Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KLKN 241005
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
305 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...Expect dry weather and warming conditions through the week.
Daytime highs will be in the 70s and 80s across most of the region.
By later this week and weekend, a storm system approaching the region
will increase winds and chances of showers and thunderstorms.

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

NVZ467-242315-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
305 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........69-74.
   Mid slope........59-69.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........10-15%.
   Mid slope........14-19%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming east around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........41-46.
   Mid slope........46-54.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........47-57%.
   Mid slope........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......9% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........76-81.
   Mid slope........66-76.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........13-18%.
   Mid slope........17-22%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45-50. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 79-84. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 47-52. Highs 74-84. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 37-42. Highs 62-72. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 36-41. Highs 53-63. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 35-40. Highs 53-63.
.

$$

NVZ468-242315-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
305 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........63-73.
   Mid slope........56-66.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........15-20%.
   Mid slope........18-23%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming east around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........37-42.
   Mid slope........40-50.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........57-67%.
   Mid slope........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........69-79.
   Mid slope........64-74.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........14-19%.
   Mid slope........18-25%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 42-47. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 73-83. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 44-49. Highs 73-83. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 38-43. Highs 61-71. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 34-39. Highs 55-65. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 33-38. Highs 50-60.
.

$$

NVZ469-242315-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
305 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........59-69.
   Mid slope........54-64.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........16-25%.
   Mid slope........18-28%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming east around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........32-37.
   Mid slope........38-46.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........55-65%.
   Mid slope........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......19% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........66-76.
   Mid slope........62-72.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........17-22%.
   Mid slope........20-27%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 39-44. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 68-78. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 43-48. Highs 68-78. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 38-43. Highs 62-72. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 31-36. Highs 55-65. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 31-36. Highs 49-59.
.

$$

NVZ470-242315-
Eastern Elko County-
305 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........61-66.
   Mid slope........52-62.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........18-27%.
   Mid slope........23-33%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........34-39.
   Mid slope........36-46.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........53-63%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......28% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........70-75.
   Mid slope........60-70.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........17-22%.
   Mid slope........21-27%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 42-47. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 67-77. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 44-49. Highs 69-79. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 41-51. Highs 64-74. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 33-43. Highs 58-68. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 32-42. Highs 55-65.
.

$$

NVZ454-242315-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
305 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-73.
   Mid slope........58-68.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........15-20%.
   Mid slope........17-22%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
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.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........36-41.
   Mid slope........44-52.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........53-63%.
   Mid slope........44-54%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........74-79.
   Mid slope........65-75.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........15-20%.
   Mid slope........18-23%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 43-48. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 73-83. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 43-48. Highs 73-83. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 38-43. Highs 63-73. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 33-38. Highs 57-67. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 33-38. Highs 51-61.
.

$$

NVZ455-242315-
White Pine County-
305 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........62-72.
   Mid slope........57-67.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........17-22%.
   Mid slope........21-30%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........40-48.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........51-61%.
   Mid slope........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-78.
   Mid slope........64-74.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........14-19%.
   Mid slope........17-24%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 41-46. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 70-80. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38-48. Highs 71-81. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 38-48. Highs 67-77. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 31-41. Highs 61-71. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 57-67.
.

$$

NVZ457-242315-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
305 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-78.
   Mid slope........63-73.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........13-18%.
   Mid slope........17-23%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph. Gusts
                         up to 20 mph in the morning.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........38-48.
   Mid slope........44-54.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........43-53%.
   Mid slope........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........72-82.
   Mid slope........67-77.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........11-16%.
   Mid slope........14-20%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 39-49. . Downslope/down
valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 74-84. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 41-51. Highs 74-84. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 36-46. Highs 66-76. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 30-40. Highs 62-72. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 30-40. Highs
58-68. .

$$



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