Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
355 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK SYSTEM WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BRING A
FEW SHOWERS THIS EVENING INTO EARLY SATURDAY TO AREAS NORTH OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. DRY CONDITIONS WILL RETURN SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY.


CAZ201-280200-
NORTH COAST STRIP...FROM OREGON BORDER TO ROCKPORT CONSISTING OF
COASTAL SECTIONS OF DEL NORTE...HUMBOLDT...AND A SMALL PORTION OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF CA NPS AND REDWOOD PARKS.-
355 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE IN THE
  MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...53-68 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-49.
* MAX HUMIDITY...89-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH 6 TO 11 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...44-54 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.


$$

CAZ202-280200-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
355 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-69.
* MIN HUMIDITY...52-67 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 9
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...44-52.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-96 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...46-56 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.


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CAZ203-204-280200-
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
355 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...44-54 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...89-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH 5 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...34-44 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ211-212-280200-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
355 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY...41-51 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-47.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-96 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-73.
* MIN HUMIDITY...29-39 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ276-280200-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
355 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...39-49 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...42-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY...78-93 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...34-44 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ283-280200-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
355 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-75.
* MIN HUMIDITY...36-46 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-43.
* MAX HUMIDITY...84-99 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-35 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-280200-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
355 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-77.
* MIN HUMIDITY...33-43 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-49.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-86 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-77.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-34 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...WEDNESDAY APRIL 1 THROUGH SUNDAY APRIL 5, 2015...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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