Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
325 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014


.DISCUSSION...
DRY WEATHER CONDITIONS AND SEASONAL TEMPERATURES WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE INTERIOR THROUGH THE WEEKEND. LIGHT TERRAIN-DRIVEN
WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO DOMINATE TODAY. AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OVER
THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST WILL ENHANCE THE AFTERNOON WESTERLY WINDS
SLIGHTLY OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS TODAY. SLIGHTLY DRIER AND
WARMER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS TOWARDS THE WEST COAST.

CAZ201-230130-
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.-
325 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG AND PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-71 AT THE COAST...76-86 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...39-49 PERCENT AT THE COAST...21-29 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 21 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...88-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         21 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG
  IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-75 AT THE COAST...84-94 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...47-62 PERCENT AT THE COAST...26-34 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-230130-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
325 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  PATCHY FOG AND PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-70 AT THE COAST...AROUND 80 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...70-80 PERCENT AT THE COAST...AROUND 35 PERCENT
  INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 18 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-70 AT THE COAST...80-88 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...63-78 PERCENT AT THE COAST...AROUND 30 PERCENT
  INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-230130-
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.-
325 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...82-92 VALLEYS...67-77 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-26 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE IN THE LATE EVENING AND
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...83-98 PERCENT VALLEYS...62-77 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 16 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 26 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...89-99 VALLEYS...73-83 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...16-24 PERCENT VALLEYS...24-32 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 21 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-230130-
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.-
325 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-92 VALLEYS...73-83 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT VALLEYS...63-78 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 15 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO
                         6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 15 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO
                         7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE EARLY IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...92-100 VALLEYS...84-92 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-26 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-230130-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
325 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...80-90.
* MIN HUMIDITY...23-31 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                        ...WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59 VALLEYS...58-66 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...83-93 PERCENT VALLEYS...AROUND 60 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...83-93.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-230130-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
325 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...87-95 VALLEYS...82-90 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-19 PERCENT VALLEYS...20-28 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...59-74 PERCENT VALLEYS...55-65 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 15 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5
                         MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 15
                         MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...91-99 VALLEYS...85-93 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-17 PERCENT VALLEYS...16-21 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-230130-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
325 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...90-98 VALLEYS...80-90 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...AROUND 15 PERCENT VALLEYS...26-31 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...54-62.
* MAX HUMIDITY...61-76 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         EAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         EAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...92-100 VALLEYS...82-92 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...AROUND 12 PERCENT VALLEYS...18-25 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 63 TO
76. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 63 TO
75. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 64 TO
77. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS 87 TO 97 VALLEYS...
79 TO 92 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 61. HIGHS 86 TO 99 VALLEYS...
80 TO 93 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS 89 TO 102 VALLEYS...
83 TO 96 HIGHER TERRAIN. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...WEDNESDAY AUGUST 27 THROUGH SUNDAY AUGUST 31, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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