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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
347 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...An unsettled, cool and wet weather pattern will
continue across northern and central Nevada through the end of
this week. Look for conditions to slowly improve over the
weekend with temperatures warming into the 60s for many
locations.



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

NVZ467-281115-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
347 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........29-34.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........74-84%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers in the
                    morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........46-56.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........26-35%.
   Mid slope........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
                         25 mph in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........28-33.
   Mid slope........32-40.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........74-84%.
   Mid slope........64-74%.
   24 hr trend......13% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........59-64.
   Mid slope........48-58.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........20-26%.
   Mid slope........23-32%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 34-39. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 64-74. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-42. Highs 64-74. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39-44. Highs 60-70. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-45. Highs 65-75. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41-46. Highs 68-78. .

$$

NVZ468-281115-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
347 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........28-33.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........77-87%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         25 to 30 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers in the morning. Scattered
                    showers and isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........42-52.
   Mid slope........35-45.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........35-45%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........31-39.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........75-85%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-60.
   Mid slope........44-54.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........24-32%.
   Mid slope........29-39%.
   24 hr trend......17% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 32-37. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 60-70. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31-41. Highs 60-70. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 36-41. Highs 57-67.
.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36-41. Highs 64-74. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38-43. Highs 68-78. .

$$

NVZ469-281115-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
347 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-30.
   Mid slope........29-37.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........77-87%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         to 35 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers through the day.
                    Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........37-47.
   Mid slope........33-43.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........40-50%.
   Mid slope........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Isolated showers in the evening.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........23-28.
   Mid slope........27-35.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........84-94%.
   Mid slope........77-87%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........45-55.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-35%.
   Mid slope........29-39%.
   24 hr trend......14% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 29-34. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered showers. Highs 55-65. . West winds
around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 28-38. Highs 55-65.
.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 34-39. Highs 53-63.
.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34-39. Highs 58-68. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-41. Highs 65-75. .

$$

NVZ470-281115-
Eastern Elko County-
347 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........29-37.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........78-88%.
   Mid slope........72-82%.
   24 hr trend......11% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
                         40 mph in the evening.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers through the day.
                    Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-48.
   Mid slope........32-42.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-46%.
   Mid slope........41-51%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 35 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Numerous snow showers in the
                    evening. Isolated snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........26-31.
   Mid slope........29-37.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........78-88%.
   Mid slope........70-80%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                         35 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........48-53.
   Mid slope........49.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-35%.
   Mid slope........29-39%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming north around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 31-36. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered showers. Highs 53-63. . Upslope/up
valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 33-43. Highs 53-63.
.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 33-43. Highs 53-63.
.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34-44. Highs 55-65. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40-45. Highs 60-70. .

$$

NVZ454-281115-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
347 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........28-33.
   Mid slope........27-37.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........78-88%.
   Mid slope........72-82%.
   24 hr trend......22% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         to 35 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers in the
                    morning. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........45-50.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-42%.
   Mid slope........35-45%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts
                         25 to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-30.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........72-82%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts 25 to 30 mph in the evening.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-59.
   Mid slope........46-56.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........23-28%.
   Mid slope........25-32%.
   24 hr trend......13% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 26-36. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 59-69. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-42. Highs 59-69. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39-44. Highs 57-67. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39-44. Highs 64-74. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41-46. Highs 68-78. .

$$

NVZ455-281115-
White Pine County-
347 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-30.
   Mid slope........25-35.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........67-77%.
   24 hr trend......22% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         to 35 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous snow showers in the morning, then
                    widespread snow showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........41-51.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........32-42%.
   Mid slope........37-47%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                         35 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Widespread snow showers in the
                    evening. Isolated snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........24-29.
   Mid slope........24-34.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........79-89%.
   Mid slope........69-79%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds around 15 mph with gusts 25 to
                         30 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........46-56.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........24-30%.
   Mid slope........26-35%.
   24 hr trend......13% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming north around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 27-32. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 58-68. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34-39. Highs 58-68. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34-39. Highs 57-67. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34-39. Highs 61-71. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-40. Highs 65-75. .

$$

NVZ457-281115-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
347 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........25-35.
   Mid slope........28-38.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........64-74%.
   Mid slope........57-67%.
   24 hr trend......44% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 45 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........49-59.
   Mid slope........42-52.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........16-26%.
   Mid slope........23-33%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. North winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up
                         to 25 mph increasing to 40 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........21-31.
   Mid slope........26-36.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........65-75%.
   Mid slope........58-68%.
   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. North winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 40 mph in the evening becoming
                         downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........55-65.
   Mid slope........48-58.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........14-24%.
   Mid slope........18-28%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts 25 to 30
                         mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 26-36. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 67-77. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to
8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34-44. Highs 67-77. .
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-45. Highs 63-73. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 70-80. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 72-82. .

$$


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