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
235 PM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Seasonal conditions will persist through the week. Gusty winds
are also possible at times in the usual prone areas due to a
westerly wind flow pattern. In addition, there is a slight chance
for showers over some of the higher elevations of the Sierra
Nevada on Monday through Wednesday.


CAZ289>292-241445-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
235 PM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 11 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 8 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-51 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 8 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to 11 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-13 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 10 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-52 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 9 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to 3-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-12 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 6-15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-11
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 12-24 mph.


$$

CAZ293-241445-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
235 PM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-97 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 9 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 6 mph .
   RIDGES...........Northwest 7 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the northeast 3-5 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-55 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 5 mph in the early morning shifting to the
                    north by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 0 to 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-98 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-9 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley .
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the north 6 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers in the
                    morning.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-11
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-16 mph.


$$

CAZ294-241445-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
235 PM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-88 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 10 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope .
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-11 mph in the early evening
                    becoming east 5 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-60 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 4 mph in the early morning increasing to
                    west 3-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph in the morning
                    increasing to around 15 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-11 mph in the early evening
                    becoming upslope/upvalley .
   RIDGES...........North 3-13 mph in the early evening becoming
                    southeast 3-7 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-67 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......4700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 4-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-11 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-12
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-11 mph.


$$

CAZ295-241445-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
235 PM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy blowing dust in the
                    evening.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........61-71 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 6-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........29-39 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 7-19 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-15 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to 8-20 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 15 mph in the morning
                    increasing to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........70-80 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 9-21 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 10-22 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 5-11 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........56-61.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........39-49 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-13 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 10-20 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly 5-13 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 10-20 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 14-26 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 5-11
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 9-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 10-21 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 7-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 10-19 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 17-28 mph.


$$

CAZ296-241445-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
235 PM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........28-33.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........90-100 percent.
   8000 FEET........84-94 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6 mph in the early evening
                    then westerly .
   RIDGES...........Southwest 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers and slight
                    chance of showers. Snow level 8500 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   8000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........47-57 percent.
   8000 FEET........32-42 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 12 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly 3-13 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 14-26 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......4300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    snow showers. Snow level 8500 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   8000 FEET........27-32.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........98 percent.
   8000 FEET........92-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 11 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and snow
                    showers. Snow level 8500 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........54-59.
   8000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........59-69 percent.
   8000 FEET........51-61 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 10-20 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-10 mph in the early morning
                    shifting to the west 3-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and snow showers.
Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 8-20 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 7-19 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 7-13
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 6-18 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 8-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 6-18 mph.


$$

CAZ297-241445-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
235 PM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   8000 FEET........30-35.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........74-84 percent.
   8000 FEET........68-78 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-16 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........41-51 percent.
   8000 FEET........28-38 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-14 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to 9-21 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 11-23 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to 14-26 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 15 mph in the morning
                    increasing to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   8000 FEET........28-33.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........82-92 percent.
   8000 FEET........80-90 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 9-21 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 3-13 mph .
   RIDGES...........Northwest 13-25 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 4-16 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........52-62 percent.
   8000 FEET........45-55 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-17 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-13 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-17 mph in the early morning
                    decreasing to 3-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 6-15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 4-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 7-16 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 10-20 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 12-24 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 14-26 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-241445-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
235 PM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy blowing dust in the
                    evening.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-67 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 12-24 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy blowing dust in the
                    afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 14-26 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......9500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 20 mph in the morning increasing to
                    northwest around 30 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-77 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 18-30 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 11-23 mph in the early morning decreasing
                    to 3-14 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 10-21 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 9-20 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8 percent.
.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 16-28 mph.


$$


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