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 THU DEC 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO BRING SNOW AND
BLOWING SNOW TO EASTERN NEVADA TODAY. AS WINDS SUBSIDE TONIGHT...AN
EXTENDED COLD WEATHER PATTERN WILL SET IN.


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

NVZ467-260000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
531 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW AND ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-42.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........44-54%.
   MID SLOPE........57-67%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 40 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-24.
   MID SLOPE........22-30.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........91-100%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......11% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN
                    VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-39.
   MID SLOPE........23-33.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........47-57%.
   MID SLOPE........56-66%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16-21. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 34-39. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS 23-28. HIGHS 36-46.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-24. HIGHS
33-43.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 9-14. HIGHS
29-39.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 3-13. HIGHS 27-37.

$$

NVZ468-260000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
                    SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-38.
   MID SLOPE........21-31.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........59-69%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 40 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........16-21.
   MID SLOPE........17-27.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-33.
   MID SLOPE........18-28.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........59-69%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                    UP TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14-19. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 24-34. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS 20-25. HIGHS 29-39.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 17-22. HIGHS
28-38.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 7-17. HIGHS
23-33.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 3-13. HIGHS 20-30.

$$

NVZ469-260000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........25-35.
   MID SLOPE........20-30.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........58-68%.
   MID SLOPE........63-73%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 40 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........11-16.
   MID SLOPE........15-23.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........95-100%.
   MID SLOPE........89-99%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........21-31.
   MID SLOPE........17-27.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........58-68%.
   MID SLOPE........63-73%.
   24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                    UP TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10-15. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 22-32. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 14-24.
HIGHS 26-36.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-18. HIGHS
25-35.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 3 BELOW TO
7 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 17-27.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 1 BELOW-11 BELOW ZERO. HIGHS 16-26.

$$

NVZ470-260000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
531 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........25-35.
   MID SLOPE........22-32.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........52-62%.
   MID SLOPE........57-67%.
   24 HR TREND......13% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 55 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........13-18.
   MID SLOPE........16-24.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........95-100%.
   MID SLOPE........88-98%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
                    MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-32.
   MID SLOPE........19-29.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO
                    30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 6-16. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 24-34. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 11-21.
HIGHS 28-38.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 10-20. HIGHS
26-36.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS ZERO TO
10 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 17-27.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 8 BELOW TO 2 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS
16-26.

$$

NVZ454-260000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
531 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-38.
   MID SLOPE........22-32.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........54-64%.
   MID SLOPE........61-71%.
   24 HR TREND......16% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
                    MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........13-18.
   MID SLOPE........12-22.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........95-100%.
   MID SLOPE........87-97%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........24-34.
   MID SLOPE........19-29.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........56-66%.
   MID SLOPE........60-70%.
   24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7-17. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 29-34. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS
29-39.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 10-20. HIGHS
28-38.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 3-13. HIGHS
22-32.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 4 BELOW TO 6 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS
20-30.

$$

NVZ455-260000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
531 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........25-35.
   MID SLOPE........23-33.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 50 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED
                    SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........9-14.
   MID SLOPE........10-20.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........95-100%.
   MID SLOPE........88-98%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
                    UP TO 25 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........21-31.
   MID SLOPE........20-30.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........51-61%.
   MID SLOPE........54-64%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
                    TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 3-13. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 27-32. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 8-18. HIGHS
29-39.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 8-18. HIGHS
26-36.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 1 BELOW TO
9 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 19-29.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 8 BELOW TO 2 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS
20-30.

$$

NVZ457-260000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
531 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE MORNING. SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-38.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
   MID SLOPE........52-62%.
   24 HR TREND......13% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 55 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........7-17.
   MID SLOPE........11-21.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........93-100%.
   MID SLOPE........87-97%.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                    MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........26-36.
   MID SLOPE........23-33.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........42-52%.
   MID SLOPE........48-58%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 6-16. DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 28-38. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO
8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS
34-44.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 9-19. HIGHS
31-41.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 3-13. HIGHS
28-38.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 1-11. HIGHS 27-37.

$$




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