724  
FNUS55 KLKN 261012  
FWFLKN  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
212 AM PST WED FEB 26 2020  
   
DISCUSSION
 
QUIET WEATHER UNDER HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE  
THROUGH FRIDAY. EXPECT WARMER TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE END OF THE  
WORK WEEK WITH MANY LOCATIONS REACHING 60 OR ABOVE BY FRIDAY  
AFTERNOON. ACTIVE WEATHER RETURNS LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY WITHE  
THE NEXT LOW PRESSURE TROUGH AND COLD FRONT BRINGING A MIX OF RAIN  
AND HIGHER ELEVATION SNOW TO THE AREA.  
 
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  
 
NVZ467-270015-  
CENTRAL AND WESTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY-  
212 AM PST WED FEB 26 2020  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........56-61.  
MID SLOPE........47-57.  
24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........17-25%.  
MID SLOPE........25-35%.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........24-34.  
MID SLOPE........31-41.  
24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........78-88%.  
MID SLOPE........60-70%.  
24 HR TREND......15% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........57-62.  
MID SLOPE........47-57.  
24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........20-26%.  
MID SLOPE........27-37%.  
24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 25-35. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS  
2 TO 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 56-66. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 36-41.  
HIGHS 53-63. .    
SUNDAY
 
SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 38-48.  
.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23-28. HIGHS 46-51. .    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 27-32. HIGHS 44-54. .  
 

 
 
NVZ468-270015-  
EASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-  
212 AM PST WED FEB 26 2020  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........51-61.  
MID SLOPE........44-54.  
24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........18-28%.  
MID SLOPE........24-34%.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........21-31.  
MID SLOPE........28-38.  
24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........82-92%.  
MID SLOPE........63-73%.  
24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........53-63.  
MID SLOPE........45-55.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........20-30%.  
MID SLOPE........26-36%.  
24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 22-32. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS  
2 TO 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 58-68. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 29-39.  
HIGHS 55-65. .    
SUNDAY
 
SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 41-51.  
.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 42-52. .    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 22-32. HIGHS 45-55. .  
 

 
 
NVZ469-270015-  
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-  
212 AM PST WED FEB 26 2020  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........46-56.  
MID SLOPE........42-52.  
24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........23-33%.  
MID SLOPE........30-40%.  
24 HR TREND......8% DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........18-28.  
MID SLOPE........23-33.  
24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........84-94%.  
MID SLOPE........70-80%.  
24 HR TREND......16% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........48-58.  
MID SLOPE........44-54.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........25-35%.  
MID SLOPE........32-42%.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 18-28. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY  
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 52-62. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 24-34.  
HIGHS 52-62. .    
SUNDAY
 
SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 37-47. .    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15-25. HIGHS  
39-49. .    
TUESDAY
 
SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 41-51. .  
 

 
 
NVZ470-270015-  
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-  
212 AM PST WED FEB 26 2020  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........44-54.  
MID SLOPE........40-50.  
24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........22-32%.  
MID SLOPE........27-37%.  
24 HR TREND......14% DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........17-27.  
MID SLOPE........24-34.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........83-93%.  
MID SLOPE........70-80%.  
24 HR TREND......4% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........45-55.  
MID SLOPE........42-52.  
24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........24-34%.  
MID SLOPE........31-41%.  
24 HR TREND......16% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19-29. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY  
WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 49-59. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
RAIN. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 49-59. .    
SUNDAY
 
SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 24-34. HIGHS 37-47.  
.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS  
37-47. .    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 20-30. HIGHS 40-50. .  
 

 
 
NVZ455-270015-  
WHITE PINE COUNTY-  
212 AM PST WED FEB 26 2020  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........51-61.  
MID SLOPE........44-54.  
24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........15-25%.  
MID SLOPE........21-31%.  
24 HR TREND......3% DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........19-29.  
MID SLOPE........26-36.  
24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........70-80%.  
MID SLOPE........52-62%.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........52-62.  
MID SLOPE........45-55.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........19-29%.  
MID SLOPE........25-35%.  
24 HR TREND......7% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 20-30. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS  
2 TO 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 56-66. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS  
26-36. HIGHS 57-67. .    
SUNDAY
 
SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 26-36. HIGHS 45-55.  
.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS 42-52. .    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16-26. HIGHS 46-56. .  
 

 
 
NVZ454-270015-  
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-  
212 AM PST WED FEB 26 2020  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........52-62.  
MID SLOPE........47-57.  
24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........17-24%.  
MID SLOPE........19-29%.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........21-31.  
MID SLOPE........30-40.  
24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........67-77%.  
MID SLOPE........49-59%.  
24 HR TREND......10% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........52-62.  
MID SLOPE........48-58.  
24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........18-28%.  
MID SLOPE........21-31%.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 20-30. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS  
2 TO 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 57-67. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS  
28-38. HIGHS 56-66. .    
SUNDAY
 
SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 40-50.  
.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 17-27. HIGHS  
42-52. .    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 19-29. HIGHS 44-54. .  
 

 
 
NVZ457-270015-  
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50-  
212 AM PST WED FEB 26 2020  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........54-64.  
MID SLOPE........48-58.  
24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........14-20%.  
MID SLOPE........18-27%.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........24-34.  
MID SLOPE........32-42.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........54-64%.  
MID SLOPE........38-48%.  
24 HR TREND......5% WETTER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
VALLEYS..........55-65.  
MID SLOPE........50-60.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
VALLEYS..........14-23%.  
MID SLOPE........19-29%.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......  
VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 23-33. . DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY WINDS  
2 TO 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 58-68. . UPSLOPE/UP VALLEY WINDS 4 TO  
8 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29-39. HIGHS 56-66. .    
SUNDAY
 
SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 44-54. .    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 18-28. HIGHS 42-52. .    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS  
19-29. HIGHS 47-57. .  
 

 
 
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