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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
000
FNUS56 KHNX 011149
FWFHNX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
449 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...A SOUTHEASTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING A CONSIDERABLE
AMOUNT OF MONSOONAL MOISTURE INTO THE DISTRICT THROUGH FRIDAY AND
PROVIDE A FAVORABLE ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF
MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND
DESERT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS COULD WANDER INTO THE SAN JOAQUIN
VALLEY AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS THE NEXT COUPLE OF EVENINGS AS WELL.
OTHERWISE...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND MODERATELY HIGH HUMIDITIES
CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND TERRAIN
DRIVEN EXCEPT IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.


CAZ289>292-020030-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
449 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    SOUTH OF FRESNO COUNTY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....99-106.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-5 MPH THIS MORNING BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    5-12 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2 SOUTH OF FRESNO COUNTY...OTHERWISE 1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....71-78.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-16 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 8-15 MPH THIS EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 3-9 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-102.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 3-7 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 9 MPH.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-020030-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
449 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-101.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........EAST 4-7 MPH BECOMING WEST 5-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST 5-9 MPH EARLY THIS EVENING
                    BECOMING EAST 4-7 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
LAL.................2.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 4-7 MPH BECOMING WESTERLY 5-10 MPH
                    BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7 MPH.

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


$$

CAZ295-020030-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
449 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON
                    3-7 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 8-18 MPH THIS MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO WESTERLY 15-25 MPH BY EARLY AFTERNOON.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................3.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........58-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-7 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH BY 2130 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........WEST 15-25 MPH THIS EVENING DIMINISHING TO 7-15
                    MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........83-88.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........27-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-19 MPH.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-17 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-14 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-020030-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
449 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED TO SCATTTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS...ESPECIALLY THIS AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........89-94.
   8000 FEET........74-79.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........EAST TO NORTHEAST 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200 PDT...THEN 3.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   8000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........65-75 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........75-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-15 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 8-16 MPH DIMINISHING TO 4-8 MPH BY
                    MIDNIGHT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................3.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........86-91.
   8000 FEET........72-77.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........EAST TO SOUTHEAST 8-16 MPH.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................3.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES
LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 9 MPH.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 4-9 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-020030-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
449 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 12-22 MPH THIS MORNING
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL GE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................3.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 3-11 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-105.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 8-18 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO
                    WEST 15-25 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-12 MPH.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-16 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-19 MPH.


$$
DURFEE

WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.