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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Central California
National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley - Hanford CA
329 PM PST Sat Feb 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...A series of storms will continue to bring wet
weather through early next week.


CAZ289>292-191530-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
329 PM PST Sat Feb 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening. Slight chance of showers after
                    midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                    morning. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........58-68 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 1-4 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to south 3-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 5-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....50 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 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........67-77 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 6-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....40 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Temperatures little change. Minimum
RH little change. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 4-11 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees.
Minimum RH down 2-4 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 9 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Temperatures down 1-3
degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 9 mph.


$$

CAZ293-191530-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
329 PM PST Sat Feb 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening, then slight chance of showers after
                    midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 1-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-5 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the north 3 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                    morning. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........66-76 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 4 mph in the early morning shifting to the
                    south 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....80 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........72-82 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 5-17 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 5-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......4900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Cloudy. Rain likely. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down
1-3 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 8-20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees.
Minimum RH down 3-9 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 4-10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers. Temperatures
little change. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-191530-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
329 PM PST Sat Feb 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening, then slight chance of showers after
                    midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........downslope 1-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    morning. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-73 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 4 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain in the evening, then
                    rain after midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....60 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........68-78 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-4 mph in the early morning
                    becoming upslope 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....80 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH
down 2-4 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-11 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees.
Minimum RH down 2-8 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-7 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees.
Minimum RH little change. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-8 mph.


$$

CAZ295-191530-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
329 PM PST Sat Feb 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and snow
                    showers. snow level 6000 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........32-37.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........88-98 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northwest 7-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 10-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers in the
                    morning. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........50-60 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 8-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 10-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........90-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........West 7-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 10-17 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....30 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........55-65 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southwest 5-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 10-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 10 mph in the morning
                    increasing to west around 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Temperatures little change. Minimum
RH little change. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 8-19 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Temperatures down 4-10 degrees.
Minimum RH little change. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 7-19 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 14-26 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and snow showers.
Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-10 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 8-20 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 13-25 mph.


$$

CAZ296-191530-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
329 PM PST Sat Feb 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening. Chance of snow showers. Slight chance
                    of showers after midnight. snow level 6000
                    feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........28-33.
   8000 FEET........17-22.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........98 percent.
   8000 FEET........98 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........downslope 1-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 7-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow
                    in the morning, then chance of snow and rain in
                    the afternoon. snow level 6000 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   8000 FEET........35-40.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........66-76 percent.
   8000 FEET........62-72 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 9-19 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........West 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 10-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow and rain. snow level 7000 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........98 percent.
   8000 FEET........98 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southwest 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 12-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....80 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow and rain. snow level 7500 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........44-49.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 percent.
   8000 FEET........74-84 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 10-20 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southwest 10-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 15-25 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 15 mph in the morning increasing
                    to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Snow and rain. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees.
Minimum RH down 3-5 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 11-23 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 16-28 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Snow showers. Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum
RH down 5-11 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 8-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 10-22 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Temperatures little change.
Minimum RH down 3-5 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 6-18 mph.


$$

CAZ297-191530-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
329 PM PST Sat Feb 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
                    evening. Chance of showers. Slight chance of
                    snow showers after midnight. snow level 6000
                    feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........25-30.
   8000 FEET........17-22.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........92-100 percent.
   8000 FEET........92-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain and slight chance
                    of snow in the afternoon. snow level 6500
                    feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........46-51.
   8000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........67-77 percent.
   8000 FEET........52-62 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 12-24 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 10-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow likely and chance of rain in the
                    evening, then rain and snow after midnight.
                    snow level 7500 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........30-35.
   8000 FEET........24-29.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........98 percent.
   8000 FEET........90-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........downslope 1-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 8-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....60 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow. snow level 8000 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........47-52.
   8000 FEET........38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 percent.
   8000 FEET........67-77 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 9-19 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southwest 10-17 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 15-25 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......5300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....80 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow likely. Temperatures little change.
Minimum RH down 2-4 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 7-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 14-24 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and showers. Temperatures
down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-12 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 9-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 19-31 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Temperatures little
change. Minimum RH down 3-9 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-16 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-191530-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
329 PM PST Sat Feb 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of showers in the evening. Chance
                    of showers after midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-93 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 5-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 9-19 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                    evening, then chance of rain after midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 8-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-63 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-17 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 10-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 15 mph in the morning
                    increasing to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees.
Minimum RH down 1-3 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 6-13 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Temperatures down 4-10
degrees. Minimum RH down 4-10 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 5-15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-11
percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 7-19 mph.


$$


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