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

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3
000
FNUS55 KLKN 211010
FWFLKN

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
210 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...A storm system will begin to spread snow across
northern and central Nevada later today and Monday. A stronger
storm system will impact the region on Thursday bringing more
snow.



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

NVZ467-220015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
210 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Chance of snow showers in the morning. Snow
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-44.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........39-48%.
   Mid slope........45-55%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers in the evening, then snow showers
                    likely after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........28-33.
   Mid slope........31-39.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........81-91%.
   Mid slope........78-88%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........42-47.
   Mid slope........32-42.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........49-58%.
   Mid slope........57-67%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 23-28. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs 44-49. .
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Lows 30-35.
Highs 45-55. .
.THURSDAY...Snow with rain likely. Lows 29-34. Highs 41-51. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 22-27. Highs
35-45. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 22-27. Highs
37-47. .

$$

NVZ468-220015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
210 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-42.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........41-51%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-29.
   Mid slope........30-38.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........89-99%.
   Mid slope........82-92%.
   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds around 15 mph in the evening
                         becoming downslope/down valley winds 2 to
                         5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers likely in the morning. Chance of
                    snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........40-45.
   Mid slope........30-40.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........55-65%.
   Mid slope........61-71%.
   24 hr trend......15% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
22-27. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs 38-48.
. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Lows 27-32.
Highs 44-54. .
.THURSDAY...Snow likely and a chance of rain. Lows 28-33. Highs
38-48. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 20-25. Highs
31-41. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 20-25. Highs
35-45. .

$$

NVZ469-220015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
210 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-35.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........44-54%.
   Mid slope........45-55%.
   24 hr trend......6% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........20-25.
   Mid slope........25-33.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........85-95%.
   Mid slope........81-91%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers in the morning, then chance of
                    snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........26-36.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........58-67%.
   Mid slope........62-72%.
   24 hr trend......17% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 19-24. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 38-43. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 20-30. Highs 36-46.
.
.THURSDAY...Snow. Lows 25-30. Highs 36-46. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
29-39. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 11-21. Highs
30-40. .

$$

NVZ470-220015-
Eastern Elko County-
210 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-37.
   Mid slope........22-32.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........39-46%.
   Mid slope........42-50%.
   24 hr trend......6% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........19-24.
   Mid slope........24-32.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........81-91%.
   Mid slope........76-86%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Snow showers in the morning. Chance of snow
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-41.
   Mid slope........37.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........50-59%.
   Mid slope........55-65%.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 18-23. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 38-43. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 22-27. Highs 35-45.
.
.THURSDAY...Snow. Lows 25-30. Highs 35-45. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 17-22. Highs
31-41. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 16-21. Highs
30-40. .

$$

NVZ454-220015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
210 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-41.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........38-48%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........18-28.
   Mid slope........24-34.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........81-91%.
   Mid slope........76-86%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
                    morning. Slight chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-46.
   Mid slope........32-42.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........49-59%.
   Mid slope........53-63%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 15-25. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 44-49. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Lows
19-29. Highs 45-55. .
.THURSDAY...Snow likely and a chance of rain. Lows 26-31. Highs
38-48. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 14-24. Highs
32-42. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 13-23. Highs
34-44. .

$$

NVZ455-220015-
White Pine County-
210 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-36.
   Mid slope........22-32.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........44-54%.
   Mid slope........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........9-19.
   Mid slope........15-25.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........78-88%.
   Mid slope........72-82%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........37-42.
   Mid slope........29-39.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........48-58%.
   Mid slope........53-63%.
   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 11-21. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 39-44. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 16-26. Highs 36-46. .
.THURSDAY...Breezy. Snow likely and a chance of rain. Lows 19-29.
Highs 36-46. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 10-20. Highs
34-44. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows 9-19. Highs
35-45. .

$$

NVZ457-220015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
210 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-42.
   Mid slope........26-36.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-38%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......14% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........16-26.
   Mid slope........21-31.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........72-82%.
   Mid slope........66-76%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers in the
                    morning. Slight chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-49.
   Mid slope........32-42.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-44%.
   Mid slope........43-53%.
   24 hr trend......23% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 17-27. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 43-53. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 20-30. Highs 45-55. .
.THURSDAY...Snow likely and a chance of rain. Lows 20-30. Highs
41-51. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows 13-23. Highs
37-47. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 14-24. Highs 39-49. .

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.