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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
506 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Well above normal temperatures will continue for the week ahead.
There will be slight chances for showers and thunderstorms mainly in
the Sierra today, expanding in coverage into portions of
western Nevada the end of the week. Additional showers with a slight
chance for thunderstorms can be expected for the weekend along with
much cooler temperatures.


Note:  Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds.
Note:  Mixing Heights are in feet above ground level of the valley floors.
Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/?wfo=rev

NVZ450-260145-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
506 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........76-82.
*   Mid Slope........71-81.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-19%.
*   Mid Slope........12-20%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming light.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......2300-2800 ft agl increasing to 6100-7100 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
*   Mid Slope........42-52.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........65-75%.
*   Mid Slope........46-56%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......6700-7400 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming east around 10 mph after
                     midnight.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........76-82.
*   Mid Slope........71-81.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-23%.
*   Mid Slope........15-25%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Light southeast winds in the morning shifting
                     southwest around 10 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.
* Mixing Height......1900-2500 ft agl increasing to 7700-8700 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....East around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Chance of showers.
Lows 41-51. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 65-73. Lows 33-43. Southwest winds
20 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 55-61. Lows 32-42. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 56-62. Lows
31-41. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 57-63. Lows
31-41.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 60-66.

$$

CAZ272-260145-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
506 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........63-72.
*   Mid Slope........61-68.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-29%.
*   Mid Slope........18-28%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......2100-2700 ft agl increasing to 6000-6900 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........34-43.
*   Mid Slope........37-42.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........76-86%.
*   Mid Slope........54-64%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.
* Mixing Height......4900-5900 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........61-71.
*   Mid Slope........59-67.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........26-36%.
*   Mid Slope........27-37%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.
* Mixing Height......1800-2300 ft agl increasing to 7000-8000 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the evening. Lows 35-43. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 53-58. Lows 26-36. Southwest winds
15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs 44-51. Lows 26-36. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 46-53. Lows
26-36. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 47-55. Lows 26-36.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 50-57.

$$

NVZ453-260145-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
506 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........76-86.
*   Mid Slope........73-83.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-18%.
*   Mid Slope........10-18%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds around 5 mph in the morning
                     becoming upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......2300-3300 ft agl increasing to 5600-6600 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........41-51.
*   Mid Slope........40-50.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........56-66%.
*   Mid Slope........42-52%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North to northeast winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......5900-6900 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........77-87.
*   Mid Slope........74-84.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-19%.
*   Mid Slope........11-17%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....East winds around 10 mph shifting southeast
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......2200-3200 ft agl increasing to 7500-8500 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....East around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair increasing to very good in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms in
the evening. Slight chance of showers. Lows 46-53. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 69-79. Lows 36-46. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 55-65. Lows 34-44. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and a slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 55-65. Lows 34-43. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 57-65. Lows
33-43.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 61-69.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-260145-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
506 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........72-82.
*   Mid Slope........69-77.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-19%.
*   Mid Slope........10-20%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......2200-2900 ft agl increasing to 5700-6700 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-49.
*   Mid Slope........39-49.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........61-71%.
*   Mid Slope........41-51%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southeast winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......5600-6600 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph in the evening becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Good.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........73-83.
*   Mid Slope........68-78.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-21%.
*   Mid Slope........12-22%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming east 10 to 15 mph
                     with gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1900-2900 ft agl increasing to 6600-7600 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair increasing to excellent in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the
evening. Chance of showers. Lows 39-49. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 61-71. Lows 31-41. Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs 51-61. Lows 29-39. West winds
15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 52-62. Lows
29-39.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 57-67.

$$

CAZ271-260145-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
506 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........72-82.
*   Mid Slope........69-77.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........16-24%.
*   Mid Slope........15-25%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......2600-3100 ft agl increasing to 6300-7300 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Southeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........36-46.
*   Mid Slope........36-45.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........72-82%.
*   Mid Slope........63-73%.
*   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.
* Mixing Height......5900-6900 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........69-79.
*   Mid Slope........66-76.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........20-30%.
*   Mid Slope........19-29%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast around 10
                     mph with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.
* Mixing Height......2100-2600 ft agl increasing to 6500-7500 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast 10 to 15 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Fair increasing to excellent in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Chance of showers.
Lows 34-44. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 56-66. Lows 28-38. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs 48-58. Lows 25-35. West winds
15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 51-61. Lows
25-35.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 57-65.

$$

CAZ273-260145-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
506 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms over high Sierra in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........69-79.
*   Mid Slope........63-73.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-19%.
*   Mid Slope........9-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......2100-2900 ft agl increasing to 6400-7400 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear. Isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms over high Sierra in
                     the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........34-44.
*   Mid Slope........35-44.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........65-75%.
*   Mid Slope........49-59%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Southwest winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.
* Mixing Height......5800-6800 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph
                     after midnight.
* Ventilation........Good.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon mainly in the
                     Sierra and along the Sierra Front.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........68-78.
*   Mid Slope........62-72.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-19%.
*   Mid Slope........11-21%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 30 mph in
                     the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.
* Mixing Height......2000-2600 ft agl increasing to 7700-8700 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to very good in the
                     afternoon.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 34-44. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 61-71. Lows 27-37. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 51-61. Lows 25-35. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 52-62. Lows
25-35. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 51-61. Lows 26-36.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 52-62.

$$

NVZ459-260145-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
506 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........77-85.
*   Mid Slope........74-82.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-14%.
*   Mid Slope........8-14%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph in the morning becoming
                     upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3-4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......2700-3400 ft agl increasing to 6300-7300 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........44-54.
*   Mid Slope........42-52.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........52-62%.
*   Mid Slope........34-44%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in
                     the evening.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......7300-8200 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....East around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good decreasing to poor after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........76-86.
*   Mid Slope........73-83.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-16%.
*   Mid Slope........10-15%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast around 10
                     mph with gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......2300-2900 ft agl increasing to 7900-8900 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to excellent in the
                     afternoon.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms in
the evening. Slight chance of showers. Lows 43-53. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 71-81. Lows 35-45. West winds 20 to
25 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
Highs 57-67. Lows 32-42. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 56-66. Lows
33-43.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs 58-68.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Wed May 2 through Tue May 8)
Near normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$

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