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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
551 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Drier weather is expected today with a warming trend into Wednesday
as the storm track shifts north. Temperatures will be will above normal
with lighter winds. The storm track shifts south again Friday into
the weekend with an increase in winds and a cooling trend. A Pacific
storm is expected Sunday into Monday with gusty winds, rain and mountain
snow.

Note:  Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds.
Note:  Mixing Heights are in feet above ground level of the valley floors.
Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/?wfo=rev

NVZ450-220030-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
551 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........62-68.
*   Mid Slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
*   Mid Slope........34-44%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming south around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 4100-5100 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........33-42.
*   Mid Slope........34-44.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........75-85%.
*   Mid Slope........66-76%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph becoming southwest around
                     10 mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1700-2500 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........66-71.
*   Mid Slope........62-70.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........29-39%.
*   Mid Slope........29-39%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 3500-4500 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph in the morning becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. Lows 37-44. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 64-69. Lows 37-46.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 61-67. Lows
36-46. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 60-68. Lows 34-43. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Breezy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 57-65.
Lows 30-40.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
50-58.

$$

CAZ272-220030-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
551 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-62.
*   Mid Slope........51-58.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........50-60%.
*   Mid Slope........49-59%.
*   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southwest around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 3600-4600 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25
                     mph in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........27-37.
*   Mid Slope........33-43.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........81-91%.
*   Mid Slope........78-88%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1400-1900 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-65.
*   Mid Slope........55-62.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........42-48%.
*   Mid Slope........38-48%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 3400-4400 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....South 10 to 15 mph in the morning becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. Lows 31-41. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs
56-61. Lows 31-41. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 54-59. Lows
32-42. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 52-58. Lows
30-40. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Windy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs
47-52. Lows 26-36.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Brisk. Chance of snow and rain. Highs
42-48.

$$

NVZ453-220030-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
551 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........61-69.
*   Mid Slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........27-37%.
*   Mid Slope........29-39%.
*   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming south around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1900-2900 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........29-39.
*   Mid Slope........32-42.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........70-80%.
*   Mid Slope........60-70%.
*   24 hr trend......13% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph becoming south around 10
                     mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......2000-3000 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........63-71.
*   Mid Slope........62-70.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........23-33%.
*   Mid Slope........24-34%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 2000-3000 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph in the morning becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 62-70. Lows 35-45.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 59-69. Lows 34-44. South winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 59-69. Lows 33-43. South winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 57-67. Lows
29-39.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 50-60.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-220030-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
551 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-65.
*   Mid Slope........50-60.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........45-55%.
*   Mid Slope........55-65%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast around 10
                     mph with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the
                     south 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Gusts to
                     35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 1900-2900 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....South 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........27-37.
*   Mid Slope........31-41.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........82-92%.
*   Mid Slope........84-94%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1600-2100 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........59-69.
*   Mid Slope........56-64.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........37-47%.
*   Mid Slope........43-53%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 2400-3400 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....South 10 to 15 mph in the morning becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Marginal.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 34-44. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs
56-66. Lows 34-44. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain.
Highs 54-64. Lows 32-42. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Breezy. Chance of rain. Highs 50-60. Lows
27-37.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Brisk. Chance of rain and snow. Highs
43-53.

$$

CAZ271-220030-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
551 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-64.
*   Mid Slope........53-61.
*   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........52-62%.
*   Mid Slope........55-65%.
*   24 hr trend......18% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 3200-4200 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....South 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........25-35.
*   Mid Slope........30-40.
*   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........87-97%.
*   Mid Slope........87-97%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1100-1600 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........59-69.
*   Mid Slope........58-66.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........41-51%.
*   Mid Slope........43-53%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 3800-4800 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....South 10 to 15 mph in the morning becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 32-42. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs
55-65. Lows 32-42. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 52-62. Lows 30-40.
Slope winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 51-61. Lows
30-40. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Breezy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs
48-58. Lows 26-36.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 42-52.

$$

CAZ273-220030-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
551 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-68.
*   Mid Slope........55-65.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-31%.
*   Mid Slope........24-34%.
*   24 hr trend......16% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming south around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 3900-4900 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........23-33.
*   Mid Slope........27-37.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........70-80%.
*   Mid Slope........53-63%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph becoming south around 10
                     mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1500-2000 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........60-70.
*   Mid Slope........57-67.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-29%.
*   Mid Slope........21-31%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 3800-4800 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph in the morning becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Poor.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 27-37. Downslope 2 to 5 mph
becoming southwest around 10 mph after midnight.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 58-68. Lows 27-37.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 58-68. Lows 29-39. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 57-67. Lows 27-37. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Breezy. Slight chance of rain and snow.
Highs 55-65. Lows 24-34.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
48-58.

$$

NVZ459-220030-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
551 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........62-70.
*   Mid Slope........60-68.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-32%.
*   Mid Slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 3300-4300 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........29-39.
*   Mid Slope........32-42.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........63-73%.
*   Mid Slope........49-59%.
*   24 hr trend......9% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph becoming south around 10
                     mph after midnight.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1900-2900 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........66-72.
*   Mid Slope........64-70.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-29%.
*   Mid Slope........20-30%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 2600-3600 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph in the morning becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Poor.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 64-71. Lows 35-45. Slope
winds.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 61-71. Lows 31-41.
South winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 60-68. Lows
28-38.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 52-62.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Tue Nov 28 through Mon Dec 4)
Above normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$

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