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
206 PM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK UPPER LOW WILL REMAIN ALONG THE CENTRAL
CALIFORNIA COAST TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...THEN LIFT NORTHEAST
ACROSS THE DISTRICT AND INTO NEVADA BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER THE SIERRA
NEVADA THROUGH SUNDAY...WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE ALSO NEAR FRAZIER PARK
IN KERN COUNTY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO
REBUILD SUNDAY FOR A GRADUAL WARMING AND DRYING TREND THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.


CAZ289>292-201500-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
206 PM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-12 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-201500-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
206 PM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 18-34 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST 3 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-92.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST 4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-7 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-201500-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
206 PM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AN EARLY EVENING
                    SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM NEAR FRAZIER PARK.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 20-36 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST 5 MPH.
LAL.................2 NEAR FRAZIER PARK UNTIL 2100 PDT...OTHERWISE 1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY...EXCEPT PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF AN AFTERNOON SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM NEAR
                    FRAZIER PARK.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........77-82.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........EASTERLY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST TO SOUTHEAST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................2 NEAR FRAZIER PARK...OTHERWISE 1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AN EARLY EVENING
                    SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM NEAR FRAZIER PARK.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........56-61.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........VARIABLE 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8 MPH.
LAL.................2 NEAR FRAZIER PARK UNTIL 2000 PDT...OTHERWISE 1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........79-84.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 4-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 5-11 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-201500-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
206 PM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   8000 FEET........42-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........63-73 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 15-31 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 10 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........80-85.
   8000 FEET........66-71.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........20-30 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST 3-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2-3.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   8000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........61-71 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST 6 MPH.
LAL.................2-3.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS NEAR THE CREST.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........82-87.
   8000 FEET........67-72.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........20-30 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........23-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-6 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 4-14 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-201500-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
206 PM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 13-29 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST TO WEST 3-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHEAST 6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTH 3-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-12 MPH.


$$


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