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
308 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...A strong storm system will bring heavy rain and
gusty winds tonight into Tuesday. Unsettled weather will continue
through mid week as additional storms move through the district.

CAZ289>292-201600-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
308 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 5-15 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the southeast.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....70 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain likely in the morning, then chance
                    of rain in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........68-78 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 10-22 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 15-25 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....50 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 5-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....40 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........66-76 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 3-11 mph in the early morning
                    shifting to the south 3-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Temperatures down 3-9 degrees.
Minimum RH down 3-5 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-9 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Temperatures down 1-3
degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-9 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 6 mph.


$$

CAZ293-201600-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
308 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 5-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........74-84 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-13 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........south 6-16 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 6-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....100 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........south 6-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 15-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........71-81 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........south 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 10-15 mph.
lAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees. Minimum
RH down 6-12 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-9 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Temperatures down 1-3
degrees. Minimum RH down 5-11 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-9 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Temperatures little
change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-201600-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
308 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........southeast 4-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 10-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....80 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........70-80 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........south 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 10-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........south 5-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 10-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....70 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the morning, then chance
                    of rain in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........65-75 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........south 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 7-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....60 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees.
Minimum RH down 5-11 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 7 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees.
Minimum RH down 1-3 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ295-201600-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
308 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........92-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........west 10-17 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 10-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....40 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........58-68 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southwest 12-17 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 15-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....30 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........90-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southwest 12-17 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 15-25 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........50-55.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........53-63 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........West 10-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 15-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Temperatures down 6-12
degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 8-20 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 10-19 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Temperatures down
3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 7-19 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 10-22 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-11
percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-10 mph.


$$

CAZ296-201600-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
308 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow. snow level 8000 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........34-39.
   8000 FEET........26-31.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........98 percent.
   8000 FEET........98 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........south 10-20 mph .
   RIDGES...........South 10-20 mph in the early evening increasing
                    to southwest 16-28 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow. snow level 8500 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........44-49.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........76-86 percent.
   8000 FEET........78-88 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 12-24 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southwest 15-25 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 25-35 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......4800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 25 to 30 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....100 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow and rain. snow level 7500 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   8000 FEET........24-29.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........99 percent.
   8000 FEET........98 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southwest 15-30 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 25-35 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....100 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow and rain. snow level 7000
                    feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........42-47.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 percent.
   8000 FEET........73-83 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southwest 10-22 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 15-30 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....100 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Snow likely. Temperatures down 4-10 degrees. Minimum
RH down 10-20 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 11 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 13-25 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of snow. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees.
Minimum RH down 2-8 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-12 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Temperatures little change.
Minimum RH up 1-3 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 7-18 mph.


$$

CAZ297-201600-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
308 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow. snow level 8000 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........31-36.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........98 percent.
   8000 FEET........90-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........southwest 7-13 mph in the early evening
                    increasing to westerly 10-20 mph .
   RIDGES...........Southwest 10-16 mph in the early evening
                    increasing to 15-25 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....80 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow. snow level 9500 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........48-53.
   8000 FEET........38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 percent.
   8000 FEET........68-78 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 10-22 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........southwest 11-23 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 16-28 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow. snow level 8500 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........31-36.
   8000 FEET........24-29.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........92-100 percent.
   8000 FEET........89-99 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........southwest 9-21 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 16-28 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....80 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow with rain likely. snow
                    level 8000 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........46-51.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........69-79 percent.
   8000 FEET........60-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........southwest 5-17 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 12-24 mph in the early morning
                    decreasing to 6-18 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......5700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....60 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of snow and slight chance of rain.
Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 9-19 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 8-20 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 8-16 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Temperatures down 1-3
degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 9-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 10-20 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little
change. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 6-14 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-201600-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
308 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 5-16 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-64 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 8-18 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 5-17 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to 9-19 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 15 mph in the morning
                    increasing to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 5-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-58 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-11 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 5-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Temperatures down 3-9
degrees. Minimum RH down 6-16 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 6-13 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 6-18 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9
percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 4-10 mph.


$$


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