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
330 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...A cold front will move through the state beginning
Sunday afternoon bringing light snow showers to northern Nevada
Sunday into early Monday. Another winter disturbance is expected
to bring more snow to the region late Monday into Tuesday. Very
cold


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

NVZ467-050000-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
330 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WIDESPREAD
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........38-48.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
   MID SLOPE........46-56%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........17-27.
   MID SLOPE........20-30.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........84-94%.
   MID SLOPE........75-85%.
   24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
                         WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........32-42.
   MID SLOPE........27-37.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........36-45%.
   MID SLOPE........42-52%.
   24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-24. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 27-37. .
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 5-15. HIGHS
27-37. .
.THURSDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 16-21. HIGHS 29-39. .
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 36-46.
.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 22-27. HIGHS
36-46. .

$$

NVZ468-050000-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-49.
   MID SLOPE........34-44.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........47-57%.
   MID SLOPE........49-59%.
   24 HR TREND......4% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH
                         BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN
                    NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........13-23.
   MID SLOPE........18-28.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........88-98%.
   MID SLOPE........82-92%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
                         WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-39.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
   MID SLOPE........47-57%.
   24 HR TREND......9% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 12-22. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 24-34. .
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 5-15. HIGHS
24-34. .
.THURSDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 9-19. HIGHS 27-37. .
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 34-44.
.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 23-28. HIGHS
34-44. .

$$

NVZ469-050000-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........37-42.
   MID SLOPE........29-39.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........53-63%.
   MID SLOPE........51-61%.
   24 HR TREND......4% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS
                         UP TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........9-19.
   MID SLOPE........15-25.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........92-100%.
   MID SLOPE........85-95%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........25-35.
   MID SLOPE........21-31.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........46-56%.
   24 HR TREND......9% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 8-18. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 20-30. .
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2 BELOW TO 8 ABOVE
ZERO. HIGHS 20-30. .
.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 2-12. HIGHS
27-37. .
.FRIDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 23-28. HIGHS 32-42. .
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21-26. HIGHS
32-42. .

$$

NVZ470-050000-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
330 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........39-44.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
   MID SLOPE........45-55%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........12-22.
   MID SLOPE........17-27.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........89-99%.
   MID SLOPE........81-91%.
   24 HR TREND......11% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
                         25 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........26-36.
   MID SLOPE........23-33.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........42-51%.
   MID SLOPE........45-55%.
   24 HR TREND......11% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING BECOMING UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4
                         TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 8-18. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 20-30. .
WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE
ZERO. HIGHS 20-30. .
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 1-11. HIGHS
25-35. .
.FRIDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS 32-42. .
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 14-24. HIGHS
32-42. .

$$

NVZ454-050000-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
330 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-47.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........45-55%.
   MID SLOPE........41-51%.
   24 HR TREND......13% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........22-27.
   MID SLOPE........26-34.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........83-93%.
   MID SLOPE........75-85%.
   24 HR TREND......8% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY
                         WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........34-39.
   MID SLOPE........26-36.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........52-62%.
   24 HR TREND......16% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-23. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 23-33. .
WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 3-13. HIGHS
23-33. .
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 7-17. HIGHS
27-37. .
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 37-47.
.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS
37-47. .

$$

NVZ455-050000-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
330 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........42-52.
   MID SLOPE........37-47.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........33-43%.
   MID SLOPE........32-42%.
   24 HR TREND......2% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........20-25.
   MID SLOPE........26-34.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........81-91%.
   MID SLOPE........70-80%.
   24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........34-44.
   MID SLOPE........30-40.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........38-48%.
   MID SLOPE........43-53%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS
                         UP TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-18. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 29-39. .
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 3 BELOW TO 7 ABOVE
ZERO. HIGHS 25-35. .
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS ZERO TO
10 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 30-40. .
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-25. HIGHS
37-47. .
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-24. HIGHS
37-47. .

$$

NVZ457-050000-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
330 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........45-55.
   MID SLOPE........41-51.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........21-31%.
   MID SLOPE........24-34%.
   24 HR TREND......10% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........19-29.
   MID SLOPE........24-34.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........73-83%.
   MID SLOPE........65-75%.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........41-51.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........24-34%.
   MID SLOPE........26-36%.
   24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS
                         UP TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 11-21. .
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 33-43. .
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 4-14. HIGHS
31-41. .
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 9-19. HIGHS 33-43. .
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS 40-50.
.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS
40-50. .

$$




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