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
330 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

...VERY DRY CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY...
...GUSTY N TO NE WINDS ACROSS NORTHERN RIDGES...

.DISCUSSION...
AN APPROACHING BROAD UPPER TROUGH WILL PUSH THE UPPER RIDGE
SOUTHWARD A BIT ON TUESDAY ALLOWING FOR A COOL DOWN...BUT HUMIDITY
VALUES WILL REMAIN LOW AS DRY AIR CONTINUES OVER NW CAL. OVERNIGHT
RECOVERIES WILL BE WEAK TO MODERATE AT BEST THE NEXT FEW DAYS WITH
DAYTIME RH VALUES REMAINING IN THE LOW DOUBLE DIGITS ACROSS
INTERIOR LOCATIONS. GUSTY WINDS WILL PERSIST ALONG AREA RIDGES AS
THE TROUGH APPROACHES. EXPECT OFFSHORE FLOW IN THE MORNING HOURS
EACH OF THE NEXT FEW DAYS TURNING ONSHORE IN THE AFTERNOONS.

CAZ201-021500-
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.-
330 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE LATE IN THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT AT THE COAST...85-95 PERCENT
  INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         21 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF
  SMOKE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-70 AT THE COAST...79-87 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...62-77 PERCENT AT THE COAST...25-33 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 16
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF
  SMOKE EARLY IN THE MORNING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...95 PERCENT AT THE COAST...87-97 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         16 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         19 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-74 AT THE COAST...81-91 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...46-56 PERCENT AT THE COAST...22-30 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         18 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         20 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-021500-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
330 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 17 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-75 AT THE COAST...78-86 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...71-81 PERCENT AT THE COAST...38 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...88-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 6 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-71 AT THE COAST...78-86 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...69-79 PERCENT AT THE COAST...39 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-021500-
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.-
330 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-63.
* MAX HUMIDITY...70-85 PERCENT VALLEYS...38-48 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 16 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...81-91 VALLEYS...71-79 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-26 PERCENT VALLEYS...22-30 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-96 PERCENT VALLEYS...53-68 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 27 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-94 VALLEYS...70-79 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...11-19 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 18 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 31 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-021500-
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.-
330 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE LATE EVENING AND
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-64.
* MAX HUMIDITY...78-88 PERCENT VALLEYS...53-63 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-92 VALLEYS...75-85 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-29 PERCENT VALLEYS...17-25 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY...82-92 PERCENT VALLEYS...60-75 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...91-99 VALLEYS...80-90 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-021500-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
330 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59 VALLEYS...61-69 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...78-93 PERCENT VALLEYS...49 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTH 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...83-93.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59 VALLEYS...58-66 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-96 PERCENT VALLEYS...63 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...83-93.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-021500-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
330 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-59 VALLEYS...57-65 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...53-63 PERCENT VALLEYS...37-47 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...88-96 VALLEYS...84-92 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-57 VALLEYS...54-62 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT VALLEYS...47-57 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...91-99 VALLEYS...85-93 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...10-15 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 17 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-021500-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
330 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...57-67.
* MAX HUMIDITY...50-60 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...90-98 VALLEYS...82-92 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...8 PERCENT VALLEYS...17-23 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...55-64.
* MAX HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE EAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...92-100 VALLEYS...82-92 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...9 PERCENT VALLEYS...18-23 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 64 TO 77. NORTH
WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 63 TO
75. WEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 64 TO
75. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 51 TO 60. HIGHS 85 TO
96 VALLEYS...77 TO 90 HIGHER TERRAIN. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE EVENING. LOWS 51 TO
60. HIGHS 83 TO 96 VALLEYS...78 TO 91 HIGHER TERRAIN. EAST WINDS
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 60. HIGHS 84 TO 96 VALLEYS...
78 TO 91 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 7 THROUGH THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 11, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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