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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
330 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...A series of winter storms will pass over the Great
Basin bringing snow for silver state. Today the silver state is
in between the storm system receiving light snow from residual
moisture of the previous system. The next system will arrive on
Friday bringing additional snow. The strongest system should
arrive on Sunday and bring a significant amount of snow to some
parts of the state before quieter weather returns on 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

NVZ467-210000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
330 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY BLOWING SNOW. SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........33-38.
   MID SLOPE........33.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........69-79%.
   MID SLOPE........72-82%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING, THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-27.
   MID SLOPE........22-32.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......19% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                         BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO
                         5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........33-38.
   MID SLOPE........34.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........68-77%.
   MID SLOPE........68-77%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 22-27. . SOUTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY, SNOW. HIGHS 32-37. . SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...SNOW AND A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-24. HIGHS
32-37. .
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-21. HIGHS
28-33. .
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11-16. HIGHS 27-32. .
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10-15. HIGHS 27-32. .

$$

NVZ468-210000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........32.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........70-78%.
   MID SLOPE........71-80%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........20-25.
   MID SLOPE........24-32.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......24% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-37.
   MID SLOPE........32.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........74-83%.
   MID SLOPE........73-83%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 21-26. . SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SNOW. HIGHS 33-38. . SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...SNOW AND A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-25. HIGHS
28-38. .
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-18. HIGHS
28-33. .
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
9-14. HIGHS 26-31. .
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7-12. HIGHS 25-30. .

$$

NVZ469-210000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-34.
   MID SLOPE........30.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........71-81%.
   MID SLOPE........72-82%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING, THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........18-23.
   MID SLOPE........23-31.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........27-32.
   MID SLOPE........29.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........71-80%.
   MID SLOPE........73-82%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 17-22. .
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. HIGHS 30-35. . SOUTH WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SNOW. LOWS 19-24. HIGHS 30-35. .
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 12-17. HIGHS
26-31. .
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
10-15. HIGHS 25-30. .
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 3-13. HIGHS 25-30. .

$$

NVZ470-210000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY BLOWING SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-33.
   MID SLOPE........21-31.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........71-80%.
   MID SLOPE........72-82%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON. GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING, THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-24.
   MID SLOPE........23-31.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........84-94%.
   24 HR TREND......8% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-35.
   MID SLOPE........30.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........67-76%.
   MID SLOPE........68-78%.
   24 HR TREND......6% 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...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16-21.
. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 30-35.
. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SNOW. LOWS 21-26. HIGHS 30-35. .
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15-20. HIGHS
28-33. .
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
10-15. HIGHS 25-30. .
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5-10. HIGHS 23-28. .

$$

NVZ454-210000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
330 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........32.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........72-82%.
   MID SLOPE........72-82%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                         AROUND 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING, THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-24.
   MID SLOPE........23-31.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......11% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                         BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO
                         5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........22-32.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........69-76%.
   MID SLOPE........69-77%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15-25. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. HIGHS 33-38. .
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SNOW. LOWS
15-25. HIGHS 28-38. .
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-18. HIGHS
24-34. .
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 8-13. HIGHS 26-31. .
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 2-12. HIGHS 25-30. .

$$

NVZ455-210000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
330 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY BLOWING SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-35.
   MID SLOPE........23-33.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........69-79%.
   MID SLOPE........69-79%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                         30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW
                    THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........17-22.
   MID SLOPE........22-30.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 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 CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-35.
   MID SLOPE........22-32.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........64-74%.
   MID SLOPE........63-73%.
   24 HR TREND......6% 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...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15-20.
. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...WINDY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS
33-38. . SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 24-29.
HIGHS 28-38. .
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 6-16. HIGHS
25-35. .
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
6-11. HIGHS 22-32. .
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 4-9. HIGHS 20-30. .

$$

NVZ457-210000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
330 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY BLOWING SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
                    SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-40.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........71-81%.
   MID SLOPE........77-87%.
   24 HR TREND......9% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW AND
                    RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........13-23.
   MID SLOPE........18-28.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 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 CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-40.
   MID SLOPE........25-35.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........57-67%.
   MID SLOPE........60-70%.
   24 HR TREND......12% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
                         BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8
                         MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16-26. . SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...WINDY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS 29-39.
. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SNOW WITH
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 29-39. .
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 8-18. HIGHS
27-37. .
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 6-16. HIGHS 25-35. .
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 5-15. HIGHS 26-36. .

$$




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