Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
416 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO NEAR NORMAL EARLY THIS
WEEK AS THE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS EASTWARD. AN APPROACHING
UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING INCREASING CLOUD COVER ACROSS THE
REGION AND THE POTENTIAL FOR A FEW SPRINKLES TO LIGHT SHOWERS
TO THE INTERIOR LATER TODAY. ANY RAINFALL THAT DOES OCCUR WILL BE
VERY LIGHT. DRY WEATHER WILL THEN PERSIST LATE IN THE WEEK AS RIDGING
SHIFTS BACK OVER NORTHERN CALIFORNIA.


CAZ201-280215-
NORTH COAST STRIP...FROM OREGON BORDER TO ROCKPORT CONSISTING OF
COASTAL SECTIONS OF DEL NORTE...HUMBOLDT...AND A SMALL PORTION OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF CA NPS AND REDWOOD PARKS.-
416 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...39-49 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...40-48.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...48-63 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$

CAZ202-280215-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
416 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...56-67 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...42-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY...74-89 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...60-75 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


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CAZ203-204-280215-
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
416 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...36-46 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...77-92 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...43-53 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.


$$

CAZ211-212-280215-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
416 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-40 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...72-87 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY...38-48 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$

CAZ276-280215-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
416 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...43-53 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...38-48.
* MAX HUMIDITY...74-89 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...42-52 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$

CAZ283-280215-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
416 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...48-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-40 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........6700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY...76-91 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........6700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-45 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........6400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-280215-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
416 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-38 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........6600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY...76-91 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........6500 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...32-42 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........6300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


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.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY FEBRUARY 1 THROUGH THURSDAY FEBRUARY 5, 2015...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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