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
243 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...An upper level trough will settle into the Great
Basin and produce a moderately strong onshore flow across the
district through Friday with gusty winds through and below the
mountain passes. Meanwhile, an influx of marine air will occur
in the San Joaquin Valley with cooler than normal temperatures.
Slightly cooler temperatures and slightly higher humidities can be
expected over the higher terrain through Friday. The weekend will
bring a warming trend with isolated afternoon thunderstorms near
the Sierra crest.


CAZ289>292-260000-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
243 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-88.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-17 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 15-25 mph through and below the passes on
                    the west side; Northwest 7-15 mph elsewhere.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-57.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 9-19 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 15-25 mph through and below the passes on
                    the west side in the evening; Northwest 5-15
                    mph elsewhere.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-81.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 5-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......6200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-7 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-9 mph.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-9 mph.


$$

CAZ293-260000-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
243 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-13 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    4-7 mph by 1000 PDT.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5 mph in the early morning becoming
                    southwest 6-11 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......6400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-91 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-17 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph until about 2000 PDT
                    becoming downslope 3 mph or less by 2100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........West 5-9 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the northeast 6 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-51 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    4-7 mph by 1000 PDT.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest up to 10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......4800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 7-13
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-8 mph.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-260000-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
243 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    4-7 mph by 1000 PDT.
   RIDGES...........West 4-7 mph this morning becoming southwest up
                    to 10 mph this afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......6600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-13 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph until about 2000 PDT
                    becoming downslope 3 mph or less bny 2100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-51 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    4-7 mph by 1000 PDT.
   RIDGES...........West up to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......5100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-9 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 6 mph.


$$

CAZ295-260000-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
243 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........66-71.
   24 HR TREND......Down 8-18 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-6 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........West 5-15 mph. Local gusts to 38 mph
                    in the canyons.
   RIDGES...........West 15-25 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........42-47.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........65-75 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-15 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........West 5-15 mph this evening becoming
                    downslope/downcanyon 3-5 mph by 2300 PDT.
   RIDGES...........West 15-25 mph this evening decreasing to
                    7-15 mph by midnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........23-33 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-4 mph becoming west 5-12 mph by
                    1100 PDT.  Local gusts to 35 mph in the canyons
                    during the afternoon.
   RIDGES...........West 15-25 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 7-19 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 7-19 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 5-11 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-10 percent.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-9 mph.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-9 mph.


$$

CAZ296-260000-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
243 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........66-71.
   8000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........27-37 percent.
   8000 FEET........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    4-7 mph by 1000 PDT.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 12-22 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......9100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   8000 FEET........30-35.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........81-91 percent.
   8000 FEET........78-88 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph until about 2000 PDT
                    becoming downslope 3 mph or less by 2100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........West 12-22 MPH this evening diminishing to 5-15 mph
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........61-66.
   8000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........30-40 percent.
   8000 FEET........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change to up 5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    4-7 mph by 1000 PDT.
   RIDGES...........Variable 2-5 mph becoming southwest to west
                    5-12 mph by 1100 PDT.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-12 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 8 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-8 mph.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 9 mph.


$$

CAZ297-260000-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
243 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........67-72.
   8000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........29-39 percent.
   8000 FEET........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    4-7 mph by 1000 PDT.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 12-22 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........32-37.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........80-90 percent.
   8000 FEET........69-79 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph until about 2000 PDT
                    becoming downslope 3 mph or less by 2100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........West 12-22 mph this evening decreasing to
                    5-12 mph by midnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........63-68.
   8000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........32-42 percent.
   8000 FEET........18-28 percent.
   24 HR TREND......up 2-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    4-7 mph by 1000 PDT.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 5-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 4-10 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-9 mph.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 9 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-9 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-260000-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
243 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-92.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-15 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-20 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-12 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 10-20 mph this morning increasing
                    to 20-30 mph this afternoon. Gusts to around
                    40 mph right below the passes.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......14900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 15 mph in the morning
                    increasing to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-57.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........45-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 14-30 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 20-30 mph early this evening diminishing
                    to 12-22 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-86.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 15-25 mph. Gusts to around 40 mph right
                    below the passes.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-15 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-10 percent.
.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 4-10 mph.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-10 mph.


$$
DURFEE

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