Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KLKN 210912
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
212 AM PDT Mon May 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...Showers along with afternoon and evening
thunderstorms will continue through Wednesday. Some of the storms
could produce locally moderate to heavy rain, small hail, and
strong wind gusts. Some drying and warming is expected at the end
of the week.



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

NVZ467-212315-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
212 AM PDT Mon May 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........72-77.
   Mid slope........61-71.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-39%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then scattered showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-54.
   Mid slope........53-61.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........84-94%.
   Mid slope........74-84%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northeast winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........73-78.
   Mid slope........62-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-39%.
   Mid slope........41-51%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
48-53. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
69-79. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
48-53. Highs 72-82. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 49-54. Highs 76-86. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 48-53. Highs 76-86. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 44-49. Highs 71-81. .

$$

NVZ468-212315-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
212 AM PDT Mon May 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........70-75.
   Mid slope........59-69.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........34-44%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
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..........44-49.
   Mid slope........50-58.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........88-98%.
   Mid slope........80-90%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-73.
   Mid slope........57-67.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........38-45%.
   Mid slope........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
45-50. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
66-76. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
45-50. Highs 71-81. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 46-51. Highs 77-87. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
47-52. Highs 77-87. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
45-50. Highs 71-81. .

$$

NVZ469-212315-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
212 AM PDT Mon May 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered showers in the morning,
                    then widespread showers and scattered
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........65-75.
   Mid slope........60-70.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........31-41%.
   Mid slope........36-46%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
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..........42-47.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........82-92%.
   Mid slope........74-84%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........64-69.
   Mid slope........55-65.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........35-44%.
   Mid slope........42-52%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
41-46. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
62-72. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
37-47. Highs 69-79. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 39-49. Highs 74-84. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
45-50. Highs 74-84. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 42-47. Highs 69-79. .

$$

NVZ470-212315-
Eastern Elko County-
212 AM PDT Mon May 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning. Widespread
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........67-77.
   Mid slope........62-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-38%.
   Mid slope........33-43%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming southeast around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms in
                    the evening. Scattered showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........41-51.
   Mid slope........47-57.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........70-80%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........63-73.
   Mid slope........58-68.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-43%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
40-50. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
64-74. . South winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
41-51. Highs 70-80. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 42-52. Highs 74-84. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
45-55. Highs 76-86. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 43-53. Highs 71-81. .

$$

NVZ454-212315-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
212 AM PDT Mon May 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then numerous
                    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..........31-39%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
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..........40-50.
   Mid slope........49-57.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........71-81%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........63-73.
   Mid slope........59-69.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-42%.
   Mid slope........43-53%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 40-50. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
66-76. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
40-50. Highs 71-81. .
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
41-51. Highs 77-87. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
42-52. Highs 77-87. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
43-48. Highs 72-82. .

$$

NVZ455-212315-
White Pine County-
212 AM PDT Mon May 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the morning.
                    Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........65-75.
   Mid slope........62-72.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-35%.
   Mid slope........29-39%.
   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.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
                    Scattered showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-49.
   Mid slope........46-56.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........72-82%.
   Mid slope........60-70%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........62-72.
   Mid slope........58-68.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........31-41%.
   Mid slope........36-46%.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 36-46. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs
67-77. . Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
38-48. Highs 74-84. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38-48. Highs 76-86. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41-51. Highs 76-86. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39-49. Highs 73-83. .

$$

NVZ457-212315-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
212 AM PDT Mon May 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........63-73.
   Mid slope........57-67.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-38%.
   Mid slope........35-45%.
   24 hr trend......7% 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.

.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......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........71-81%.
   Mid slope........62-72%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........65-75.
   Mid slope........59-69.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........27-37%.
   Mid slope........35-45%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows
39-49. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 71-81. . South winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
40-50. Highs 76-86. .
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41-51. Highs 79-89. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
41-51. Highs 77-87. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
39-49. Highs 74-84. .

$$


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