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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
311 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014


.DISCUSSION...
SEASONAL TEMPERATURES WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE INTERIOR ALONG WITH
LIGHT TERRAIN-DRIVEN WINDS WITH THE REGION POSITIONED BETWEEN A
RIDGE OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A TROUGH OVER THE WESTERN
UNITED STATES. OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERIES WILL BE GOOD...ESPECIALLY
ALONG THE COAST.

CAZ201-210130-
NORTH COAST STRIP...FROM OREGON BORDER TO ROCKPORT CONSISTING OF
COASTAL SECTIONS OF DEL NORTE...HUMBOLDT...AND A SMALL PORTION OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF CA NPS AND REDWOOD PARKS.-
311 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG AND DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-71 AT THE COAST...79-89 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-76 PERCENT AT THE COAST...27-37 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 21 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         23 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG AND DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...76-91 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         22 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         24 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG AND
  DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-72 AT THE COAST...80-90 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT AT THE COAST...19-27 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 17 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         20 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-210130-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
311 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG AND DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-70 AT THE COAST...AROUND 80 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...68-78 PERCENT AT THE COAST...40 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG AND DRIZZLE IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...85-98 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG AND
  DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-70 AT THE COAST...79-87 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...64-75 PERCENT AT THE COAST...34 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 6
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-210130-
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
311 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-94 VALLEYS...68-78 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT VALLEYS...32-42 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY...79-94 PERCENT VALLEYS...57-64 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-94 VALLEYS...68-78 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...16-24 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-210130-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
311 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...AROUND 90 VALLEYS...76-86 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...23-31 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-62.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-91 PERCENT VALLEYS...67-82 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 14 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5
                         MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...88-96 VALLEYS...77-87 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...15-23 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-210130-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
311 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG
  AND DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...80-90.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-37 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59 VALLEYS...60-68 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-96 PERCENT VALLEYS...64 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...82-92.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-27 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 6
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-210130-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
311 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...88-96 VALLEYS...82-90 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-62.
* MAX HUMIDITY...64-79 PERCENT VALLEYS...59-74 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 MPH
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5
                         MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...90-98 VALLEYS...83-91 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...13-16 PERCENT VALLEYS...17-22 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 6
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-210130-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
311 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...90-98 VALLEYS...80-90 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17 PERCENT VALLEYS...27-32 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MAX HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...90-98 VALLEYS...81-91 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14 PERCENT VALLEYS...22-30 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE. LOWS 50 TO
58. HIGHS 63 TO 74. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 63 TO
76. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 63 TO
75. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 59. HIGHS 80 TO 93 VALLEYS...
74 TO 87 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 59. HIGHS 85 TO 96 VALLEYS...
78 TO 91 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 84 TO 97 VALLEYS...
78 TO 91 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...MONDAY AUGUST 25 THROUGH FRIDAY AUGUST 29, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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