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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Reno NV
348 AM PDT Sun May 27 2018

.DISCUSSION...

A few showers may linger today in west-central Nevada, otherwise a
drying trend will begin to take place. Temperatures will climb for
the start of the week, reaching about 10 degrees above normal
Tuesday. Breezy conditions are expected Wednesday into Thursday with
another trough moving into the region. This will also bring renewed
chances for showers and thunderstorms.

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

NVZ450-280130-
Western Nevada Sierra Front-
348 AM PDT Sun May 27 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........70-76.
*   Mid Slope........64-74.
*   24 hr trend......15 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........27-35%.
*   Mid Slope........28-38%.
*   24 hr trend......20% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1600-2600 ft agl increasing to 7500-8500 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....North around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to very good in the
                     afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........42-52.
*   Mid Slope........40-50.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........73-83%.
*   Mid Slope........61-71%.
*   24 hr trend......11% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......5400-6400 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good decreasing to poor after midnight.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........76-82.
*   Mid Slope........71-81.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........19-27%.
*   Mid Slope........20-30%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......900-1400 ft agl increasing to 7300-8300 ft agl
                     in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....North around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to good in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 44-54. North winds around 10 mph in the
evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 81-87. Lows 44-54. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 74-82. Lows 43-53. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 66-72. Lows 38-48. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 67-73. Lows 38-48.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 71-77.

$$

CAZ272-280130-
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
348 AM PDT Sun May 27 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........60-68.
*   Mid Slope........57-65.
*   24 hr trend......15 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........31-41%.
*   Mid Slope........35-45%.
*   24 hr trend......27% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming northeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1600-2100 ft agl increasing to 7300-8300 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to very good in the
                     afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........36-45.
*   Mid Slope........37-42.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........82-92%.
*   Mid Slope........72-82%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds around 10 mph in the evening
                     becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......5800-6800 ft agl decreasing to 1600-2100 ft
                     agl after midnight.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........65-75.
*   Mid Slope........61-71.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-35%.
*   Mid Slope........27-35%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming northeast around 10
                     mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1400 ft agl increasing to 7100-8100 ft agl in
                     the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....North around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 38-46. North winds around 10 mph in the
evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
67-77. Lows 38-48. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 60-70. Lows 37-47. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 53-61. Lows 32-42. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 54-62. Lows 32-42.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 58-68.

$$

NVZ453-280130-
West Central Nevada Basin and Range-
348 AM PDT Sun May 27 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
                      east of Highway 95.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........70-76.
*   Mid Slope........66-76.
*   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-34%.
*   Mid Slope........25-35%.
*   24 hr trend......19% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......1600-2100 ft agl increasing to 7300-8300 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to very good in the
                     afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........47-54.
*   Mid Slope........44-54.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........73-83%.
*   Mid Slope........61-71%.
*   24 hr trend......8% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......5700-6700 ft agl decreasing to 600 ft agl
                     after midnight.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Very good decreasing to poor after midnight.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........77-85.
*   Mid Slope........73-83.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........17-25%.
*   Mid Slope........18-28%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......800-1300 ft agl increasing to 7800-8800 ft agl
                     in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to very good in the
                     afternoon.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 46-56. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Highs 81-89. Lows 46-56. West winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 77-87. Lows 46-56. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 69-79. Lows 41-51. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 67-77. Lows 41-51.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 72-80.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-280130-
Surprise Valley California-Eastern Lassen County-
Northern Washoe County-
348 AM PDT Sun May 27 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........67-77.
*   Mid Slope........62-72.
*   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-34%.
*   Mid Slope........29-39%.
*   24 hr trend......21% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......800-1300 ft agl increasing to 6500-7500 ft agl
                     in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....North 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to excellent in the
                     afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........41-51.
*   Mid Slope........39-49.
*   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........74-84%.
*   Mid Slope........67-77%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......4700-5700 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....North 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent decreasing to poor after midnight.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........73-83.
*   Mid Slope........69-79.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........18-28%.
*   Mid Slope........22-32%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......800 ft agl increasing to 7300-8300 ft agl in
                     the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to excellent in the
                     afternoon.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 43-53. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
77-87. Lows 43-53. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 70-80. Lows 41-51. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 62-72. Lows 37-47. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 62-72. Lows 37-47.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 67-77.

