Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Eureka CA
433 AM PDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT WEDNESDAY
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RH ACROSS MUCH OF MENDOCINO AND
NORTHERN LAKE COUNTIES...

...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ALSO POSSIBLE IN
TRINITY AND BOTH EASTERN AND SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING DUE TO GUSTY WINDS AND LOW
RH...

Warm temperatures and strong offshore flow will lead to
periods of critical fire weather through early Wednesday
morning. Offshore winds of 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph will
persist through Wednesday morning. Temperatures will also increase
to near 90 degrees this afternoon for interior locations, with
minimum relative humidity around 15 to 25 percent. Poor overnight
recoveries are also expected along upper slopes and ridges,
particularly for tonight. Winds will weaken Wednesday, but warm
conditions will continue through Thursday. A gradual cooling
trend is expected late in the week as a weak weather front moves
through the area.

CAZ201-270130-
North Coast-
433 AM PDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...78-88.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......North winds 5 to 9 mph.
    Ridges...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Clear.
* Min Temperature...54-62.
* Max Humidity...68-83 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......North winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to the
                         east 5 mph after midnight.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...79-89.
* Min Humidity...24-34 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......East winds 5 to 7 mph in the
                         morning...becoming upslope/upvalley 2 to 4
                         mph.
    Ridges...............East winds 5 to 8 mph in the
                         morning...becoming variable 2 to 5 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ202-270130-
Coastal Mendocino-
433 AM PDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...76-86.
* Min Humidity...26-36 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         northwest in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to
                         the northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Clear.
* Min Temperature...54-62.
* Max Humidity...68-83 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......North winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to the
                         northeast after midnight.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...77-87.
* Min Humidity...24-34 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph in the
                         morning...becoming upslope/upvalley 2 to 4
                         mph.
    Ridges...............East winds 5 to 9 mph...shifting to the
                         southwest 5 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ203-204-270130-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
433 AM PDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...76-86.
* Min Humidity...27-35 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Clear.
* Min Temperature...53-61.
* Max Humidity...59-74 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
    Ridges...............East winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...82-92.
* Min Humidity...24-32 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......East winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to the
                         southwest 5 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............East winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to the
                         south 5 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ211-212-270130-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
433 AM PDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...79-89.
* Min Humidity...20-28 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         north in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Clear.
* Min Temperature...52-60.
* Max Humidity...53-63 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         east 5 to 8 mph after midnight.
    Ridges...............East winds 5 to 9 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...80-90.
* Min Humidity...18-26 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......East winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to the
                         south 5 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ276-270130-
Interior Mendocino-
433 AM PDT Tue Sep 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...83-93.
* Min Humidity...11-19 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to
                         the north in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Clear.
* Min Temperature...52-60.
* Max Humidity...53-63 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 mph.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...83-92.
* Min Humidity...11-19 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         southeast in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............East winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to the
                         south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ283-270130-
Trinity-
433 AM PDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...74-84.
* Min Humidity...20-28 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......East winds 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Clear.
* Min Temperature...48-56.
* Max Humidity...48-58 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......East winds 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges...............East winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...78-88.
* Min Humidity...17-25 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......East winds 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges...............East winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ277-270130-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
433 AM PDT Tue Sep 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...77-87.
* Min Humidity...18-25 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Clear.
* Min Temperature...50-59.
* Max Humidity...40-50 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges...............East winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...78-88.
* Min Humidity...17-25 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to
                         the southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............East winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 60. Highs 69 to 78.
Southeast winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 51 to 59.
Highs 66 to 74. Winds generally less than 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 50 to
58. Highs 66 to 74. Northwest winds 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 58. Highs 66 to 74.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows 50 to
58. Highs 66 to 75.

...Northwest California Interior...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 59. Highs 77 to 90.
Southeast winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows 51 to
59. Highs 73 to 86. Winds generally less than 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 48 to
56. Highs 72 to 85. Northwest winds 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 55. Highs 73 to 83.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows 47 to
55. Highs 72 to 82.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...Sunday October 1 THROUGH Thursday October 5, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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