Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Central California
National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley - Hanford CA
643 AM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...A weak area of low pressure will remain anchored off
the southern California coast through Wednesday and bring a threat
of thunderstorms to mainly the Sierra each afternoon and evening.
Generally light slope and terrain winds can be expected through the
period. However...winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity of
thunderstorms. Little diurnal change in temperatures and humidities
is expected through the period.

CAZ289>292-212330-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
643 AM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-97.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......10500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-76 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 7-11 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the west 4-8 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-98.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable 2-5 mph becoming northwest
                    up to 10 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......11800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-10 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-8 mph.
.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-10 mph.


$$

CAZ293-212330-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
643 AM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning. Slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 2-5 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly 3-7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-7 mph.
LAL.................3.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......7500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 0 to 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........East 2-5 mph in the early evening then
                    easterly .
   RIDGES...........Northeast 7 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the east 4 mph .
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........Southeast up to 5 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest 5-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......9500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-7 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph.
.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-212330-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
643 AM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 1-5 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to west 3-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................3.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 6 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the east 3 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........East to southeast 4-7 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west 5-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......9100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.
.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-212330-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
643 AM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny then becoming mostly cloudy. Areas of
                    smoke in the morning. Slight chance of showers
                    and thunderstorms in the morning, then chance
                    of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........78-83.
   8000 FEET........67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........32-42 percent.
   8000 FEET........34-44 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 6-13 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the south 7-12 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................4.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after midnight.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........55-60.
   8000 FEET........44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........74-84 percent.
   8000 FEET........80-90 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning. Becoming cloudy by
                    early afternoon with scattered showers and
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........77-82.
   8000 FEET........65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........32-42 percent.
   8000 FEET........37-47 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
             Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
                    of thunderstorms.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4-7 mph in the morning becoming southwest
                    5-10 mph by afternoon.
             Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
                    of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2...increasing to 3 after 1200 PDT.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Temperatures
little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-8 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-7 mph.
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-9 mph.


$$

CAZ297-212330-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
643 AM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........81-86.
   8000 FEET........67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........27-37 percent.
   8000 FEET........30-40 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 5-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 5-15 mph.
LAL.................4.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening, then slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms after
                    midnight.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........49-54.
   8000 FEET........42-47.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........74-84 percent.
   8000 FEET........73-83 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the east .
LAL.................3.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning. Becoming cloudy by
                    early afternoon with scattered showers and
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........77-82.
   8000 FEET........65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........32-42 percent.
   8000 FEET........37-47 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
             Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
                    of thunderstorms.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4-7 mph in the morning becoming southwest
                    5-10 mph by afternoon.
             Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
                    of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2...increasing to 3 after 1200 PDT.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Temperatures
little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-8 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-7 mph.
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-9 mph.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4-9 mph.


$$

CAZ295-212330-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
643 AM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........83-88.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-6 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to easterly 7-13 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 9 mph in the early morning increasing to
                    southeast by afternoon.
LAL.................3.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......14900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning increasing to
                    southeast around 15 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........55-65 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5-10 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 6 mph.
LAL.................3.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........82-87.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........18-28 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upcanyon
                    4-7 mph by 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 5-10 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west 7-12 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-9 mph.
.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 4-9 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-212330-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
643 AM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 5 mph in the early morning increasing to
                    southeast 6-12 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......15700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning
                    increasing to southeast around 15 mph in the
                    afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-54 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 7-13 mph in the early evening
                    becoming west 4-7 mph .
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-100.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-19 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 5-10 mph in the morning becoming
                    south to southwest 10-20 mph during the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the south in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-12 mph.
.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-9 mph.


$$


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