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
243 AM PDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.DISCUSSION...A storm system will bring rain,snow and gusty winds to
parts of the state today and tonight. Dry and warmer conditions
return to the region Friday into the weekend. A weak weather
disturbance could bring a few showers to northern Nevada late
Sunday into Monday morning before another ridge and quiet weather
returns Tuesday.

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

NVZ467-192315-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
243 AM PDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........48-58.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........38-48%.
   Mid slope........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......24% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the
                         afternoon. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Scattered showers in the evening.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-36.
   Mid slope........36-44.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........66-76%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts 25 to
                         30 mph in the evening.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........64-69.
   Mid slope........53-63.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........15-23%.
   Mid slope........19-28%.
   24 hr trend......29% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 37-42. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 64-74. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 39-44. Highs 64-74.
.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 38-43. Highs 67-77.
.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 36-46.
Highs 67-77. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 37-42.
Highs 67-77. .

$$

NVZ468-192315-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
243 AM PDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........48-53.
   Mid slope........38-48.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........42-51%.
   Mid slope........50-60%.
   24 hr trend......24% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming north around 15 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Scattered showers in the evening, then isolated
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-35.
   Mid slope........35-43.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........83-93%.
   Mid slope........78-88%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........61-66.
   Mid slope........49-59.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........20-27%.
   Mid slope........26-32%.
   24 hr trend......26% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35-40. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 62-72. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Chance of showers. Lows 36-41. Highs 64-74.
.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 36-41. Highs 64-74.
.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 36-41.
Highs 65-75. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 37-42.
Highs 65-75. .

$$

NVZ469-192315-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
243 AM PDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered snow showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-54.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........36-46%.
   Mid slope........39-49%.
   24 hr trend......18% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northeast around 15 mph with
                         gusts around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers in the evening, then scattered
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........30-35.
   Mid slope........34-42.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........84-94%.
   Mid slope........79-89%.
   24 hr trend......17% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........59-64.
   Mid slope........50-60.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-32%.
   Mid slope........29-39%.
   24 hr trend......13% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 32-37. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 58-68. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Chance of showers. Lows 34-39. Highs 62-72.
.
.MONDAY...Showers likely. Lows 36-41. Highs 62-72. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 34-39. Highs
61-71. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 36-41. Highs
61-71. .

$$

NVZ470-192315-
Eastern Elko County-
243 AM PDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered snow showers in the morning.
                    Widespread snow showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-57.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........23-33%.
   Mid slope........26-36%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
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.........Numerous snow showers in the evening. Scattered
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-40.
   Mid slope........34-44.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........70-80%.
   24 hr trend......21% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. North winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up
                         to 25 mph increasing to 40 mph after
                         midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Scattered showers in the morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........57-62.
   Mid slope........48-58.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........23-30%.
   Mid slope........27-36%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
                         gusts to 35 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 36-41. . Northwest winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60-70. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers. Lows 35-45. Highs
60-70. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 37-47. Highs 60-70.
.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 34-44.
Highs 59-69. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 36-46.
Highs 59-69. .

$$

NVZ454-192315-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
243 AM PDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........44-54.
   Mid slope........38-48.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........44-54%.
   Mid slope........54-64%.
   24 hr trend......39% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming northwest around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers in the evening, then
                    scattered showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........31-36.
   Mid slope........34-42.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........86-96%.
   Mid slope........82-92%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Isolated snow showers in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........56-66.
   Mid slope........51-61.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........24-30%.
   Mid slope........28-37%.
   24 hr trend......30% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 33-38. . Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 62-72. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-41. Highs 64-74. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 37-42. Highs
64-74. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 35-40.
Highs 65-75. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 38-43.
Highs 65-75. .

$$

NVZ455-192315-
White Pine County-
243 AM PDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered snow showers in the morning.
                    Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........50-60.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........18-28%.
   Mid slope........23-33%.
   24 hr trend......14% 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.........Widespread showers in the evening, then
                    widespread snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........28-38.
   Mid slope........32-42.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........80-90%.
   Mid slope........76-86%.
   24 hr trend......38% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........54-64.
   Mid slope........49-59.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........24-34%.
   Mid slope........29-39%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 31-36. . Northwest winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 62-72. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-41. Highs 65-75. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 35-45. Highs
65-75. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38-43. Highs 63-73. .
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 34-44.
Highs 63-73. .

$$

NVZ457-192315-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
243 AM PDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Widespread snow showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-57.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........25-35%.
   Mid slope........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to
                         25 mph increasing to 45 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Widespread showers in the evening, then
                    numerous snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........27-37.
   Mid slope........31-41.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........81-91%.
   Mid slope........78-88%.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
                         Gusts up to 45 mph decreasing to 30 mph
                         after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Scattered showers in the morning.
                    Isolated showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........59-69.
   Mid slope........51-61.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........20-30%.
   Mid slope........25-35%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.


.Extended...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 29-39. . North winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 67-77. . Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34-44. Highs 70-80. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 36-46. Highs
72-82. .
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 36-46.
Highs 68-78. .
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 36-46.
Highs 68-78. .

$$



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