Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
245 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...Showers will gradually dissipate across the area
today and tonight. Another storm system will approach the region
Thursday through Saturday, resulting in the redevelopment of
showers. Cold air aloft will also aid in snow levels falling to
1000 feet near the Del Norte coast, to 2500 feet over Mendocino
County.


CAZ201-230215-
North Coast-
245 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance
  of thunderstorms in the morning. Snow showers likely through the
  day. Showers likely in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...42-50.
* Min Humidity...67-80 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Showers and snow showers likely in
  the evening, then chance of showers and snow showers after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature...29-37.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph in the
                         evening...becoming light winds 2 to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 9 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and snow
  showers.
* MAX Temperature...42-51.
* Min Humidity...49-64 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ202-230215-
Coastal Mendocino-
245 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
  morning, then chance of showers in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...46-54.
* Min Humidity...64-74 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Chance
  of showers.
* Min Temperature...34-42.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MAX Temperature...46-54.
* Min Humidity...53-63 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 9 mph.


$$

CAZ203-204-230215-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
245 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Snow showers and showers likely.
* MAX Temperature...33-43.
* Min Humidity...76-89 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and showers likely in
  the evening, then chance of snow showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...19-29.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 mph in the evening...becoming
                         light winds 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph in the
                         evening...becoming light winds 2 to 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Chance
  of snow showers through the day. Chance of showers in the
  afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...34-44.
* Min Humidity...66-81 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-230215-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
245 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and showers
  in the morning, then snow showers and showers likely in the
  afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...37-47.
* Min Humidity...66-81 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and showers.
* Min Temperature...24-32.
* Max Humidity...90-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 mph in the
                         evening...becoming light winds 2 to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
  through the day.
* MAX Temperature...37-47.
* Min Humidity...44-54 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         north 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ276-230215-
Interior Mendocino-
245 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight
  chance of showers and snow showers in the morning, then chance of
  showers and snow showers in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...57-72 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Chance
  of showers and snow showers in the evening, then slight chance of
  showers and snow showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...29-37.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MAX Temperature...43-52.
* Min Humidity...42-52 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 9 mph.


$$

CAZ283-230215-
Trinity-
245 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
  morning, then snow showers likely in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...32-42.
* Min Humidity...60-75 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Min Temperature...19-29.
* Max Humidity...88-98 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...600 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
  through the day.
* MAX Temperature...33-43.
* Min Humidity...40-50 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ277-230215-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
245 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight
  chance of showers and snow showers in the morning, then chance of
  snow showers and showers in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...35-45.
* Min Humidity...55-70 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Chance
  of snow showers and showers in the evening, then slight chance of
  snow showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...22-30.
* Max Humidity...89-99 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MAX Temperature...36-46.
* Min Humidity...37-47 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs around 50. North winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows around 40.
Highs in the lower 50s. South winds 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 50s. East winds 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows around 40.
Highs in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows around 40.
Highs in the lower 50s.

...Northwest California Interior...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of snow showers. Lows in the
upper 20s. Highs around 40. Northwest winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of snow showers and
showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. Southeast
winds 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and snow showers likely.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. East winds 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and snow showers likely.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and snow showers.
Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 40s.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...MONDAY FEBRUARY 27 THROUGH FRIDAY MARCH 3, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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