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 Temp 86.0°F, Wind 4 @ East (90°) - Gust 0, RH 27%, Pr 29.99, HI 5, LAL 3, CWR 10% (251 AM PDT Fri Jul 28 2017 )

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA

    
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FNUS55 KLKN 280951
FWFLKN

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Central Nevada
National Weather Service Elko NV
251 AM PDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...Showers and thunderstorms over central NV early this
morning will expand in coverage to include northeast NV later this
morning and afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible
over most of northern and central NV on Saturday, however most
activity will be in Lander, Eureka, White Pine and southwestern
Elko 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

NVZ467-282345-
Central and Western Humboldt County-
251 AM PDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........89-99.
*   Mid slope........83-93.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........10-15%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................1.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear overnight. Increasing clouds
                     early Saturday morning with a isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........61-66.
*   Mid slope........64-74.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........33-43%.
*   Mid slope........21-31%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........91-96.
*   Mid slope........85-95.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........9-14%.
*   Mid slope........13-18%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......19000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 58-68. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated dry thunderstorms. Highs 90-95.
Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
58-68. Highs 92-102.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 60-70.
Highs 93-103.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 64-69.
Highs 93-103.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
64-69. Highs 93-103.

$$

NVZ468-282345-
Eastern Humboldt County and Northwestern Elko County-
251 AM PDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........16-21%.
*   24 hr trend......5% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Mixing Height......19000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........58-63.
*   Mid slope........62-72.
*   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........46-56%.
*   Mid slope........32-42%.
*   24 hr trend......9% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......6.
* LAL................2.
* Chc Wetting Rain...5%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........89-99.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........12-17%.
*   Mid slope........16-21%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 59-64. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
88-98. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
61-66. Highs 91-101.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 62-67.
Highs 91-101.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 62-67.
Highs 92-102.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 63-68. Highs 92-102.

$$

NVZ469-282345-
Southwestern and Central Elko County-
251 AM PDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........83-93.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........16-23%.
*   Mid slope........19-29%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                     evening. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
                     after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
*   Mid slope........56-66.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........59-69%.
*   Mid slope........49-59%.
*   24 hr trend......7% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........84-94.
*   Mid slope........79-89.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-20%.
*   Mid slope........17-27%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51-61. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
51-61. Highs 86-96.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 51-61.
Highs 87-97.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 53-63.
Highs 88-98.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 53-63.
Highs 88-98.

$$

NVZ470-282345-
Eastern Elko County-
251 AM PDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                     morning. Scattered showers through the day.
                     Scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........81-86.
*   Mid slope........76-86.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-27%.
*   Mid slope........23-31%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......3.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......19000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                     Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                     evening, then isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........52-62.
*   Mid slope........59-69.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........61-71%.
*   Mid slope........49-59%.
*   24 hr trend......16% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-92.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........17-22%.
*   Mid slope........20-27%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55-65. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
84-94. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-66. Highs 85-95.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 57-67.
Highs 85-95.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 57-67.
Highs 86-96.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear with isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 58-68.
Highs 88-98.

$$

NVZ454-282345-
Central Lander and Eureka Counties-
251 AM PDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                     morning. Isolated thunderstorms through the
                     day. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........86-96.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........14-22%.
*   Mid slope........17-26%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated showers
                     and thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........51-61.
*   Mid slope........59-69.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........61-71%.
*   Mid slope........44-54%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........87-97.
*   Mid slope........83-93.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-19%.
*   Mid slope........16-22%.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 52-62. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
86-96. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53-63. Highs 89-99.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 54-64.
Highs 90-100.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 55-65.
Highs 90-100.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 55-65.
Highs 90-100.

$$

NVZ455-282345-
White Pine County-
251 AM PDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                     morning. Scattered showers through the day.
                     Scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........82-92.
*   Mid slope........78-88.
*   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........21-29%.
*   Mid slope........26-36%.
*   24 hr trend......2% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...25%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated
                     showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........50-60.
*   Mid slope........57-67.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........71-81%.
*   Mid slope........57-67%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........83-93.
*   Mid slope........80-90.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........18-24%.
*   Mid slope........23-32%.
*   24 hr trend......4% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........Southwest 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......4.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 6 to 12 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51-61. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
83-93. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
51-61. Highs 84-94.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 86-96.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52-62. Highs 87-97.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms. Lows 53-63.
Highs 87-97.

$$

NVZ457-282345-
Northern Nye County/Lander and Eureka Counties South of Highway 50-
251 AM PDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
                     morning. Isolated thunderstorms through the
                     day. Isolated showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........88-98.
*   Mid slope........81-91.
*   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........16-26%.
*   Mid slope........20-30%.
*   24 hr trend......6% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10%.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                     thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated showers
                     and thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....
*   Valleys..........53-63.
*   Mid slope........59-69.
*   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity.......
*   Valleys..........54-64%.
*   Mid slope........47-57%.
*   24 hr trend......9% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly sunny. Isolated showers and
                     thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered
                     showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....
*   Valleys..........90-100.
*   Mid slope........82-92.
*   24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min humidity.......
*   Valleys..........13-22%.
*   Mid slope........16-26%.
*   24 hr trend......3% drier.
* 20-foot winds......
*   Valleys..........Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridge top........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index.......5.
* LAL................3.
* Mixing Height......20000 ft msl.
* Transport winds....South 10 to 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...15%.


.Extended...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 53-63. Downslope/down valley winds 2 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
90-100. Upslope/up valley winds 4 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54-64. Highs 90-100.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
55-65. Highs 92-102.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-66. Highs 93-103.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
56-66. Highs 92-102.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (FRI AUG 4 through THU AUG 10)
Above normal temperatures and precipitation.

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