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
158 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

.DISCUSSION...STRONG WIND GUSTS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE OVER THE
SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EARLY EVENING.
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FOR WARMER AND DRIER
CONDITIONS THIS WEEKEND. THEN A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
SETTLE OVER THE REGION EARLY NEXT WEEK FOR COOLER WEATHER BUT
LITTLE IF ANY PRECIPITATION.

CAZ289>292-031615-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
158 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. AREAS OF FROST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    VARIABLE 0-4 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF FROST IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........MARGINAL.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 0-4 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........MARGINAL.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 5-11
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-11 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FROST. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM
RH DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-11 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. WIDESPREAD FROST. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 6 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-031615-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
158 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 7-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........MARGINAL.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-9
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-6 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-031615-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
158 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........57-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 16-32 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST 10-20 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 15-25 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING...DECREASING TO 8-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........50-55.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........16-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 7-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 7-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........62-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........18-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-16
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-17 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-12
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 10-20 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 12-24 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 10-20
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 4-11 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-031615-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
158 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH 10 PM THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........24-29.
   8000 FEET........18-23.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........69-79 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-17 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH
                    IN THE EARLY EVENING...DECREASING TO 4-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 20-40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH IN
                    THE EARLY EVENING...DECREASING TO 8-18 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   8000 FEET........42-47.
   24 HR TREND......UP 9-19 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........38-48 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST 4-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........30-35.
   8000 FEET........24-29.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........76-86 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 5-11 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........55-60.
   8000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........37-47 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........23-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........MARGINAL.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 7-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 15-25 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 5-11 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-031615-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
158 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF FROST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 16-32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH NORTHEAST 10-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH
                    IN THE EARLY EVENING...DECREASING TO 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF FROST IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FROST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FROST IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........MARGINAL.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 4-10
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-18 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 7-13
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 3-10 MPH.


$$

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