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
450 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...A weak system will continue to bring some high
clouds across the region today as it exits the region. A cold
front will push through the area Thursday night and Friday,
bringing cooler temperatures, a chance of light precipitation and
increased winds to the district on Friday. The best chance of rain
will be near Yosemite. This will be followed by mostly clear skies
with a warming and drying trend for the weekend.




CAZ289>292-182345-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
450 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the northwest 6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......6600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-71 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 3-6 mph in the early morning
                    shifting to the northwest 7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Not as warm. Temperatures
down 7-13 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-16 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-13 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ293-182345-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
450 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East 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.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 5 mph in the early evening then
                    easterly 4 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-5 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the east 4 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southwest 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Cooler. Temperatures down 6-16
degrees. Minimum RH up 7-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-182345-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
450 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......7300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 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.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-68 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-33 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Cooler. Temperatures down
6-16 degrees. Minimum RH up 6-16 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-9 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-182345-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
450 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   8000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........21-31 percent.
   8000 FEET........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 6 mph in the early morning shifting to the
                    west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......9000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 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....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........66-76 percent.
   8000 FEET........69-79 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the south 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........61-66.
   8000 FEET........52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-11 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........25-35 percent.
   8000 FEET........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........South 3-12 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to southwest 5-17 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Cooler. Temperatures down 7-13
degrees. Minimum RH up 8-18 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 9-21 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 7-13 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 5-11 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-8 mph.


$$

CAZ297-182345-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
450 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........71-76.
   8000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........19-29 percent.
   8000 FEET........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......10100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........32-37.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........69-79 percent.
   8000 FEET........61-71 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........65-70.
   8000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........21-31 percent.
   8000 FEET........21-31 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-8 mph in the early morning becoming
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-9 mph in the early morning becoming
                    west 3-12 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph in the morning
                    increasing to west around 15 mph in the
                    afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Temperatures down 6-12
degrees. Minimum RH up 6-12 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 10-21 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 5-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 5-13 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-11 mph.


$$

CAZ295-182345-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
450 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........72-77.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........11-20 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 10 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......11400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........46-56 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-13 mph in the early evening
                    then westerly 3-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-14 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to westerly 6-18 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........West 3-12 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to 6-18 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 10 mph in the morning increasing to
                    northwest around 20 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Cooler. Temperatures down 8-18
degrees. Minimum RH up 17-33 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 11-23 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 14-26 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-16
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 6-16 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 5-11 degrees. Minimum RH down 7-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 4-10 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-182345-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
450 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-19 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 9 mph in the early morning decreasing to 6
                    mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......12000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........38-48 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 3-13 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to west 5-17 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 10 mph in the morning increasing to
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Not as warm. Temperatures down 8-18 degrees. Minimum
RH up 13-25 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 13-25 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-16
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-12 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-7 mph.


$$


BEAN

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