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
230 PM PST Mon Dec 11 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A dry airmass will hold over the region through the middle of the
week with little change in temperatures and mainly light winds.
Little change in humidity is expected through midweek with
slightly better recoveries taking place toward the end of week.


CAZ289>292-121630-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
230 PM PST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Haze and areas of frost after
                    midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........53-63 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-5 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the south 4 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Haze and areas of frost in the morning.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the northwest 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......2500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear. Haze and areas of frost after midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........53-63 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-5 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the northwest 4 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Haze and areas of frost in the morning.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 4 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......1800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 3-6 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 3-5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ293-121630-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
230 PM PST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-65 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 4 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 5-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Poor.
Mixing height.......1700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 14-26 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the east 4-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Poor.
Mixing height.......1700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-121630-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
230 PM PST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-60 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the northwest 4 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Poor.
Mixing height.......2700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 8-18 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early evening then
                    easterly 4 mph .
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the north 3 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Poor.
Mixing height.......2400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 5-11
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-121630-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
230 PM PST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   8000 FEET........26-31.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........43-53 percent.
   8000 FEET........50-60 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   8000 FEET........52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........11-21 percent.
   8000 FEET........5-15 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........55-65 percent.
   8000 FEET........50-60 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........61-66.
   8000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........11-21 percent.
   8000 FEET........5-14 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 5-11
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-9 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-11 mph.


$$

CAZ297-121630-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
230 PM PST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........31-36.
   8000 FEET........27-32.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........48-58 percent.
   8000 FEET........21-31 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   8000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........7-17 percent.
   8000 FEET........3-13 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......6200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........32-37.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........56-66 percent.
   8000 FEET........40-50 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........63-68.
   8000 FEET........54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........9-19 percent.
   8000 FEET........4-14 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 4-9 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-9
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 6-12 mph.


$$

CAZ295-121630-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
230 PM PST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........3-8 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......6300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........4-10 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-9 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-8 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 4-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 4-10 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-121630-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
230 PM PST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........18-28 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........5 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........4-9 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-6 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-6 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-6 mph.


$$


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