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
400 AM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW TODAY AND AGAIN ON
SATURDAY. ALSO ON SATURDAY WINDS WILL BECOME GUSTY AND MOST AREAS
WILL HAVE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SATURDAY EVENING SNOW
LEVELS WILL LOWER TO VALLEY FLOORS AS PRECIPITATION BEGINS TO
TAPER OFF. COOL AND DRY ON SUNDAY WITH A WARMING TREND NEXT WEEK.


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

NVZ467-242300-
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-
400 AM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........53-63.
   MID SLOPE........49-59.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........23-30%.
   MID SLOPE........28-38%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-40.
   MID SLOPE........35-45.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........78-88%.
   MID SLOPE........77-87%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-57.
   MID SLOPE........43-53.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........32-42%.
   MID SLOPE........40-50%.
   24 HR TREND......23% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28-33.
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 56-66. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 64-74.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33-43. HIGHS 72-82.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35-45. HIGHS 74-84.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36-46. HIGHS 74-84.

$$

NVZ468-242300-
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
400 AM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........50-60.
   MID SLOPE........44-54.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
   MID SLOPE........38-48%.
   24 HR TREND......30% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........35-40.
   MID SLOPE........36-46.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
   MID SLOPE........81-91%.
   24 HR TREND......13% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN
                    VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........44-54.
   MID SLOPE........39-49.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........47-57%.
   MID SLOPE........53-63%.
   24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28-33.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 51-61. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 62-72.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30-40. HIGHS 72-82.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33-43. HIGHS 74-84.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36-46. HIGHS 72-82.

$$

NVZ469-242300-
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
400 AM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........48-58.
   MID SLOPE........45-55.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........43-53%.
   MID SLOPE........45-55%.
   24 HR TREND......23% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........31-36.
   MID SLOPE........32-42.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........90-100%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......21% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                    MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........44-54.
   MID SLOPE........41-51.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........50-60%.
   MID SLOPE........55-65%.
   24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 24-29. NORTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
47-57. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS 59-69.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 68-78.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31-41. HIGHS 71-81.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31-41. HIGHS 71-81.

$$

NVZ470-242300-
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
400 AM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........52-62.
   MID SLOPE........49-59.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........34-44%.
   MID SLOPE........37-47%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........29-39.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
   MID SLOPE........80-90%.
   24 HR TREND......25% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5
                    MPH. GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........46-56.
   MID SLOPE........44-54.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
   MID SLOPE........45-55%.
   24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 26-36. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
49-59. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 59-69.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29-39. HIGHS 66-76.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32-42. HIGHS 72-82.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36-46. HIGHS 73-83.

$$

NVZ454-242300-
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-
400 AM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........51-61.
   MID SLOPE........48-58.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........36-46%.
   MID SLOPE........40-50%.
   24 HR TREND......12% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........33-38.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........86-96%.
   MID SLOPE........83-93%.
   24 HR TREND......13% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
                    MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........44-54.
   MID SLOPE........41-51.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........46-56%.
   MID SLOPE........52-62%.
   24 HR TREND......14% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 27-32. NORTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 50-60.
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 62-72.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31-41. HIGHS 73-83.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35-45. HIGHS 75-85.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40-50. HIGHS 75-85.

$$

NVZ455-242300-
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
400 AM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........54-64.
   MID SLOPE........52-62.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........29-39%.
   MID SLOPE........34-44%.
   24 HR TREND......19% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS 25 TO 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........28-38.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........85-95%.
   MID SLOPE........79-89%.
   24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN
                    THE EVENING.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........47-57.
   MID SLOPE........45-55.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........41-51%.
   MID SLOPE........48-58%.
   24 HR TREND......11% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 23-33. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
49-59. NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 61-71.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 69-79.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32-42. HIGHS 74-84.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36-46. HIGHS 74-84.

$$

NVZ457-242300-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-
400 AM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........57-67.
   MID SLOPE........56-66.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........27-37%.
   MID SLOPE........30-40%.
   24 HR TREND......16% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........30-40.
   MID SLOPE........33-43.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........79-89%.
   MID SLOPE........76-86%.
   24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....BREEZY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   VALLEYS..........49-59.
   MID SLOPE........47-57.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   VALLEYS..........33-43%.
   MID SLOPE........39-49%.
   24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
   VALLEYS/SLOPE....UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 25-35. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
53-63. NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 63-73.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32-42. HIGHS 72-82.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37-47. HIGHS 75-85.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39-49. HIGHS 75-85.

$$




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