Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Central California
National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley - Hanford CA
220 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...An upper level ridge of high pressure centered over
Baja California will bring dry weather, light, terrain driven winds
and well above normal afternoon temperatures to the district through
Saturday with little diurnal change in humidities. Patchy dense fog
will occur in the San Joaquin Valley during the late night and
morning hours through the period.


CAZ289>292-221615-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
220 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy dense fog after midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable less than 3 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny and hazy. Patchy dense fog in the morning.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-81.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the north in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog after midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable less than 3 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny and hazy. Patchy dense fog in the morning.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-79.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-43 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable 3 mph or less becoming northwest 5-10 mph
                    during the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Haze and patchy fog. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees.
Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Haze and patchy fog. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees.
Minimum RH down 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 6 mph.


$$

CAZ293-221615-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
220 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-55.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope less than 3 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-83.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-5 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southwest 4-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-85 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope less than 3 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-5 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southwest 4-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......5600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 5 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-7 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Temperatures down 3-9
degrees. Minimum RH up 4-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ294-221615-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
220 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-55.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope less than 3 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-84.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-5 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southwest 4-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope less than 3 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-81.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-5 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 4-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......5600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 6-12
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 5 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-6 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-221615-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
220 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   8000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 percent.
   8000 FEET........83-93 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope less than 3 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   8000 FEET........59-69.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........25-35 percent.
   8000 FEET........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-5 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......6400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........46-51.
   8000 FEET........38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........72-82 percent.
   8000 FEET........75-85 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-6 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope less than 3 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........66-72.
   8000 FEET........57-67.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........28-38 percent.
   8000 FEET........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-5 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 7-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 14-26 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Temperatures down 3-9
degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 16-27 mph.


$$

CAZ297-221615-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
220 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........69-79 percent.
   8000 FEET........75-85 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope less than 3 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........72-77.
   8000 FEET........62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........25-35 percent.
   8000 FEET........18-28 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......6700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........68-78 percent.
   8000 FEET........57-67 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope less than 3 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........70-75.
   8000 FEET........61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........22-32 percent.
   8000 FEET........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 7-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 5-11 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 8-20 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 5-13 mph.


$$

CAZ295-221615-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
220 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........44-54 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........East 3-7 mph. Local gusts to 20 mph
                    in the canyons.
   RIDGES...........East 5-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........70-75.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........East 3-7 mph. Local gusts to 20 mph in
                    the canyons.
   RIDGES...........East 5-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......7200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........46-56 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........East 3-7 mph. Local gusts to 20 mph in the
                    canyons.
   RIDGES...........East 5-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........East 3-7 mph becoming west at similar speeds
                    during the afternoon. Local gusts to 20 mph in
                    the canyons.
   RIDGES...........East 4-8 mph in the morning becoming west
                    5-12 mph during the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 5-11 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 6-13 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-221615-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
220 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-51.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........35-50 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-7 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........8-15 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast up to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-53.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-55 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-15 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-7 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest 5-10 mph during the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 6 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 3-13 mph.


$$
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