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
415 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...A SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL RESIDE OVER THE
DISTRICT THROUGH WEDNESDAY BETWEEN AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OFF THE
PACIFIC NORTHWEST COAST AND A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE CENTERED OVER
THE FOUR CORNERS REGION. DRY WEATHER WILL PREVAIL THROUGH AT LEAST
WEDNESDAY MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE
MOUNTAINS AND DESERT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY AS THE
UPPER LEVEL TROUGH NEARS THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST.
TEMPERATURES WILL AVERAGE ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH
GENERALLY LIGHT AND TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS.

CAZ289>292-162230-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
415 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-101.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-97.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP
3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-162230-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
415 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-100.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........45-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO EAST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP
3-7 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH.

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


$$

CAZ295-162230-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
415 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........86-91.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........82-87.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........EAST 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 6-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........EAST 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 6-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-162230-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
415 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........89-94.
   8000 FEET........73-78.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........15-25 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........53-58.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........59-69 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   8000 FEET........70-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........17-27 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN
2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........EAST 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 6-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........EAST 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 6-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-162230-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
415 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-98.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 6-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 6-12 MPH.


$$

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