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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
522 AM PDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Dry conditions will continue for the upcoming week with warm days,
cool nights and limited overnight humidity recovery for mid slopes
and ridges. Winds will be generally light through Thursday, with
typical afternoon breezes returning Friday, then afternoon winds
may increase for the weekend.


Note:  Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds.
Note:  Mixing Heights are in feet above ground level of the valley floors.
Note:  Please see operating plan for detailed zone descriptions
       http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/?wfo=rev

NVZ450-200030-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
522 AM PDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........74-80.
*   Mid Slope........68-78.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........8-14%.
*   Mid Slope........7-15%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 20 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 6700-7700 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........34-44.
*   Mid Slope........42-52.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........48-58%.
*   Mid Slope........27-37%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to 20
                     mph in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5
                     mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......3500-4200 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening
                     becoming light.
* Ventilation........Good.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........75-81.
*   Mid Slope........70-80.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid Slope........8-14%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming east around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 5300-6300 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming east 10 to 20 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 37-47. Northeast winds around 10 mph
in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 81-87. Lows 37-47. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 78-86. Lows 38-48. West
winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 76-82. Lows 35-45.

$$

CAZ272-200030-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
522 AM PDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........63-72.
*   Mid Slope........59-68.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-20%.
*   Mid Slope........14-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming west around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 5700-6700 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........26-36.
*   Mid Slope........38-48.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........63-73%.
*   Mid Slope........35-45%.
*   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming
                     downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......3000-3700 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........67-77.
*   Mid Slope........63-73.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-20%.
*   Mid Slope........14-19%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming east around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 5700-6400 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to good in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 28-38. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 68-78. Lows 28-38. Southwest winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 66-76. Lows 30-40. Southwest
winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 65-75. Lows 28-38.

$$

NVZ453-200030-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
522 AM PDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........75-83.
*   Mid Slope........72-82.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........7-13%.
*   Mid Slope........8-14%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 6400-7400 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........38-48.
*   Mid Slope........45-55.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........36-46%.
*   Mid Slope........27-37%.
*   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph in
                     the evening.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......3700-4600 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Good.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........76-84.
*   Mid Slope........73-83.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........7-12%.
*   Mid Slope........8-13%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph in the morning
                     becoming upslope 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 5400-6400 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 40-50. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 82-90. Lows 40-50. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs 81-89. Lows 42-52. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 78-86. Lows 42-52. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 77-85. Lows 38-48.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-200030-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
522 AM PDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........69-79.
*   Mid Slope........64-74.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-16%.
*   Mid Slope........12-17%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 6800-7800 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........27-37.
*   Mid Slope........38-48.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........50-60%.
*   Mid Slope........32-42%.
*   24 hr trend......9% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph in
                     the evening.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph in the
                     evening.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......3700-4400 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Good.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........71-81.
*   Mid Slope........68-76.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-15%.
*   Mid Slope........11-16%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 5200-6200 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 32-42. East winds around 10 mph in the
evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 78-88. Lows 32-42. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 74-84. Lows 31-41.
West winds 15 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 72-82. Lows 29-39.

$$

CAZ271-200030-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
522 AM PDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........68-78.
*   Mid Slope........64-74.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-19%.
*   Mid Slope........13-19%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming northwest around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 5900-6900 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........23-33.
*   Mid Slope........34-44.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........66-76%.
*   Mid Slope........39-49%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......3200-4000 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Good.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........72-82.
*   Mid Slope........70-78.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........11-17%.
*   Mid Slope........12-17%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming northeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 5600-6600 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming east around 10 mph in the
                     afternoon.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 27-37. Northeast winds around 10 mph
in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 76-86. Lows 27-37. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 74-84. Lows 28-38. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 71-81. Lows 27-37. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 72-82. Lows 23-33.

$$

CAZ273-200030-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
522 AM PDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........69-79.
*   Mid Slope........63-73.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........7-12%.
*   Mid Slope........7-13%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....West winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 6700-7700 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to excellent in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........24-34.
*   Mid Slope........37-47.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........43-53%.
*   Mid Slope........22-32%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......3200-4100 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........71-81.
*   Mid Slope........66-76.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........7-12%.
*   Mid Slope........8-13%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming east around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 6500-7500 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast 10 to 15 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 27-37. Downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 74-84. Lows 26-36. Southwest winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 72-82. Lows 26-36. Southwest
winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 71-81. Lows 25-35.

$$

NVZ459-200030-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
522 AM PDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........74-84.
*   Mid Slope........70-80.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........6-11%.
*   Mid Slope........7-12%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 6200-7000 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Poor increasing to very good in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........37-47.
*   Mid Slope........43-53.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........35-45%.
*   Mid Slope........21-31%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph in
                     the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 30 mph in the
                     evening.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......3200-3800 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
                     light.
* Ventilation........Fair.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........75-85.
*   Mid Slope........72-82.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........6-11%.
*   Mid Slope........7-12%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming northeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4-5.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......200-500 ft agl then 5000-6000 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southeast 10 to 15 mph
                     in the afternoon.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 39-49. Northeast winds around 10 mph
in the evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Highs 80-90. Lows 39-49. Southwest winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Clear. Highs 79-89. Lows 41-51. Northwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 76-86. Lows 38-48.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Wed Sep 26 through Tue Oct 2)
Below normal temperatures and Near normal precipitation.

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$$

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