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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast Offseason Format
National Weather Service Reno NV
506 AM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A developing ridge of high pressure will bring dry and mild weather
to the region today and Wednesday. Another storm will drop south
across the Great Basin and eastern Sierra Thursday with gusty
winds...rain and snow showers...and possibly a few thunderstorms.
Another ridge of high pressure develops for the first part of the
weekend.

Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://weather.gov/reno

NVZ450-291215-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
506 AM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........56-61.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........20-30%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph in the morning becoming light.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........29-34.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........72-82%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........66-71.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-32%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
40-50. West winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers, slight chance of thunderstorms and snow
showers. Highs 48-53. Lows 30-40. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 54-59. Lows 27-32. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 61-66. Lows 27-32. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 64-69. Lows 32-42.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 58-63.

$$

CAZ272-291215-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
506 AM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........44-54.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........32-42%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 60 mph
                     decreasing to 40 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........21-31.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........82-92%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........39-49%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
27-32. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Snow showers, showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 36-41. Lows 19-29. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 45-50. Lows 17-27. Northeast winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 53-58. Lows 18-28. East winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 54-59. Lows 21-31.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 47-52.

$$

NVZ453-291215-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
506 AM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........57-62.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-31%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds up to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........29-39.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........75-85%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds up to 10 mph in the evening becoming
                     light.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph in
                     the evening becoming light.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........65-70.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-32%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
41-51. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers with possible snow showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 49-59. Lows 28-38. Northwest winds 25 to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 49-59. Lows 26-36. North winds 20 to
25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 61-66. Lows 27-37. North winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 62-72. Lows 32-42.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 54-64.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-291215-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
506 AM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........29-39%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds up to 10 mph in the morning becoming
                     light.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph in
                     the morning becoming light.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........30-40.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........82-92%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........61-71.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........31-41%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming southwest up to 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 36-46. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers, slight chance of thunderstorms and snow
showers. Highs 43-53. Lows 28-38. Northwest winds 25 to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 48-58. Lows 24-34. North winds 20 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 60-65. Lows 25-35. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 60-70. Lows 30-40.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 52-62.

$$

CAZ271-291215-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
506 AM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........26-36%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming northeast around 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph
                     decreasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........24-34.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........79-89%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming light.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-68.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........30-40%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest up to 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 29-39. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers with possible snow showers and thunderstorms
likely. Highs 38-48. Lows 19-29. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 49-59. Lows 17-27. North winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 57-67. Lows 19-29. East winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 57-67. Lows 22-32.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 49-59.

$$

CAZ273-291215-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
506 AM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-25%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 65 mph
                     decreasing to 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........19-29.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........75-85%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph
                     in the evening becoming light.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........60-70.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-29%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds. Gusts up to 25 mph in the morning.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 28-38. West winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers, showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs 45-55. Lows 18-28. West winds
25 to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 47-57. Lows 17-27. North winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 55-65. Lows 20-30. North winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 60-70. Lows 20-30.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 54-64.

$$

NVZ459-291215-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
506 AM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-23%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph
                     decreasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........29-39.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........61-71%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph
                     in the evening becoming light.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........62-72.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........17-27%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light winds becoming north up to 10 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Light winds.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft msl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 41-51. Northwest winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers, snow showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs 50-60. Lows 27-37. West winds
30 to 35 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 48-58. Lows 26-36. Northwest winds
25 to 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 56-66. Lows 28-38. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 63-73. Lows 33-43.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 55-65.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Tue Apr 4 through Mon Apr 10)
Above normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$

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