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
315 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A FEW SHOWERS...WITH HIGHER ELEVATION SNOW SHOWERS...REMAIN
POSSIBLE THROUGH MONDAY MORNING FOR LOCATIONS NORTH OF HIGHWAY
299. DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF MONDAY AND INTO
MID DAY TUESDAY. AN APPROACHING STORM SYSTEM OR TWO WILL AFFECT
OUR WEATHER FOR THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. RAIN WILL SPREAD FROM
SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST FOR THE LATTER HALF OF TUESDAY...WITH
WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AND MOUNTAIN SNOWS LIKELY FOR WEDNESDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY. MOIST SOIL CONDITIONS AND LIGHT WIND SPEEDS WILL
KEEP FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS LOW.

CAZ201-120215-
NORTH COAST-
315 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...43-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY...70-83 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY...66-79 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$

CAZ202-120215-
COASTAL MENDOCINO-
315 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...47-55.
* MIN HUMIDITY...64-75 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...48-56.
* MIN HUMIDITY...63-73 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.


$$

CAZ203-204-120215-
UPPER SMITH-LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH-
315 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...35-45.
* MIN HUMIDITY...72-87 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
  SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...27-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...36-46.
* MIN HUMIDITY...66-81 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$

CAZ211-212-120215-
HOOPA-VAN DUZEN/MAD RIVER-
315 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...38-48.
* MIN HUMIDITY...58-73 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...29-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...41-51.
* MIN HUMIDITY...60-75 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$

CAZ276-120215-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO-
315 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...44-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY...58-73 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-71 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.


$$

CAZ283-120215-
TRINITY-
315 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...34-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY...47-57 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...24-32.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...36-46.
* MIN HUMIDITY...52-62 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-120215-
W MENDOCINO NF/E MENDOCINO UNIT-
315 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...38-48.
* MIN HUMIDITY...31-41 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...5100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...29-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY...78-93 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...4700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...40-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY...48-58 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...FRIDAY DECEMBER 16 THROUGH TUESDAY DECEMBER 20, 2016...
FOR NW CALIF...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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