Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KLKN 200908
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
208 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.DISCUSSION...The unsettled weather will continue across the region
through much of the week. Showers and thunderstorms this
afternoon and evening could be strong with moderate to locally
heavy rain, gusty winds, and hail, especially in portions of Elko,
Eureka, and Lander counties.



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

NVZ467-202315-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
208 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........67-77.
   Mid slope........60-70.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........30-40%.
   Mid slope........41-51%.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then scattered showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........46-51.
   Mid slope........49-57.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........79-89%.
   Mid slope........78-88%.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........71-76.
   Mid slope........60-70.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-42%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northeast around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
48-53. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs
72-77. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
48-53. Highs 70-80. .
.THURSDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 49-54.
Highs 73-83. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 51-56. Highs 78-88. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 50-55. Highs 78-88. .

$$

NVZ468-202315-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
208 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-73.
   Mid slope........58-68.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-44%.
   Mid slope........43-53%.
   24 hr trend......14% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then scattered showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-48.
   Mid slope........46-54.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........87-97%.
   Mid slope........83-93%.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-73.
   Mid slope........56-66.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-45%.
   Mid slope........43-53%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
44-49. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs
67-72. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
46-51. Highs 67-77. .
.THURSDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
46-51. Highs 71-81. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
48-53. Highs 76-86. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 48-53. Highs 76-86. .

$$

NVZ469-202315-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
208 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........67-72.
   Mid slope........57-67.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-40%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the evening, then scattered showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........41-46.
   Mid slope........45-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........86-96%.
   Mid slope........79-89%.
   24 hr trend......16% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered showers in the morning,
                    then widespread showers and scattered
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........67-72.
   Mid slope........58-68.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-42%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
37-47. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs
60-70. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
39-49. Highs 62-72. .
.THURSDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
38-48. Highs 68-78. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 72-82. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-52. Highs 72-82. .

$$

NVZ470-202315-
Eastern Elko County-
208 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........69-74.
   Mid slope........60-70.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........31-39%.
   Mid slope........36-46%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the evening, then scattered showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-48.
   Mid slope........46-54.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........84-94%.
   Mid slope........76-86%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning. Widespread
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........65-75.
   Mid slope........60-70.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........29-39%.
   Mid slope........33-43%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southeast around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 42-52. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs
64-74. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
40-50. Highs 65-75. .
.THURSDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
42-52. Highs 70-80. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 42-52. Highs 72-82. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44-54. Highs 72-82. .

$$

NVZ454-202315-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
208 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-73.
   Mid slope........59-69.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-41%.
   Mid slope........41-50%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Scattered showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........42-47.
   Mid slope........47-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........85-95%.
   Mid slope........80-90%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........63-73.
   Mid slope........58-68.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-43%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 44-49. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs 62-72.
. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 66-76. .
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 44-49. Highs 72-82. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
41-51. Highs 77-87. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 41-51. Highs 77-87. .

$$

NVZ455-202315-
White Pine County-
208 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning. Numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........67-77.
   Mid slope........63-73.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-35%.
   Mid slope........28-38%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Scattered showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........43-48.
   Mid slope........47-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........73-83%.
   Mid slope........62-72%.
   24 hr trend......16% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers through the
                    day. Scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........65-75.
   Mid slope........61-71.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-35%.
   Mid slope........29-39%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southeast around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 38-48. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs 63-73.
. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
36-46. Highs 68-78. .
.THURSDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 37-47.
Highs 72-82. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39-49. Highs 74-84. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46-51. Highs 76-86. .

$$

NVZ457-202315-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
208 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning. Widespread
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-78.
   Mid slope........63-73.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........22-32%.
   Mid slope........29-39%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms in
                    the evening. Scattered showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........40-50.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........72-82%.
   Mid slope........65-75%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning. Widespread
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........63-73.
   Mid slope........57-67.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........27-37%.
   Mid slope........33-43%.
   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southeast around 15 mph with
                         gusts around 25 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
38-48. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs 64-74.
. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
38-48. Highs 71-81. .
.THURSDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 41-51.
Highs 76-86. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
42-52. Highs 79-89. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-53. Highs 79-89. .

$$


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