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
304 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014


.DISCUSSION...
ISOLATED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS. ANOTHER
FRONT WILL BRING WIDESPREAD LIGHT RAIN TO AREAS MAINLY NORTH OF HWY 36 BY LATE
AFTERNOON...FOLLOWED BY MORE RAIN ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. OTHER THAN SOME
COASTAL DRIZZLE EARLY SUNDAY...THE WEEKEND LOOKS A BIT DRIER.

CAZ201-240130-
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.-
304 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN AT TIMES THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...72-82 PERCENT AT THE COAST...55-69 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         17 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 16
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         17 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN LIKELY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...78-88 PERCENT AT THE COAST...71-83 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         19 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         22 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-240130-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
304 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-62 AT THE COAST...59-67 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...65-75 PERCENT AT THE COAST...52 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...42-52.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTH 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTH 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT AT THE COAST...68 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-240130-
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.-
304 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-61 VALLEYS...39-47 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...48-63 PERCENT VALLEYS...82-92 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 20 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-51 VALLEYS...33-41 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...89-99 PERCENT VALLEYS...93-100 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         17 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         26 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-64 VALLEYS...39-47 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...53-68 PERCENT VALLEYS...88-98 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 23 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 30 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-240130-
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.-
304 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-65 VALLEYS...48-56 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...55-62 PERCENT VALLEYS...57-72 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...44-52 VALLEYS...39-47 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...89-99 PERCENT VALLEYS...94-100 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN LIKELY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-65 VALLEYS...50-58 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...65-75 PERCENT VALLEYS...72-87 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 19 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 19 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-240130-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
304 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY...49-56 PERCENT VALLEYS...36 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...40-48.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT VALLEYS...84 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE
  OF RAIN EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY...59-72 PERCENT VALLEYS...51 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 15
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-283-240130-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
304 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
  CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-62 VALLEYS...50-60 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...42-52 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-46.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 14 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-64 VALLEYS...50-60 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...56-71 PERCENT VALLEYS...66-81 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 20 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO
50. HIGHS 49 TO 57. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 47.
HIGHS 51 TO 59. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 42 TO 50. HIGHS
56 TO 64. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE SNOW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 48 TO 56 VALLEYS...41 TO 54 HIGHER
TERRAIN. WEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 49 TO 57 VALLEYS...41 TO 54 HIGHER
TERRAIN. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 60 TO 68 VALLEYS...49 TO 62 HIGHER TERRAIN.
SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...MONDAY APRIL 28 THROUGH FRIDAY MAY 2, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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