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

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FNUS55 KLKN 202201
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
301 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...Isolated storms are possible mainly in zone 455 this
afternoon/evening. Slight chance of an isolated storm redeveloping
Friday in far southeast 470 and eastern 455. Minimum daytime RH will
range from 8 to 16 percent on Friday and Saturday while winds remain
below the critical threshold. Monsoon moisture will increase across
Nevada over the weekend into early next week. Fire Weather Watch my
be necessary for Sunday as coverage of isolated to scattered dry
storms expected increase across central & eastern FWZs. Wetter
storm environment expected Monday into Tuesday.

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

NVZ467-211215-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
301 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........57-62.
*   Mid slope........57-67.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........31-41%.
*   Mid slope........22-32%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-13%.
*   Mid slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......10000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........54-64.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........31-41%.
*   Mid slope........21-31%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........91-96.
*   Mid slope........84-94.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-13%.
*   Mid slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......10000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 61-66. Northeast winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 93-98. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
62-72. Highs 92-102.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
62-67. Highs 90-100.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 59-64. Highs 87-97.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 59-64. Highs 86-96.

$$

NVZ468-211215-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
301 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
*   Mid slope........57-67.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
*   Mid slope........18-28%.
*   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts around 25 mph
                     in the evening becoming downslope/down valley
                     winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-97.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-63.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........35-45%.
*   Mid slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........90-100.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....North 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 54-64. Northeast winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 92-102. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
65-70. Highs 92-102.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
61-66. Highs 89-99.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 58-63. Highs 86-96.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 58-63. Highs 86-96.

$$

NVZ469-211215-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
301 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........48-58.
*   Mid slope........54-64.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........44-54%.
*   Mid slope........33-43%.
*   24 hr trend......14% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-16%.
*   Mid slope........13-22%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
*   Mid slope........56-66.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........46-56%.
*   Mid slope........34-44%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-17%.
*   Mid slope........14-23%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows
49-59. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
87-97. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 87-97.
.TUESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows 53-63. Highs
85-95.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows 50-60. Highs
82-92.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
49-59. Highs 83-93.

$$

NVZ470-211215-
Eastern Elko County-
301 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms
                     in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........59-69.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........40-50%.
*   Mid slope........29-39%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts up
                     to 20 mph in the evening.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny slight chance of an
                     isolated thunderstorm in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-89.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........15-21%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........43-53%.
*   Mid slope........29-39%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny. Isolated dry thunderstorms
                     in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-89.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-18%.
*   Mid slope........15-20%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......12000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54-64. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
85-95. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
58-68. Highs 85-95.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
58-68. Highs 85-95.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 56-66. Highs 81-91.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
55-65. Highs 82-92.

$$

NVZ454-211215-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
301 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........27-37%.
*   Mid slope........12-22%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts up
                     to 20 mph in the evening.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-97.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-14%.
*   Mid slope........11-16%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........32-42%.
*   Mid slope........19-29%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........89-99.
*   Mid slope........85-95.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-16%.
*   Mid slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Northeast 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 53-63. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
89-99. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57-67. Highs 89-99.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 87-97.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 52-62. Highs 85-95.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 85-95.

$$

NVZ455-211215-
White Pine County-
301 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Isolated thunderstorms in the
                     evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........55-65%.
*   Mid slope........49-59%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts up
                     to 20 mph in the evening.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-19%.
*   Mid slope........18-28%.
*   24 hr trend......10% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated
                     thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........47-57%.
*   Mid slope........38-48%.
*   24 hr trend......18% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........83-93.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-20%.
*   Mid slope........18-27%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered dry thunderstorms and
showers. Lows 52-62. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs 86-96.
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 86-96.
.TUESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows 53-63. Highs
86-96.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows 51-61. Highs
83-93.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows 50-60. Highs
84-94.

$$

NVZ457-211215-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
301 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Isolated dry thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........38-48%.
*   Mid slope........31-41%.
*   24 hr trend......16% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5
                     mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........90-100.
*   Mid slope........83-93.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-17%.
*   Mid slope........13-20%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-65.
*   Mid slope........61-71.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........32-42%.
*   Mid slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......10% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated dry
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........91-101.
*   Mid slope........85-95.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........14-20%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Light winds.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......14000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southeast 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered dry thunderstorms and
showers. Lows 56-66. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs 90-100.
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
58-68. Highs 90-100.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 87-97.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 53-63. Highs 88-98.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 88-98.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (FRI JUL 28 through THU AUG 3)
Above normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

=
$$



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