Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
314 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
ACROSS THE INTERIOR...

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OVER THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST COMBINED WITH
INSTABILITY ACROSS NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA WILL BRING THE THREAT OF
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING TO THE INTERIOR
DISTRICTS. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY
RAIN. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING AT THE END OF THE WEEK WILL BRING A
WARMING AND DRYING TREND TO THE INTERIOR.

CAZ201-230200-
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.-
314 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-70 AT THE COAST...70-79 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT AT THE COAST...45-55 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-57.
* MAX HUMIDITY...87-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-69 AT THE COAST...72-82 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...70-84 PERCENT AT THE COAST...38-48 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         TO 8 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.


$$

CAZ202-230200-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
314 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-67 AT THE COAST...73-81 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...78-88 PERCENT AT THE COAST...AROUND 45 PERCENT
  INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....2.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...5 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-57.
* MAX HUMIDITY...85-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-68 AT THE COAST...73-81 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...70-81 PERCENT AT THE COAST...AROUND 45 PERCENT
  INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-230200-
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.-
314 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY
  RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...79-89 VALLEYS...66-74 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...31-41 PERCENT VALLEYS...48-55 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 14 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8
                         MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  EVENING. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY
  RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-60 VALLEYS...45-53 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...85-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....3 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 OVERNIGHT.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-83 VALLEYS...58-66 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...36-46 PERCENT VALLEYS...58-70 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-230200-
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.-
314 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY
  RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...80-88 VALLEYS...70-80 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...33-43 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13 MPH IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY
  PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-60 VALLEYS...47-55 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...85-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....3 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 OVERNIGHT.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...77-85 VALLEYS...65-75 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...39-50 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13 MPH IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5
                         TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-230200-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
314 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...74-84.
* MIN HUMIDITY...38-48 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
* LAL....2.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-56 VALLEYS...54-62 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT VALLEYS...AROUND 70 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...75-85.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-45 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-230200-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
314 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY
  RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-92 VALLEYS...78-86 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-31 PERCENT VALLEYS...31-36 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 17 MPH.
* LAL....1...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY
  PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...47-57.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-96 PERCENT VALLEYS...75-90 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 16
                         MPH.
* LAL....3 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 OVERNIGHT.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...75-85.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-37 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-230200-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
314 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY
  RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...AROUND 90 VALLEYS...75-85 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...AROUND 25 PERCENT VALLEYS...33-43 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  EVENING. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY
  RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...47-55.
* MAX HUMIDITY...84-99 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....3 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 OVERNIGHT.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...85-93 VALLEYS...74-84 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...AROUND 20 PERCENT VALLEYS...29-39 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 49 TO 57. HIGHS 66 TO
79. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 69 TO
82. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 59. HIGHS 67 TO 80. NORTH
WINDS 5 MPH.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 55. HIGHS 86 TO 99 VALLEYS...
78 TO 91 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 62. HIGHS 90 TO 103 VALLEYS...
84 TO 97 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 64. HIGHS 92 TO
105 VALLEYS...87 TO 100 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY JULY 27 THROUGH THURSDAY JULY 31, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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