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
637 AM PDT Tue Jul 23 2019

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

NVZ467-232330-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
637 AM PDT Tue Jul 23 2019

.DISCUSSION...A mix of wet and dry isolated thunderstorms is
expected through this evening. Gusty southwest winds will increase
this afternoon and continue through the evening. Drier conditions
are expected on Wednesday with lighter winds.

.REST OF TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms through the day.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........89-94.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-19%.
*   Mid slope........17-23%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........57-62.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........42-52%.
*   Mid slope........34-44%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-93.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......3000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 54-64. Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 89-94. Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57-67. Highs 87-97.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
55-65. Highs 87-97.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54-64. Highs 87-97.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54-64. Highs 87-97.

$$

NVZ468-232330-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
637 AM PDT Tue Jul 23 2019

.DISCUSSION...A mix of wet and dry isolated thunderstorms is
expected through this evening. Breezy southwest winds expected
this afternoon and continue through the evening. Drier conditions
are expected on Wednesday with lighter winds.

.REST OF TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-23%.
*   Mid slope........19-28%.
*   24 hr trend......5% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph. Gusts up to
                     20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........57-62.
*   Mid slope........61-71.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........50-60%.
*   Mid slope........38-48%.
*   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts around
                     25 mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-18%.
*   Mid slope........16-22%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......4000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 53-63. Downslope/down valley
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
88-98. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
61-66. Highs 86-96.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
60-65. Highs 87-97.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 58-63.
Highs 89-99.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53-63. Highs 88-98.

$$

NVZ469-232330-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
637 AM PDT Tue Jul 23 2019

.DISCUSSION...A mix of wet and dry isolated thunderstorms is
expected through Wednesday. Erratic outflow winds possible near
thunderstorms.

.REST OF TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                     showers and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........83-93.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........23-28%.
*   Mid slope........25-34%.
*   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts around 25
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated
                     dry thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........59-69.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........65-75%.
*   Mid slope........50-60%.
*   24 hr trend......15% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts around
                     25 mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-92.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-24%.
*   Mid slope........21-31%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......4000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
85-95. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 82-92.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 84-94.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 51-61.
Highs 86-96.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49-59. Highs 86-96.

$$

NVZ470-232330-
Eastern Elko County-
637 AM PDT Tue Jul 23 2019

.DISCUSSION...A mix of wet and dry isolated thunderstorms is
expected today and Wednesday. Gusty southwest winds expected
this afternoon and continue through the evening. Erratic outflow
winds possible near thunderstorms.

.REST OF TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms in
                     the morning. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-97.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........17-27%.
*   Mid slope........21-31%.
*   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Gusts
                     25 to 30 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........63-73%.
*   Mid slope........48-58%.
*   24 hr trend......22% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........83-93.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-24%.
*   Mid slope........23-29%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......4000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....West 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 53-63. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
87-97. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 85-95.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 85-95.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 86-96.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 53-63.
Highs 87-97.

$$

NVZ455-232330-
White Pine County-
637 AM PDT Tue Jul 23 2019

.DISCUSSION...A mix of wet and dry isolated thunderstorms is
expected today and Wednesday. Breezy southwest winds expected this
afternoon and continue through the evening. Erratic outflow winds
possible near thunderstorms.

.REST OF TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-94.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-31%.
*   Mid slope........24-34%.
*   24 hr trend......17% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms through the night.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........66-76%.
*   Mid slope........49-59%.
*   24 hr trend......31% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts up
                     to 25 mph in the evening.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-92.
*   Mid slope........77-87.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-30%.
*   Mid slope........28-38%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......4000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
51-61. Highs 85-95.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
50-60. Highs 86-96.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 88-98.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 52-62.
Highs 88-98.

$$

NVZ454-232330-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
637 AM PDT Tue Jul 23 2019

.DISCUSSION...A mix of wet and dry isolated thunderstorms is
expected today and Wednesday. Erratic outflow winds possible near
thunderstorms.

.REST OF TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms
                     through the day. Isolated showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-28%.
*   Mid slope........21-31%.
*   24 hr trend......13% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     southwest 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
*   Mid slope........59-69.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........65-75%.
*   Mid slope........47-57%.
*   24 hr trend......15% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5
                     mph.
*   Ridge top........West 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-24%.
*   Mid slope........18-28%.
*   24 hr trend......10% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......4000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....Light winds.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 52-62. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
88-98. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 86-96.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 87-97.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
51-61. Highs 89-99.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 52-62.
Highs 88-98.

$$

NVZ457-232330-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
637 AM PDT Tue Jul 23 2019

.DISCUSSION...A mix of wet and dry isolated thunderstorms is
expected today and Wednesday. Erratic outflow winds possible near
thunderstorms.

.REST OF TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered showers
                     and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........85-95.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........18-27%.
*   Mid slope........24-33%.
*   24 hr trend......16% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     south 10 to 20 mph with gusts around 25 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....South 15 to 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated
                     dry thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........58-68%.
*   Mid slope........47-57%.
*   24 hr trend......23% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts up
                     to 25 mph in the evening.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Scattered showers and
                     isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........18-26%.
*   Mid slope........24-33%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......4000 ft agl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 53-63. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs
86-96. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 86-96.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 87-97.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 90-100.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 89-99.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (TUE JUL 30 through MON AUG 5)
Above normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
$$


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