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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
210 AM PST SUN JAN 21 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
A STORM SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO SPREAD SNOW ACROSS  
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA LATER TODAY AND MONDAY. A STRONGER  
STORM SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE REGION ON THURSDAY BRINGING MORE  
SNOW.  
 
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  
 
NVZ467-220015-  
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-  
210 AM PST SUN JAN 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SNOW  
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........39-44.  
MID SLOPE........28-38.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........39-48%.  
MID SLOPE........45-55%.  
24 HR TREND......3% 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.........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN SNOW SHOWERS  
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........28-33.  
MID SLOPE........31-39.  
24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........81-91%.  
MID SLOPE........78-88%.  
24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS  
AROUND 25 MPH.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........42-47.  
MID SLOPE........32-42.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........49-58%.  
MID SLOPE........57-67%.  
24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23-28. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY  
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 44-49. .  
UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 30-35.  
HIGHS 45-55. .    
THURSDAY
 
SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 29-34. HIGHS 41-51. .    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 22-27. HIGHS  
35-45. .    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 22-27. HIGHS  
37-47. .  
 

 
 
NVZ468-220015-  
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-  
210 AM PST SUN JAN 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........32-42.  
MID SLOPE........25-35.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........41-51%.  
MID SLOPE........44-54%.  
24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.  
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.........SNOW SHOWERS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........24-29.  
MID SLOPE........30-38.  
24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........89-99%.  
MID SLOPE........82-92%.  
24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING  
BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO  
5 MPH.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF  
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........40-45.  
MID SLOPE........30-40.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........55-65%.  
MID SLOPE........61-71%.  
24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS  
22-27. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 38-48.  
. UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 27-32.  
HIGHS 44-54. .    
THURSDAY
 
SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 28-33. HIGHS  
38-48. .    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-25. HIGHS  
31-41. .    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20-25. HIGHS  
35-45. .  
 

 
 
NVZ469-220015-  
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-  
210 AM PST SUN JAN 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........30-35.  
MID SLOPE........21-31.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........44-54%.  
MID SLOPE........45-55%.  
24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........20-25.  
MID SLOPE........25-33.  
24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........85-95%.  
MID SLOPE........81-91%.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN CHANCE OF  
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........35-40.  
MID SLOPE........26-36.  
24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........58-67%.  
MID SLOPE........62-72%.  
24 HR TREND......17% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19-24. .  
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 38-43. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 36-46.  
.    
THURSDAY
 
SNOW. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 36-46. .    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 17-22. HIGHS  
29-39. .    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 11-21. HIGHS  
30-40. .  
 

 
 
NVZ470-220015-  
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-  
210 AM PST SUN JAN 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........32-37.  
MID SLOPE........22-32.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........39-46%.  
MID SLOPE........42-50%.  
24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........19-24.  
MID SLOPE........24-32.  
24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........81-91%.  
MID SLOPE........76-86%.  
24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........36-41.  
MID SLOPE........37.  
24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........50-59%.  
MID SLOPE........55-65%.  
24 HR TREND......9% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 18-23. .  
DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 38-43. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 22-27. HIGHS 35-45.  
.    
THURSDAY
 
SNOW. LOWS 25-30. HIGHS 35-45. .    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 17-22. HIGHS  
31-41. .    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16-21. HIGHS  
30-40. .  
 

 
 
NVZ454-220015-  
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-  
210 AM PST SUN JAN 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........31-41.  
MID SLOPE........28-38.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........38-48%.  
MID SLOPE........39-49%.  
24 HR TREND......8% DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........18-28.  
MID SLOPE........24-34.  
24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........81-91%.  
MID SLOPE........76-86%.  
24 HR TREND......6% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE  
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........36-46.  
MID SLOPE........32-42.  
24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........49-59%.  
MID SLOPE........53-63%.  
24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15-25. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY  
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 44-49. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS  
19-29. HIGHS 45-55. .    
THURSDAY
 
SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 26-31. HIGHS  
38-48. .    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 14-24. HIGHS  
32-42. .    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS  
34-44. .  
 

 
 
NVZ455-220015-  
WHITE PINE COUNTY-  
210 AM PST SUN JAN 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........26-36.  
MID SLOPE........22-32.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........44-54%.  
MID SLOPE........46-56%.  
24 HR TREND......11% DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........9-19.  
MID SLOPE........15-25.  
24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........78-88%.  
MID SLOPE........72-82%.  
24 HR TREND......5% DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........37-42.  
MID SLOPE........29-39.  
24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........48-58%.  
MID SLOPE........53-63%.  
24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11-21. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY  
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 39-44. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS 36-46. .    
THURSDAY
 
BREEZY. SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 19-29.  
HIGHS 36-46. .    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 10-20. HIGHS  
34-44. .    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 9-19. HIGHS  
35-45. .  
 

 
 
NVZ457-220015-  
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-  
210 AM PST SUN JAN 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........32-42.  
MID SLOPE........26-36.  
24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........28-38%.  
MID SLOPE........32-42%.  
24 HR TREND......14% DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........16-26.  
MID SLOPE........21-31.  
24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........72-82%.  
MID SLOPE........66-76%.  
24 HR TREND......11% DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE  
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........39-49.  
MID SLOPE........32-42.  
24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........34-44%.  
MID SLOPE........43-53%.  
24 HR TREND......23% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17-27. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY  
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 43-53. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 45-55. .    
THURSDAY
 
SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS  
41-51. .    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13-23. HIGHS  
37-47. .    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14-24. HIGHS 39-49. .  
 

 
 
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