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
409 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.DISCUSSION...Dry conditions will persist through Thursday night
as a ridge of high pressure maintains its control across the area.
The dry weather will come to an end on Friday, as widespread
precipitation develops ahead of another approaching storm system.
WEt weather will then continue through the weekend into early
next week.

CAZ201-020215-
North Coast-
409 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...48-58.
* Min Humidity...58-73 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...31-39.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* MAX Temperature...48-58.
* Min Humidity...63-76 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ202-020215-
Coastal Mendocino-
409 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...52-60.
* Min Humidity...52-62 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...32-40.
* Max Humidity...93-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...53-61.
* Min Humidity...60-74 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ203-204-020215-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
409 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...45-55 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...26-34.
* Max Humidity...89-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MAX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...38-48 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         west 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-020215-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
409 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...48-58.
* Min Humidity...46-56 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming variable 2 to 4 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...27-35.
* Max Humidity...86-98 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph in the
                         evening...becoming downslope/downvalley 1
                         to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...48-58.
* Min Humidity...41-51 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming west 5 mph
                         in the afternoon.


$$

CAZ276-020215-
Interior Mendocino-
409 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...54-62.
* Min Humidity...43-53 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming northwest 5
                         to 7 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Clear.
* Min Temperature...29-37.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph in the
                         evening...becoming downslope/downvalley 2
                         to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 7 mph in the
                         evening...becoming variable 2 to 4 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...54-64.
* Min Humidity...50-60 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph...becoming northwest 5
                         mph in the afternoon.


$$

CAZ283-020215-
Trinity-
409 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...45-55.
* Min Humidity...34-44 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...25-33.
* Max Humidity...76-91 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...6900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...46-56.
* Min Humidity...24-34 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...7200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming southwest 5
                         mph in the afternoon.


$$

CAZ277-020215-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
409 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...49-59.
* Min Humidity...38-48 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...6400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Clear.
* Min Temperature...30-38.
* Max Humidity...84-94 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...50-60.
* Min Humidity...30-40 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 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 mph
                         in the afternoon.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid
50s.

...Northwest California Interior...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the lower 50s. West winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain and snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain and snow. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and chance of snow.
Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 40s.

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

$$

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