Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHERN NEVADA...UPDATED
NORTHWEST ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
630 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

UPDATED SKY COVER TODAY IN A COUPLE OF ZONES

...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FOR MUCH OF SOUTHERN NEVADA AND NORTHWEST ARIZONA AND THE COLORADO
RIVER VALLEY IN SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...WARMER TEMPERATURES UNDER A WESTERLY FLOW ALOFT CAN BE
EXPECTED TODAY. AN APPROACHING STORM WILL BRING INCREASING WINDS TO
THE AREA FRIDAY WHILE DRY AND WARM CONDITIONS PERSIST. HUMIDITY WILL
BE ON THE INCREASE AT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS HOWEVER. MOST OF THE
AREA WILL HAVE A CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
AS THE STORM MOVES ACROSS THE AREA. THE BEST CHANCE OF SIGNIFICANT
PRECIPITATION WILL BE OVER THE SIERRA AND LINCOLN AND NORTHERN
MOHAVE COUNTIES. SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE AT HIGHER
ELEVATIONS. BUILDING HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING DRY AND WARMER
CONDITIONS SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.


NOTE:   THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS.

NOTE:   PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS AT:
        HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/VEF/FIRE.PHP

AZZ101-CAZ229-NVZ466-250230-
LAKE MEAD NRA/COLORADO RIVER-AZ SIDE-LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-
LAKE MEAD NRA/COLORADO RIVER-NV SIDE-
403 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014 /403 AM MST THU APR 24 2014/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....86-92.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....4-9 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....EAST WIND AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......10800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....62-68.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 6 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....18-25 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 5 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....86-92.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....7-12 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 3 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO
      25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12500 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S
TO MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10
TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S TO LOWER 90S. NORTH WIND UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

AZZ102-250230-
NORTHWEST DESERTS/NORTHWEST PLATEAU-
403 AM MST THU APR 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     3000 FEET.......77-83.
*     6000 FEET.......63-73.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 6 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     3000 FEET.......5-10 PERCENT.
*     6000 FEET.......7-12 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE DOWN 2 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE:
*     3000 FEET.......51-61.
*     6000 FEET.......41-51.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 6 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY:
*     3000 FEET.......17-26 PERCENT.
*     6000 FEET.......26-36 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 3 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     3000 FEET.......77-83.
*     6000 FEET.......63-73.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     3000 FEET.......10-15 PERCENT.
*     6000 FEET.......15-20 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 MPH
      IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......9800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST
WIND AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WIND UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

NVZ465-250230-
CLARK AND SW LINCOLN COUNTY DESERTS/LAS VEGAS DISPATCH-
403 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......71-81.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 6 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......7-12 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....NORTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......49-59.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......22-32 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 5 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH BECOMING 15 TO 25 MPH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......69-79.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE DOWN 2 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......14-19 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....WINDY. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
      20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12500 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 TO
  40 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S
TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WIND 15
TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

NVZ463-464-250230-
SHEEP RANGE-SPRING MOUNTAINS-
403 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     7000 FEET.......57-67.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     7000 FEET.......11-16 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE DOWN 2 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     UPPER SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10000 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE:
*     7000 FEET.......33-43.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 3 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY:
*     7000 FEET.......38-48 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 10 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     UPPER SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     7000 FEET.......53-63.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE DOWN 3 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     7000 FEET.......21-29 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 11 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     UPPER SLOPES....WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
      AROUND 45 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 35 TO 40 MPH BECOMING 30 TO 40 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9000 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 TO
  40 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S TO UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

NVZ461-250230-
LINCOLN COUNTY/ELY DISPATCH-
630 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......70-78.
*     7000 FEET.......59-69.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 6 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......7-12 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......9-14 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE DOWN 2 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10500 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......45-55.
*     7000 FEET.......39-45.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 8 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......18-28 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......27-34 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE DOWN 10 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTHEAST WIND UP TO 10 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
  AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......68-76.
*     7000 FEET.......56-66.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......12-17 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......18-23 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 6 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH DECREASING TO 30 TO 40 MPH
      IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  25 TO 35 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS... SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S TO UPPER 70S. WEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WIND
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

