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
235 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE DROPPING INTO CENTRAL
CALIFORNIA SATURDAY AFTERNOON WILL PROVIDE FOR A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE SIERRA NEVADA RANGE
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN WELL BELOW NORMAL.
BREEZY TO WINDY AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE MOUNTAINS
ON SATURDAY AND SLOWLY DIMINISH ON SUNDAY. DRIER CONDITIONS AND
LIGHTER WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON MEMORIAL DAY. WHILE DRYING WILL BE
SEEN OVER THE LOWER ELEVATIONS...SHOWERS AND ISOLATED AFTERNOON
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CONFINED TO THE SIERRA NEVADA AND TEHACHAPI
CREST THROUGH OUT THE WEEK.


CAZ289>292-231545-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
235 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-6 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-231545-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
235 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH
                    BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE WEST 4-9 MPH
                    BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 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 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-231545-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
235 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-17 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-17 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WEST 10-22 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........79-89 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 9-21 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 6-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 13-25 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-13 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    DECREASING TO 9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-17 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING DECREASING
                    TO 3-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 7-19 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-16 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 4-16 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-231545-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
235 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE
                    OF SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........80-90 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........83-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN WESTERLY 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-11 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 9 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 9500
                    FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   8000 FEET........44-49.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........51-61 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO WEST 3-13 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 10500 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   8000 FEET........31-36.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........78-88 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........81-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN WESTERLY.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-14 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST 3-10 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CHANCE
                    OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL
                    10000 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   8000 FEET........49-54.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........40-50 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........52-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-17 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-12 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 5 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-231545-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
235 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-18 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-17 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-19 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-11 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-13 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-11 MPH.


$$


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