$$

CAZ271-280130-
Western Lassen/Eastern Plumas/Eastern Sierra/Eastern Nevada Counties-
348 AM PDT Sun May 27 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........67-75.
*   Mid Slope........65-71.
*   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........28-38%.
*   Mid Slope........30-40%.
*   24 hr trend......20% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1200-1700 ft agl increasing to 6900-7900 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to excellent in the
                     afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........38-48.
*   Mid Slope........37-45.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........81-91%.
*   Mid Slope........75-85%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in the
                     evening.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......5200-6200 ft agl decreasing to 1100-1600 ft
                     agl after midnight.
* Transport Winds....North 15 to 20 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent decreasing to fair after midnight.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........73-81.
*   Mid Slope........70-78.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........22-32%.
*   Mid Slope........25-33%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming north around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1100 ft agl increasing to 7100-8100 ft agl in
                     the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to very good in the
                     afternoon.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 40-50. North winds around 10 mph in the
evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs
76-84. Lows 39-49. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 66-76. Lows 35-45. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 58-68. Lows 32-42. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs
60-70. Lows 32-42.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 66-76.

$$

CAZ273-280130-
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
348 AM PDT Sun May 27 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                     afternoon over the White Mountains.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........61-71.
*   Mid Slope........55-65.
*   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........25-35%.
*   Mid Slope........28-38%.
*   24 hr trend......11% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....North winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in the
                     afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......1700-2200 ft agl increasing to 7600-8600 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair increasing to excellent in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........35-45.
*   Mid Slope........33-42.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........76-86%.
*   Mid Slope........69-79%.
*   24 hr trend......10% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 30 mph in
                     the evening.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......5100-6100 ft agl decreasing to 600-1000 ft agl
                     after midnight.
* Transport Winds....North 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent decreasing to marginal after
                     midnight.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........69-79.
*   Mid Slope........63-73.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........15-25%.
*   Mid Slope........17-27%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Upslope 4 to 8 mph becoming north around 10 mph
                     in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1000-1500 ft agl increasing to 7000-8000 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....North around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Good.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 37-47. North winds around 10 mph in the
evening becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 72-82. Lows 37-47. Southwest winds around
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 67-77. Lows 35-45. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 60-70. Lows 31-41. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 62-72. Lows 31-41.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 65-75.

$$

NVZ459-280130-
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
348 AM PDT Sun May 27 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                     Slight chance of showers in the afternoon
                     mainly east of Highway 95.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........66-76.
*   Mid Slope........63-73.
*   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........24-34%.
*   Mid Slope........27-37%.
*   24 hr trend......13% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 20 mph
                     increasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.
* Mixing Height......2300-3300 ft agl increasing to 7300-8300 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Fair increasing to excellent in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........43-53.
*   Mid Slope........41-51.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........66-76%.
*   Mid Slope........58-68%.
*   24 hr trend......14% drier.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 30 mph in
                     the evening.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......5700-6700 ft agl in the evening then 200-500
                     ft agl.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Ventilation........Excellent decreasing to poor after midnight.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* Sky/Weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........75-85.
*   Mid Slope........71-81.
* Min Humidity.......
*   Valleys..........16-24%.
*   Mid Slope........17-25%.
* 20-Foot Winds......
*   Valleys/Slope....Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph in
                     the afternoon.
*   Ridge Top........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                     mph.
* Haines Index.......2-3.
* LAL................1.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.
* Mixing Height......1000-1500 ft agl increasing to 6900-7900 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.
* Ventilation........Marginal increasing to very good in the
                     afternoon.


.Extended...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 46-56. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80-90. Lows 46-56. West winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 77-87. Lows 44-54. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 70-80. Lows 39-49. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 68-78. Lows 39-49.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 71-81.

$$


.8 to 14 day outlook for (Sun Jun 3 through Sat Jun 9)
Above normal temperatures and Below normal precipitation.

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$$

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