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
543 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO NORTH CALIFORNIA TODAY
AND PUSH EAST OF THE DISTRICT TUESDAY. THE SYSTEM WILL BE RELATIVELY
DRY BUT WILL USHER IN A COOLING TREND TODAY AND CONTINUE INTO
TUESDAY WITH AN INCREASE IN RH VALUES AND GOOD RECOVERIES EACH
NIGHT. WINDS WILL BECOME BREEZY THIS AFTERNOON AND TUESDAY IN THE
SAN JUAQUIN VALLEY WITH STRONG GUSTY WINDS POSSIBLE OVER THE
RIDGES OF THE SIERRA NEVADA THROUGH TUESDAY. A RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO BUILD ON WEDNESDAY RESULTING IN A WARMING
TREND AND LOWERING HUMIDITIES THROUGH THE END OF NEXT WEEK.

CAZ289>292-210000-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
543 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING....INCREASING
                    TO 10-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH. GUST TO 25 MPH IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-210000-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
543 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 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 INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 7-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 13-25 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........LIGHT IN THE EARLY MORNING BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH.
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-210000-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
543 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........68-73.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 10-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 13-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 13-25 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 10-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 13-17 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY DRIZZLE BEFORE 10 AM PDT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 8-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 12-17 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 8-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 5-9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-16 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 4-6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 7-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-210000-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
543 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........66-71.
   8000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........27-37 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 10-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 14-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   8000 FEET........32-37.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........79-89 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 10-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 15-20 MPH.
                    GUST T 45 MPH OVER THE RIDGES.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   8000 FEET........49-54.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........30-40 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 8-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 12-18 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING DECREASING TO
                    8-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 7-10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 14-18 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-210000-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
543 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTH 10-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 11-23 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 15-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-9 MPH.


$$


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