NVZ462-250230-
NYE COUNTY DESERTS/LAS VEGAS DISPATCH-
403 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......72-78.
*     7000 FEET.......56-66.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 8 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......7-12 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......10-15 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10500 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......45-55.
*     7000 FEET.......39-45.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 4 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......27-37 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......35-45 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTH WIND UP TO 10 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
  AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......67-73.
*     7000 FEET.......50-60.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE DOWN 5 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......13-18 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......19-26 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....WINDY. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
      SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10000 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 TO
  40 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE SNOW
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20
MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

NVZ460-250230-
ESMERALDA AND NYE COUNTY DESERTS/CNC DISPATCH-
630 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......71-76.
*     7000 FEET.......59-69.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......8-13 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......10-15 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....NORTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11500 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......46-53.
*     7000 FEET.......40-45.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 6 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......28-37 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......36-46 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 4 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTH WIND UP TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING 10 TO 20 MPH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF BLOWING
  DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     4000 FEET.......67-72.
*     7000 FEET.......52-62.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE DOWN 5 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     4000 FEET.......15-20 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......17-22 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 6 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35
      MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH
      IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
  25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

CAZ226-250230-
OWENS VALLEY/SOUTHERN INYO FOREST-
403 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....71-81.
*     7000 FEET.......60-70.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....8-13 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......12-22 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....48-56.
*     7000 FEET.......34-44.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....34-44 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......52-62 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 9 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
      MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
  SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF
  BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....62-72.
*     7000 FEET.......58-68.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE DOWN 6 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....14-19 PERCENT.
*     7000 FEET.......18-28 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
      SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....WEST 35 TO 45 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH
      IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH POSSIBLE
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WIND UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

CAZ227-250230-
DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK-
403 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....87-97.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 6 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....5-10 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....62-72.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 4 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....20-30 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 5 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTHEAST WIND UP TO 10 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING 10 TO 20 MPH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....84-94.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE DOWN 3 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....9-14 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 4 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO
      30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S TO MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO MID 90S.
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S TO LOWER 60S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S TO LOWER 90S. NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO UPPER 60S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 80S TO MID 90S. NORTH WIND UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

CAZ228-250230-
MOJAVE DESERT INCLUDING MORONGO VALLEY/YUCCA VALLEY-
403 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....80-88.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....5-10 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....54-64.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 5 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....27-37 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 4 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....78-88.
*     24 HR TREND.....LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY:
*     VALLEY FLOOR....11-18 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.....ON AVERAGE UP 7 PERCENT.
* WIND (SLOPE/VALLEY=20 FT, 10 MIN AVG):
*     SLOPE/VALLEY....WEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
      SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     10000 FT MSL....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S
TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO UPPER 80S. WEST WIND 15 TO
25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S TO LOWER 80S. WEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO
UPPER 80S. NORTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

NOTE: MIXING HEIGHT...TRANSPORT WINDS AND VENTILATION CATEGORY FOR
EACH ZONE ARE BASED ON THE FOLLOWING POINTS:

NEVADA ZONE 466 - LAUGHLIN-BULLHEAD CITY VICINITY
CALIFORNIA ZONE 229 - LAUGHLIN-BULLHEAD CITY VICINITY
ARIZONA ZONE 101 - LAUGHLIN-BULLHEAD CITY VICINITY
ARIZONA ZONE 102 - KINGMAN VICINITY
NEVADA ZONE 460 - ORIENTAL WASH RAWS VICINITY
NEVADA ZONE 461 - KANE SPRINGS RAWS VICINITY
NEVADA ZONE 462 - DESERT ROCK VICINITY
NEVADA ZONE 463, 464 - KYLE CANYON VICINITY
NEVADA ZONE 465 - LAS VEGAS VICINITY

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