVADA THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING. DRYING WILL TAKE PLACE STARTING TUESDAY WITH LITTLE TO NO
ADDITIONAL PRECIPITATION THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK. STRONG INVERSIONS
WITH LIGHT WINDS ARE LIKELY TO DEVELOP FROM MIDWEEK THROUGH NEXT
WEEKEND.


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

NVZ450-231330-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
519 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........69-79%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 75 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6500-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........20-25.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED
                     SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-35.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........57-67%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 12-22.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
28-33. LOWS 10-20. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 28-33. LOWS 8-18. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
30-35. LOWS 8-18. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-37. LOWS 8-18.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 33-38.

$$

CAZ272-231330-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
519 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........26-31.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........71-81%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 35 TO 55 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 130
                     MPH DECREASING TO 110 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......8500-9500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 50 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........16-26.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 95 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 75 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING,
                     THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........25-30.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 5-15. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
25-30. LOWS 1 BELOW TO 9 ABOVE ZERO. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 28-33. LOWS 1-11. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
28-33. LOWS 2-12. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 33-38. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE
ZERO.

$$

NVZ453-231330-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
519 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN BELOW 4000 FEET IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........35-40.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........67-77%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6000-7000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........20-30.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........33-38.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6500-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 8-18.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
31-36. LOWS 5-15. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 30-35. LOWS 6-16. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
25-35. LOWS 6-16. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 27-37. LOWS 4-14.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-231330-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
519 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW IN THE MORNING, THEN SNOW LIKELY IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........16-26.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........95-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. ISOLATED
                     SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........26-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........60-70%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6500-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 11-21. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
28-33. LOWS 5-15. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 24-34. LOWS 5-15. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
29-34. LOWS 5-15. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 27-37. LOWS 1-11.

$$

CAZ271-231330-
WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
519 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW IN THE MORNING, THEN SNOW LIKELY IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........68-78%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 85 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 65 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* VENTILATION........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........14-24.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                     THE EVENING.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
                     MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........31-36.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7000-8000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 1-11. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
30-35. LOWS 4 BELOW TO 6 ABOVE ZERO. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 32-37. LOWS 2 BELOW TO 8 ABOVE
ZERO. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
33-38. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE ZERO. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 36-41. LOWS 3-13.

$$

CAZ273-231330-
MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
519 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........29-34.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........64-74%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 40 TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 140
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......9000-10000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH.
* VENTILATION........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........10-20.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 50 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 110
                     MPH DECREASING TO 90 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN SCATTERED
                     SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........27-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                     MPH IN THE MORNING.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......10000-11000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 8 BELOW TO
2 ABOVE ZERO. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
24-34. LOWS 4 BELOW-14 BELOW ZERO. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS 9 BELOW TO 1 ABOVE
ZERO. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
33-38. LOWS 7 BELOW TO 3 ABOVE ZERO. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 37-42. LOWS 7 BELOW TO
3 ABOVE ZERO.

$$

NVZ459-231330-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
519 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN BELOW 4000 FEET IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........34-39.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........62-72%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 75 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......6500-7500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* VENTILATION........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER
                     MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........21-31.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH
                     DECREASING TO 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
*   VALLEYS..........30-40.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
*   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
*   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
                     MPH.
*   RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
                     MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......7500-8500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* VENTILATION........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
7-17. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
27-37. LOWS 5-15. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 31-36. LOWS 6-16. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 33-38. LOWS 6-16. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 34-39. LOWS 5-15.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 35-40.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (SUN JAN 29 THROUGH SAT FEB 4)
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
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