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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the San Francisco Bay Area and
Central California Coast
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

NOTE: THIS IS A RETRANSMISSION OF YESTERDAYS AFTERNOON FORECAST... IT IS NOT
AN UPDATE. THE FORECAST IS ISSUED ONCE DAILY BY 330 PM IN THE LOW SEASON

.DISCUSSION...Rain will spread into northern Sonoma before
midnight and reach the Golden Gate bridge around sunrise.
Southerly winds will pick up overnight into Friday ahead of the
front as well. Rain will slowly spread north to south through the
day Friday with periods of moderate to heavy rain in the hills.
Rain turns to showers by Friday evening before ending late Friday
night. Dry but cool on Saturday. Another cold front will bring
rain Sunday afternoon into Sunday night across the Bay Area with
rain reaching the Central Coast late Sunday night or early Monday
morning. Showers may linger Monday but then dry and warmer much of
next week.

Note : All winds are 20-foot Winds Unless otherwise specified.
Thunderstorms imply strong, gusty and erratic winds.

$$

CAZ505-241230-
Coastal North Bay...Including Point Reyes National Seashore-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Rain.
* Max temperature.....57-64.
* Min humidity........80-90 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* CWR.................90%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the evening,
  then slight chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....44-49.
* Max humidity........100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................40%.
* LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....56-64.
* Min humidity........65-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................0%.
* LAL.................1.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 40s to mid 50s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Lows
in the 40s to mid 50s. Highs in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Northwest
winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the
50s to mid 60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in
the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the 60s.

$$

CAZ506-241230-
North Bay Interior Valleys-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Rain.
* Max temperature.....56-61.
* Min humidity........70-80 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................90%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the evening,
  then slight chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....42-47.
* Max humidity........100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......West winds around 5 mph.
* CWR.................40%.
* LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....61-67.
* Min humidity........50-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......West winds around 5 mph.
* CWR.................0%.
* LAL.................1.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Lows in
the 40s to lower 50s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Lows
in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Northwest
winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the
50s to upper 60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in
the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s.

$$

CAZ507-241230-
North Bay Mountains-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Rain.
* Max temperature.....53-61.
* Min humidity........80-90 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 10 to 20 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
      around 55 mph.
* CWR.................90%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.
* Freezing level......7000 ft asl.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the evening,
  then slight chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....42-48.
* Max humidity........100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds around 5 mph shifting to the
      northwest after midnight. Gusts up to 25 mph.
* CWR.................40%.
* LAL.................1.
* Freezing level......6300 ft asl.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....56-64.
* Min humidity........50-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds around 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds around 5 mph with higher
      gusts.
* CWR.................0%.
* LAL.................1.
* Freezing level......5100 ft asl.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 40s to lower 50s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the 50s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph. Lows in the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the mid 50s to
lower 60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in
the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the 60s.

$$

CAZ006-508-509-529-241230-
San Francisco-San Francisco Bay Shoreline-
San Francisco Peninsula Coast-Northern Monterey Bay-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Rain.
* Max temperature.....59-65.
* Min humidity........65-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................90%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then
  slight chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....45-50.
* Max humidity........90-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
  northwest around 5 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................50%.
* LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....60-68.
* Min humidity........55-65 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................10%.
* LAL.................1.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 40s to lower 50s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the 50s to mid
60s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Northwest
winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 50s to mid 60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Lows in
the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the 60s to lower 70s.

$$

CAZ510-241230-
East Bay Interior Valleys-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Rain likely in the morning, then rain in the
  afternoon.
* Max temperature.....58-63.
* Min humidity........60-70 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph.
* CWR.................90%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then
  slight chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....46-51.
* Max humidity........90-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
  southwest up to 5 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................50%.
* LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....62-68.
* Min humidity........50-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
* CWR.................0%.
* LAL.................1.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Lows in
the 40s to lower 50s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the 50s to mid
60s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. West winds
10 to 20 mph. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the 60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Lows in the 40s
to lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s.

$$

CAZ513-241230-
Santa Clara Valley...including San Jose-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning,
  then rain in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....59-64.
* Min humidity........50-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................60%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then
  slight chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....44-49.
* Max humidity........90-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
  northwest up to 5 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................50%.
* LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....62-67.
* Min humidity........40-50 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................10%.
* LAL.................1.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 40s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the upper 50s to
mid 60s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. West winds
5 to 15 mph. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the 60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Lows in the 40s
to lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s.

