Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
531 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THE WEEKEND, WITH THE FOCUS ON NORTHERN NEVADA.


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

NVZ467-210000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-50.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........66-76%.
   MID SLOPE........77-87%.
   24 HR TREND......13% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-40.
   MID SLOPE........39-47.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........48-58.
   MID SLOPE........42-52.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
   MID SLOPE........69-79%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
                    25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 38-43.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 50-55. WEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31-36. HIGHS 45-55.
.WEDNESDAY...CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 30-35. HIGHS
47-57.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 26-31. HIGHS
35-45.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 18-23. HIGHS
29-39.

$$

NVZ468-210000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-46.
   MID SLOPE........41.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........70-80%.
   MID SLOPE........73-83%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........34-39.
   MID SLOPE........38-46.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........82-92%.
   24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........45-55.
   MID SLOPE........49.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........61-71%.
   MID SLOPE........66-76%.
   24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 38-43.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 42-52. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30-35. HIGHS 42-52.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 29-34.
HIGHS 44-54.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS
32-42.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16-21. HIGHS
29-39.

$$

NVZ469-210000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-44.
   MID SLOPE........29-39.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
   MID SLOPE........74-84%.
   24 HR TREND......13% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........35-43.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
                    25 TO 30 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........45-50.
   MID SLOPE........46.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
   MID SLOPE........73-82%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY AND SNOW. LOWS 36-41. WEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 39-49. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS 39-49.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 28-33.
HIGHS 40-50.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 24-29. HIGHS 31-41.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15-20. HIGHS
27-37.

$$

NVZ470-210000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-45.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........59-69%.
   MID SLOPE........63-73%.
   24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH IN THE MORNING.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........35-43.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........46-51.
   MID SLOPE........47.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........60-70%.
   MID SLOPE........65-75%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                    MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 35-40. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 42-52. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23-33. HIGHS 44-54.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 27-32.
HIGHS 44-54.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 24-29. HIGHS 33-43.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 11-21. HIGHS
29-39.

$$

NVZ454-210000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-47.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........66-76%.
   MID SLOPE........71-81%.
   24 HR TREND......11% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-39.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH
                    THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........46-56.
   MID SLOPE........42-52.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........60-70%.
   MID SLOPE........63-73%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
31-41. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 44-54. WEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS 44-54.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
24-34. HIGHS 46-56.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 22-32.
HIGHS 32-42.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9-19. HIGHS 31-41.

$$

NVZ455-210000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW AND RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-46.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........56-66%.
   MID SLOPE........58-68%.
   24 HR TREND......14% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........34-42.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........48-53.
   MID SLOPE........42-52.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........55-65%.
   MID SLOPE........57-67%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 28-38.
WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 42-52.
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 42-52.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 42-52.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS
36-46.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 10-20. HIGHS
32-42.

$$

NVZ457-210000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........40-50.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........63-73%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-35.
   MID SLOPE........34-42.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........50-55.
   MID SLOPE........42-52.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........56-66%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27-37. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. HIGHS 44-54. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 44-54.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 47-57.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 17-27.
HIGHS 38-48.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9-19. HIGHS 34-44.

$$




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