993  
FNUS75 KREV 182155  
FWSREV  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR MM 155...BLM NV-WID  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV  
255 PM PDT TUE JUL 18 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1500 PDT ON JULY 19.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL  
WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO.  
   
..RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING
 
   
..DRY AND BREEZY THROUGH THURSDAY
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN THROUGH EARLY EVENING.  
WINDS WILL REMAIN BREEZY ACROSS HIGHER ELEVATIONS AND MIDSLOPES  
OVERNIGHT WITH POOR HUMIDITY RECOVERIES EXPECTED OVER THE NEXT COUPLE  
OF NIGHTS. A VERY DRY AIRMASS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THIS WEEK WITH  
SLIGHTLY LIGHTER WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY. CAUTION IS  
STILL ADVISED THROUGH THURSDAY AS WIND GUSTS OF 20-30 MPH AND A  
VERY DRY AIR MASS WILL STILL KEEP PERIODS OF CRITICAL FIRE  
WEATHER CONDITIONS IN PLACE AT THE INCIDENT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.  
MIN HUMIDITY........8-11%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE 3-7 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15  
MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25-30 MPH AFTER 3PM.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0%.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500-8000 FT MSL INCREASING TO 15500-16500 FT  
MSL IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH.  
VENTILATION.........MARGINAL TO EXCELLENT.  
HAINES INDEX........5.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.  
MAX HUMIDITY........22-25%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10-12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN  
THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0%.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......15500-16000 FT MSL DECREASING TO 9000-9500 FT  
MSL AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH.  
VENTILATION.........MARGINAL TO EXCELLENT.  
HAINES INDEX........5.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.  
MIN HUMIDITY........6-9%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE 3-7 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH  
WITH GUSTS UP TO 25-30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0%.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500-9000 FT MSL INCREASING TO 14500-15000 FT  
MSL IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.  
VENTILATION.........POOR TO EXCELLENT.  
HAINES INDEX........5.  
 

 
FORECASTER...FUENTES  
REQUESTED BY...DEREK MESSMER  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 1712946.0/REV  
.EMAIL DMESSMER@BLM.GOV  
 
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