$$

CAZ512-241230-
Santa Cruz Mountains-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Rain likely in the morning, then rain in the
  afternoon.
* Max temperature.....55-63.
* Min humidity........65-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 10 to 20 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
      mph.
* CWR.................80%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.
* Freezing level......7400 ft asl.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then
  slight chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....42-47.
* Max humidity........100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
      northwest around 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
      northwest after midnight.
* CWR.................50%.
* LAL.................1.
* Freezing level......7100 ft asl.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
* Max temperature.....57-65.
* Min humidity........50-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to 20
      mph.
* CWR.................10%.
* LAL.................1.
* Freezing level......5600 ft asl.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 40s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the 50s to lower 60s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph. Lows in the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the mid 50s to
lower 60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Lows in
the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the 60s.

$$

CAZ511-241230-
East Bay Hills and Diablo Range-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning,
  then rain in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....50-58 except 45-50 in the San Antonio Valley.
* Min humidity........60-70 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 10 to 20 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to
      around 55 mph.
* CWR.................80%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.
* Freezing level......7400 ft asl.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then
  slight chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....42-49.
* Max humidity........90-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the
      west around 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30
      mph shifting to the northwest around 5 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................50%.
* LAL.................1.
* Freezing level......7100 ft asl.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
* Max temperature.....55-63.
* Min humidity........55-65 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds around 5 mph. Gusts up to 25
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................10%.
* LAL.................1.
* Freezing level......5500 ft asl.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 30s to upper 40s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph. Lows in the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the 50s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. West winds 10 to
20 mph. Lows in the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the 50s to lower
60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in
the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the 50s to upper 60s.

$$

CAZ528-530-241230-
Northern Salinas Valley...Hollister Valley...and Carmel Valley-
Southern Monterey Bay and Big Sur Coast-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning,
  then rain in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....60-66.
* Min humidity........55-65 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................50%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then
  chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....44-49.
* Max humidity........100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
  northwest around 5 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................70%.
* LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
* Max temperature.....61-67.
* Min humidity........55-65 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................10%.
* LAL.................1.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 40s to lower 50s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Northwest
winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 50s to mid 60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in
the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the 60s.

$$

CAZ516-241230-
Southern Salinas Valley...Arroyo Seco...and Lake San Antonio-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming cloudy. Chance of
  rain.
* Max temperature.....60-65.
* Min humidity........40-50 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................40%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the evening,
  then chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....43-48.
* Max humidity........100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................60%.
* LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
* Max temperature.....63-68.
* Min humidity........40-50 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................10%.
* LAL.................1.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. West winds 5 to
15 mph. Lows in the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph. Lows in the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the mid
60s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Lows in the
upper 30s to mid 40s. Highs around 70.

$$

CAZ517-241230-
Santa Lucia Mountains and Los Padres National Forest-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning,
  then rain likely in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....55-63.
* Min humidity........40-50 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 5 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30
      mph.
* CWR.................50%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.
* Freezing level......7400 ft asl.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then
  chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....41-47.
* Max humidity........100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west
      around 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west
      around 5 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 35 mph.
* CWR.................70%.
* LAL.................1.
* Freezing level......7500 ft asl.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
* Max temperature.....55-63.
* Min humidity........45-55 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds 10 to 15 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................10%.
* LAL.................1.
* Freezing level......6300 ft asl.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 30s to upper 40s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. West winds 5 to
15 mph. Lows in the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the 50s to lower
60s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph. Lows in the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the 50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. North winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in the
30s to upper 40s. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s.

$$

CAZ518-241230-
Mountains of San Benito and Interior Monterey County including
Pinnacles National Park-
229 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
* Max temperature.....55-63.
* Min humidity........45-55 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 5 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 5 to 15 mph with gusts to 20
      mph.
* CWR.................50%.
* LAL.................1.
* Marine layer........None.
* Freezing level......7300 ft asl.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Rain in the evening, then rain showers likely
  after midnight.
* Min temperature.....42-47.
* Max humidity........90-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 5 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 5 to 15 mph with gusts to 20
      mph.
* CWR.................70%.
* LAL.................1.
* Freezing level......7700 ft asl.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
* Max temperature.....56-64.
* Min humidity........55-65 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds 5 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................20%.
* LAL.................1.
* Freezing level......6300 ft asl.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Lows in the 30s to mid 40s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. West winds 5 to
15 mph. Lows in the 30s to upper 40s. Highs in the mid 50s to
lower 60s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Northwest
winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in the 30s to mid 40s. Highs in the 50s
to lower 60s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Lows in
the 30s to mid 40s. Highs in the 50s to upper 60s.

$$


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