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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
211 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...A COOLING TREND AS WELL AS INCREASING RH WILL
PREVAIL ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THE WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE...MAINLY OVER THE SIERRA NEVADA SATURDAY
MORNING INTO SUNDAY MORNING. OTHERWISE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
OVER THE AREA TUESDAY INTO THE END OF THE WORK WEEK RESULTING IN A
WARMING AND DRYING TREND.


CAZ289>292-251430-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
211 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 9-19 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 8-13 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 7-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-14 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-251430-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
211 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING INCREASING
                    TO 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-16 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-13 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO SOUTH 10-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-83 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-22 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING THEN
                    EASTERLY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 8-18 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 2-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-251430-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
211 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........57-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    INCREASING TO 8-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING INCREASING
                    TO 11-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........67-72.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........23-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-22 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 12-18 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 8-12 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WEST 11-19 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 18-34 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 12-19 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........56-61.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........39-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-22 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 11-17 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    DECREASING TO 7-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 11-18 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    DECREASING TO 9-13 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 11-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 12-18 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-7 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-251430-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
211 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........42-47.
   8000 FEET........34-39.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........66-76 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 9-19 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    INCREASING TO 11-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 12-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING INCREASING TO
                    15-21 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........65-70.
   8000 FEET........52-57.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 8-18 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 11-17 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 16-24 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 16-23 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 20-27 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
                    SNOW LEVEL 8500 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........28-33.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........80-90 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........75-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 11-23 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 17-24 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 11-17 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 20-28 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING WEST 17-21 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   8000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........32-42 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-11 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    DECREASING TO 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-14 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING DECREASING
                    TO 5-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-251430-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
211 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-17 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 15-21 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 18-34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 3-14 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 3-8 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 3-6 MPH.


$$


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