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
204 PM PDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS THE KERN COUNTY AND SOUTHEASTERN
TULARE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...A STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD WESTWARD
INTO CALIFORNIA THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK AND BRING A CONTINUATION
OF DRY WEATHER WITH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES. RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WILL REMAIN LOW WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN.

IN THE KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND DESERT AND THE SOUTHEASTERN
PORTION OF THE TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS...AREAS OF SINGLE DIGIT
HUMIDITY ARE POSSIBLE FOR 4 TO 8 HOURS EACH DAY THROUGH THE
WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. OVERNIGHT HUMIDITY RECOVERY WILL
BE POOR. IN ADDITION, WINDS WILL BE GUSTY THROUGH AND BELOW THE
PASSES AND CANYONS. THESE WINDS ALONG WITH LOW HUMIDITY AND DRY
FUELS WILL CREATE ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS KERN COUNTY AND
SOUTHEASTERN TULARE COUNTY.


CAZ289>292-231500-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
204 PM PDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........49-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7-15 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    VARIABLE 2-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-6 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 7-15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7-15 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    VARIABLE 2-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....99-104.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-6 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-8 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-231500-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
204 PM PDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........45-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-20 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-6 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-231500-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
204 PM PDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........36-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-17 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 7-18 MPH...EXCEPT 12-25 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 45 MPH THROUGH THE PASSES AND CANYONS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-19 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........88-93.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........9-19 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH
                    THROUGH THE PASSES AND CANYONS.
   RIDGES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 6-16 MPH IN THE EVENING WITH GUSTS
                    TO 30 MPH THROUGH THE PASSES AND CANYONS.
                    DECREASING TO 5-12 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........88-93.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........7-17 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST TO WEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-14 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-17 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-14 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-231500-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
204 PM PDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........53-58.
   8000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........47-57 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........53-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHEAST 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........88-93.
   8000 FEET........77-82.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........9-19 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........55-60.
   8000 FEET........49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........46-56 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........88-93.
   8000 FEET........77-82.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........10-20 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 4-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT.
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...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-231500-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
204 PM PDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-22 MPH. GUSTS TO 45 MPH BELOW PASSES.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....101-106.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........4-13 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-16 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH BELOW PASSES.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....100-105.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........4-14 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST TO WEST 4-14 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-12 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-17 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-15 MPH.


$$


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