Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
229 AM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...Showers will taper off today and winds will be
increasing Wednesday ahead of the next system Rain showers will be
developing Wednesday and snow levels will dip to about 6000 feet by
Thursday. Several inches of snow accumulation is expected above 6000
feet, especially across the terrain of Elko and White Pine 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

NVZ467-192315-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
229 AM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-68.
*   Mid slope........52-62.
*   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........23-33%.
*   Mid slope........31-41%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Scattered showers after
                     midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-48.
*   Mid slope........42-52.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........61-71%.
*   Mid slope........58-68%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........West winds 10 to 20 mph shifting to the
                     southwest after midnight. Gusts 25 to 30 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Scattered showers in the morning. Numerous
                     showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-68.
*   Mid slope........53-63.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-34%.
*   Mid slope........33-43%.
*   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to
                     35 mph increasing to 50 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...35%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and a chance of
snow. Lows 37-42. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs 50-55.
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 29-39. Highs 52-62.
.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
31-36. Highs 55-65.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-38. Highs 59-69.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-40. Highs 62-72.

$$

NVZ468-192315-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
229 AM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                     morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-65.
*   Mid slope........49-59.
*   24 hr trend......12 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........23-33%.
*   Mid slope........28-38%.
*   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........35-45.
*   Mid slope........41-51.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........59-69%.
*   Mid slope........51-61%.
*   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........West winds 10 to 20 mph in the evening becoming
                     downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph. Gusts
                     25 to 30 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Scattered showers in the morning. Numerous
                     showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-68.
*   Mid slope........53-63.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........29-39%.
*   Mid slope........33-43%.
*   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Windy. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts
                     25 to 30 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph with
                     gusts to 45 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 30 to 40 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...30%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain, snow likely and scattered snow showers.
Lows 32-42. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs 49-59.
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 30-35. Highs 51-61.
.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 29-34.
Highs 54-64.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-36. Highs 57-67.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-37. Highs 60-70.

$$

NVZ469-192315-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
229 AM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Numerous snow showers in the morning, then
                     scattered showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
*   Mid slope........45-55.
*   24 hr trend......16 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........26-36%.
*   Mid slope........30-40%.
*   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Breezy. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
                     mph.
*   Ridge top........West 25 to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...25%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........33-38.
*   Mid slope........38-46.
*   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........60-70%.
*   Mid slope........57-67%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........West 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........West 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........55-65.
*   Mid slope........52-62.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........28-38%.
*   Mid slope........32-42%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Windy. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts
                     around 25 mph increasing to southwest 20 to 30
                     mph with gusts to 40 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 35 to 45 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...30%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain, snow likely and numerous snow showers. Lows
28-38. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers likely. Highs 44-54. Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 25-30. Highs 45-55.
.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 20-30.
Highs 49-59.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of snow showers. Lows 22-32.
Highs 52-62.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 24-34. Highs 55-65.

$$

NVZ470-192315-
Eastern Elko County-
229 AM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                     morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
*   Mid slope........49-59.
*   24 hr trend......18 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-33%.
*   Mid slope........28-38%.
*   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 25 to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........35-40.
*   Mid slope........35-45.
*   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........60-70%.
*   Mid slope........53-63%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest 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........West 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
                     Scattered showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........59-69.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-33%.
*   Mid slope........29-39%.
*   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Breezy. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                     becoming southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
                     40 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain, snow likely and scattered snow showers.
Lows 32-42. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers likely. Highs 42-47. Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 25-35. Highs 44-54.
.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 25-35.
Highs 48-58.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of snow showers. Lows 27-37.
Highs 49-59.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28-38. Highs 54-64.

$$

NVZ454-192315-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
229 AM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........56-61.
*   Mid slope........52-62.
*   24 hr trend......17 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-26%.
*   Mid slope........25-33%.
*   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25 to 30 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 25 to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........39-44.
*   Mid slope........39-49.
*   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........53-63%.
*   Mid slope........49-59%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts around
                     25 mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers in the
                     afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........62-67.
*   Mid slope........58-68.
*   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........23-30%.
*   Mid slope........27-37%.
*   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Breezy. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up
                     to 45 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow likely. Lows 38-43. Northwest
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers likely. Highs 49-59. Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 29-34. Highs
50-60.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 28-33.
Highs 53-63.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30-35. Highs 56-66.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-37. Highs 58-68.

$$

NVZ455-192315-
White Pine County-
229 AM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........63-73.
*   Mid slope........60-70.
*   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........20-30%.
*   Mid slope........23-33%.
*   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 25 to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........37-42.
*   Mid slope........38-48.
*   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........53-63%.
*   Mid slope........45-55%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest 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........West 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........67-77.
*   Mid slope........65-75.
*   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........18-26%.
*   Mid slope........22-31%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Breezy. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                     becoming southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
                     35 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow likely. Lows 35-45. West winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers likely. Highs 50-60. Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 22-32. Highs 49-59.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 22-32. Highs
50-60.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of showers. Lows 23-33. Highs
53-63.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29-34. Highs 56-66.

$$

NVZ457-192315-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
229 AM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........68-78.
*   Mid slope........63-73.
*   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-23%.
*   Mid slope........17-27%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming west
                     10 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Gusts 25 to 30
                     mph.
*   Ridge top........West 25 to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........38-48.
*   Mid slope........42-52.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........47-57%.
*   Mid slope........40-50%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts around
                     25 mph in the evening becoming downslope/down
                     valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........West 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........71-81.
*   Mid slope........67-77.
*   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-23%.
*   Mid slope........19-28%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph becoming
                     southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge top........West 20 to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......13000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain, snow likely and isolated snow showers. Lows
36-46. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers likely. Highs 55-65. Upslope/up valley winds
4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 26-36. Highs 55-65.
.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 25-35.
Highs 57-67.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 27-37. Highs 61-71.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28-38. Highs 64-74.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (TUE SEP 26 through MON OCT 2)
Near normal temperatures and precipitation.

=
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