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ROUTINE FIRE WX PLANNING FCST
 
 FNUS55 KREV 302200
FWFREV

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST OFFSEASON FORMAT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
300 PM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

NOTE: THIS IS A RETRANSMISSION OF THE MORNING FORECAST... IT IS NOT
AN UPDATE. THE FORECAST IS ISSUED ONCE DAILY BY 730 AM IN THE OFFSEASON.


.DISCUSSION...WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON WITH
SLIGHTLY STRONGER WINDS TUESDAY AFTERNOON AHEAD OF A TROUGH WHICH
WILL PUSH INTO THE NORTHWEST TUESDAY. THIS TROUGH WILL ALSO BRING
A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS NORTH OF INTERSTATE 80 TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY ALONG WITH COOLER TEMPERATURES TO THE REGION.


NOTE: PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

NVZ450-311300-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-
INCLUDING A PORTION OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE NF
300 PM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........35-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........63-73%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN
THE EVENING.
* RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........63-68.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........12-19%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
MPH INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH
INCREASING TO 55 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11500-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26-31. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO
25 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 51-61.
LOWS 26-36. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 52-57. LOWS 24-34. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 55-65. LOWS 25-35. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 58-68. LOWS 27-37.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 56-61.

$$

CAZ272-311300-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
300 PM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........26-31.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........72-82%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
IN THE EVENING.
* RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........53-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........20-27%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55
MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
70 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11500-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18-23. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO
25 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
47-52. LOWS 16-21. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 45-50. LOWS 18-28. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 52-57. LOWS 19-29. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 54-59. LOWS 21-31.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 48-53.

$$

NVZ453-311300-
WEST CENTRAL NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE-
300 PM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........37-47.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........55-65%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH
IN THE EVENING.
* RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........63-73.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........9-19%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
MPH INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11500-12000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST. LOWS 26-36.
NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 10 TO 15
MPH OVERNIGHT .
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. HIGHS 51-61. LOWS 26-36. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 25-35. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 61-71. LOWS 30-40.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 54-64.

$$

CAZ270-278-NVZ458-311300-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
300 PM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........35-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........75-85%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN
THE EVENING.
* RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON NORTH OF GERLACH.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........55-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........21-31%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24-34. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO
25 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
47-57. LOWS 24-34. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
48-58. LOWS 23-33. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 53-63. LOWS 24-34. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 57-67. LOWS
27-37.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 49-59.

$$

CAZ271-311300-
WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE LASSEN...PLUMAS AND TAHOE NF
300 PM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........31-41.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........79-89%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
IN THE EVENING.
* RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON NORTH OF SUSANVILLE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........53-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........17-27%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
* RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......11000-11500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18-23. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 49-59.
LOWS 22-32. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
48-58. LOWS 20-30. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 20-30. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 56-66.
LOWS 22-32.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 48-58.

$$

CAZ273-311300-
MONO-EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING PORTIONS OF THE HUMBOLDT TOIYABE AND INYO NF
300 PM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........27-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........67-77%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
IN THE EVENING.
* RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........62-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........8-18%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING 15 TO 20
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH
INCREASING TO 65 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12500-13000 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 19-29. WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE
EVENING SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 17-27. WEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 51-61. LOWS 14-24. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 15-25. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 61-71. LOWS 18-28.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55-65.

$$

NVZ459-311300-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
300 PM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........40-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........46-56%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
THE EVENING.
* RIDGE TOP........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER........SUNNY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE....
* VALLEYS..........64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY.......
* VALLEYS..........8-14%.
* 20-FOOT WINDS......
* VALLEYS/SLOPE....SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20
MPH INCREASING TO WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* RIDGE TOP........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT......12000-12500 FT MSL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST. LOWS 29-39. NORTHWEST
WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 53-63. LOWS
27-37. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS 56-66. LOWS 27-37. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 61-71. LOWS 31-41.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 54-64.

$$


.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR (MON APR 6 THROUGH SUN APR 12)
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

=
$$

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