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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
910 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

An active weather pattern will continue through much
of the week. A strong storm system today will bring high winds to
most of the state today along with valley rain and mountain snow
for northern and central Nevada. A colder air mass behind a
frontal boundary combined with lingering Pacific moisture will
bring snow to valleys floors Tuesday night and Wednesday. Periods
of snow will persist through Thursday before drier conditions
settle in for end 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

NVZ467-220015-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
910 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-49.
   Mid slope........34-44.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........48-57%.
   Mid slope........51-61%.
   24 hr trend......20% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 45 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the evening, then numerous
                    snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........88-98%.
   Mid slope........82-92%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-41.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........56-64%.
   Mid slope........60-70%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph. Gusts
                         up to 20 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Numerous snow showers. Lows 20-25. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Highs 28-38. .
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 13-23. Highs
29-39. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and snow showers. Lows
20-25. Highs 30-40. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 17-27. Highs 35-40. .
.MONDAY...Snow likely and a chance of rain. Lows 21-31. Highs 35-40.
.

$$

NVZ468-220015-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
910 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........42-52.
   Mid slope........35-45.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........50-60%.
   Mid slope........55-65%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 45 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the evening, then numerous
                    snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........28-36.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........90-100%.
   Mid slope........85-95%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........35.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........60-68%.
   Mid slope........63-71%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Numerous snow showers. Lows 15-25. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Numerous snow showers. Highs 30-35. . Upslope/up valley
winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 9-19. Highs
30-35. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and a slight chance of
snow showers. Lows 12-22. Highs 29-39. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 17-27. Highs 30-40. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Lows 25-30. Highs
35-40. .

$$

NVZ469-220015-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
910 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-49.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........55-65%.
   Mid slope........57-67%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 45 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........20-30.
   Mid slope........24-34.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........90-100%.
   Mid slope........84-94%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph with gusts around
                         25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-39.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........61-71%.
   Mid slope........61-71%.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Numerous snow showers. Lows 13-23. .
Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Numerous snow showers. Highs 23-33. . Upslope/up valley
winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 2-12. Highs
23-33. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 13-18. Highs
26-36. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 20-25. Highs 29-39. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Lows 24-29. Highs
34-39. .

$$

NVZ470-220015-
Eastern Elko County-
910 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms through the day.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-54.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........52-62%.
   Mid slope........52-62%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 45 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the evening, then numerous
                    snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........21-31.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........82-92%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph with gusts around
                         25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........51-61%.
   Mid slope........51-61%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Numerous snow showers. Lows 16-26. . Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Highs 27-37. .
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 8-18. Highs
27-37. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 11-21. Highs
28-38. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 19-24. Highs 30-40. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Lows 23-28. Highs
35-40. .

$$

NVZ454-220015-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
910 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers late in the morning. Slight
                    chance of thunderstorms through the day.
                    Widespread showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-52.
   Mid slope........39-49.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........49-58%.
   Mid slope........52-62%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with
                         gusts to 45 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers in the evening, then
                    numerous snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-30.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........89-99%.
   Mid slope........84-94%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds around 15 mph with gusts around
                         25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........53-62%.
   Mid slope........55-64%.
   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Numerous snow showers. Lows 15-25. . West winds
around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Highs 25-35. .
West winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 11-21. Highs
26-36. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and a slight chance of
snow showers. Lows 15-20. Highs 29-39. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 18-23. Highs 30-40. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 18-28. Highs 31-41. .

$$

NVZ455-220015-
White Pine County-
910 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........45-55.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........48-58%.
   Mid slope........49-59%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
                         gusts to 45 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the evening, then numerous
                    snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........26-36.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........84-94%.
   Mid slope........78-88%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         25 to 30 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........34-44.
   Mid slope........32-42.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........44-53%.
   Mid slope........47-57%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Numerous snow showers. Lows 15-25. . Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers. Highs 28-38. .
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 6-16. Highs
28-38. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
10-20. Highs 31-41. .
.SUNDAY...Snow likely. Lows 13-23. Highs 31-41. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Lows 14-24. Highs
31-41. .

$$

NVZ457-220015-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
910 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-57.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........43-53%.
   Mid slope........49-59%.
   24 hr trend......16% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Windy. Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with
                         gusts to 50 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the evening. Scattered
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........21-31.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........86-96%.
   Mid slope........80-90%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         25 to 30 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-49.
   Mid slope........33-43.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-44%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows
15-25. . Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers. Highs 32-42. .
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows 12-22.
Highs 32-42. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow and a slight chance of
snow showers. Lows 14-24. Highs 34-44. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Lows 14-24. Highs
34-44. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Lows 15-25. Highs
35-45. .

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