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
249 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...A ridge of high pressure will build over the region
this week bringing a warming and drying trend. Offshore flow will
produce some breezy winds in the mountain and desert and lowering
relative humidity through mid week.

CAZ289>292-261445-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
249 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........59-69 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-12 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-7 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the southwest 3-5 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 2-6 mph in the early morning
shifting to the northwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......11000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-66 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-5 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the south 2-5 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......12400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ293-261445-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
249 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-67 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope .
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the northeast .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8100 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.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-65 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the northeast 3-7 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......10600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East 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 little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.

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


$$

CAZ294-261445-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
249 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-65 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the east .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......9800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 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.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-60 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......11300 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 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.

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


$$

CAZ296-261445-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
249 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........43-48.
   8000 FEET........32-37.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........70-80 percent.
   8000 FEET........75-85 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........68-73.
   8000 FEET........56-61.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........22-32 percent.
   8000 FEET........34-44 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 8-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......9800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........44-49.
   8000 FEET........32-37.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........68-78 percent.
   8000 FEET........74-84 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 7-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........71-76.
   8000 FEET........58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........20-30 percent.
   8000 FEET........33-43 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southeast by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......10200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the north 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...........South 3-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-6 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-8 mph.


$$

CAZ297-261445-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
249 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   8000 FEET........31-36.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........68-78 percent.
   8000 FEET........70-80 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........70-75.
   8000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........21-31 percent.
   8000 FEET........30-40 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........upslope 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 8-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   8000 FEET........32-37.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........65-75 percent.
   8000 FEET........69-79 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........72-77.
   8000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........19-29 percent.
   8000 FEET........28-38 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-8 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southeast 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......12200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East 5 to 10 mph.
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...........Southeast 3-9 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-6 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-9 mph.


$$

CAZ295-261445-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
249 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........45-55 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........East 4-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 6-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........71-76.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........15-22 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........East 5-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 10-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........43-53 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........East 5-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 7-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........73-78.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........12-19 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........East 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 8-12 mph in the early morning
                    shifting to the east in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
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...........Northeast 3-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-9 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-261445-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
249 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........42-52 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 6-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-20 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 5-10 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to northeast 8-15 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........39-49 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 5-10 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to the north 3-7 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........8-18 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-6 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-7 mph.


$$


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