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
301 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...DRY CONDITIONS AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY. A PACIFIC LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE
INTO THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. THIS SYSTEM
WILL BRING MUCH COOLER AIR ALONG WITH BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS
OVER MUCH OF THE DISTRICT. THE STRONGEST WIND GUSTS ARE EXPECTED
OVER THE HIGH SIERRA AND BELOW THE PASSES OF THE KERN COUNTY
MOUNTAINS AND DESERT. THE SYSTEM IS TRENDING DRIER WITH THE BEST
CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION EXPECTED AROUND YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK.
DRY CONDITIONS FOLLOW WITH A WARMING TREND WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.


CAZ289>292-211500-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
301 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST 3-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 10-20 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-13 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 16-23 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7-18 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-15 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-211500-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
301 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 11-23 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-17 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    15-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-14 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-211500-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
301 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-17 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH IN THE EARLY
                    EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-13 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST 4-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........73-78.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........13-23 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 6-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO SOUTH 9-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 8-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 10-15 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15-22 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. WINDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........54-59.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 11-23 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 8-18 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 20-30 MPH. GUSTS TO 50 MPH BELOW PASSES.
   RIDGES...........WEST 18-22 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST 25-35 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. TEMPERATURES DOWN 7-13 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH
UP 2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 13-28 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 13-28 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 4-12 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-13 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-211500-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
301 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   8000 FEET........34-39.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........70-80 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN WESTERLY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........72-77.
   8000 FEET........56-61.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........14-24 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 10-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTH 15-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
                    LEVEL 9000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........59-69 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........SOUTHWEST 11-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 14-19 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. WINDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 7000 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........53-58.
   8000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 11-23 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........29-39 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-22 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 20-35 MPH. GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN
4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-11 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-16 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-211500-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
301 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 14-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........41-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 10-20 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 13-27 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 24-34 MPH BY AFTERNOON. GUST TO 50 MPH BELOW PASSES.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 13-28 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 4-18 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-12 MPH.


$$


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