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 Temp 43.9°F, Wind Calm, RH 94%, Pr 29.83

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA

    
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FNUS55 KLKN 150913
FWFLKN

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
213 AM PDT Tue May 15 2018

.DISCUSSION...Low pressure will weaken and finally exit northern
Nevada by this evening. Daytime heating will make the atmosphere
more unstable and cause scattered showers to redevelop this
afternoon, including a few stronger thunderstorms. Another low
pressure system will bring additional showers and storms to the
state on Wednesday afternoon into Thursday. Unsettled weather
will continue into the weekend.

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

NVZ467-152315-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
213 AM PDT Tue May 15 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy fog in the morning. Numerous showers
                    through the day. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-73.
   Mid slope........59-69.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........28-34%.
   Mid slope........34-43%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then scattered showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........47-52.
   Mid slope........51-59.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........70-80%.
   Mid slope........64-74%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-73.
   Mid slope........58-68.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........29-38%.
   Mid slope........37-47%.
   24 hr trend......4% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Lows 45-50. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs
61-71. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 45-50.
Highs 65-75. .
.SATURDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 41-51.
Highs 67-77. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 44-54. Highs 67-77. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 43-53. Highs 69-74. .

$$

NVZ468-152315-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
213 AM PDT Tue May 15 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy fog in the morning. Scattered showers in
                    the morning, then numerous showers and
                    scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........61-71.
   Mid slope........55-65.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........31-41%.
   Mid slope........37-47%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then scattered showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........41-46.
   Mid slope........45-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........78-88%.
   Mid slope........70-80%.
   24 hr trend......7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........64-74.
   Mid slope........57-67.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........29-38%.
   Mid slope........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Lows 44-49. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs
61-71. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 43-48.
Highs 62-72. .
.SATURDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 42-47.
Highs 64-74. .
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 44-49. Highs 65-75. .

$$

NVZ469-152315-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
213 AM PDT Tue May 15 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy fog in the morning. Widespread showers
                    through the day. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........62-67.
   Mid slope........52-62.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........37-43%.
   Mid slope........41-50%.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Scattered showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-44.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........77-87%.
   Mid slope........68-78%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning, then
                    widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........63-73.
   Mid slope........58-68.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........24-34%.
   Mid slope........27-37%.
   24 hr trend......15% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
39-44. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs
60-70. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 39-44.
Highs 60-70. .
.SATURDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
33-43. Highs 61-71. .
.SUNDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 35-45.
Highs 64-74. .
.MONDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 36-46.
Highs 64-74. .

$$

NVZ470-152315-
Eastern Elko County-
213 AM PDT Tue May 15 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy fog in the morning. Widespread showers
                    through the day. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........63-68.
   Mid slope........54-64.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........35-42%.
   Mid slope........39-48%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph in the
                         afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Scattered showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........39-44.
   Mid slope........45-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........76-86%.
   Mid slope........67-77%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning. Widespread
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........70-75.
   Mid slope........60-70.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........19-29%.
   Mid slope........22-32%.
   24 hr trend......13% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 38-48. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs
64-74. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 38-48.
Highs 64-74. .
.SATURDAY...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
38-48. Highs 63-73. .
.SUNDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 40-50.
Highs 64-74. .
.MONDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 40-50.
Highs 66-76. .

$$

NVZ454-152315-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
213 AM PDT Tue May 15 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy fog in the morning. Numerous showers in
                    the morning, then widespread showers and
                    scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........61-71.
   Mid slope........57-67.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........33-42%.
   Mid slope........38-48%.
   24 hr trend......4% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph. Gusts
                         up to 20 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Scattered showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........41-46.
   Mid slope........47-55.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........74-84%.
   Mid slope........63-73%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning. Numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........69-74.
   Mid slope........60-70.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........19-29%.
   Mid slope........24-34%.
   24 hr trend......10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Lows 37-47. . Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs
61-71. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 42-47.
Highs 62-72. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 37-47. Highs 65-75. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 44-49. Highs 65-75. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. .

$$

NVZ455-152315-
White Pine County-
213 AM PDT Tue May 15 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy fog in the morning. Widespread showers
                    through the day. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........60-70.
   Mid slope........57-67.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........30-40%.
   Mid slope........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
                    Scattered showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........35-45.
   Mid slope........41-51.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........67-77%.
   Mid slope........57-67%.
   24 hr trend......16% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
                         Gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........66-76.
   Mid slope........63-73.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........16-21%.
   Mid slope........19-25%.
   24 hr trend......18% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south 15 to 20 mph with gusts 25
                         to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35-45. . South winds around
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs 64-74. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 34-44. Highs 64-74. .
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 36-46. Highs 65-75. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 38-48. Highs 68-78. .
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 38-48. Highs 68-78. .

$$

NVZ457-152315-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
213 AM PDT Tue May 15 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy fog in the morning. Numerous showers in
                    the morning. Widespread showers and scattered
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........65-75.
   Mid slope........59-69.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........22-32%.
   Mid slope........28-38%.
   24 hr trend......16% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south around 15 mph with gusts
                         around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Scattered showers through the night.
Min temperature.....
   Valleys..........38-48.
   Mid slope........43-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........
   Valleys..........64-74%.
   Mid slope........57-67%.
   24 hr trend......12% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds around 15 mph in the
                         evening becoming downslope/down valley
                         winds 2 to 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers in the morning. Numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   Valleys..........68-78.
   Mid slope........64-74.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........
   Valleys..........11-21%.
   Mid slope........14-24%.
   24 hr trend......8% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph
                         becoming south 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                         35 mph in the afternoon.


.Extended...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Lows 36-46. . West winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Widespread snow showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Highs 64-74. . Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 37-47.
Highs 67-77. .
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 69-79. .
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 71-81. .
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 71-81. .

$$