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
212 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA ON
MONDAY BRINGING WARMING AND GENERALLY DRY CONDITIONS THROUGH
TUESDAY...EXCEPT JUST A FEW THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE OVER THE
SIERRA MONDAY. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO MOVE IN
WEDNESDAY AND REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH SATURDAY...BRINGING
COOLER AND UNSETTLED CONDITIONS ALONG WITH INCREASED WINDS THROUGH
THE LATER PART OF THE WEEK.

CAZ289>292-031415-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
212 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHWEST 4-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS
WARM. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-16 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 7-13 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-12 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-13 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-031415-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
212 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-22 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 4 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1 AFTER 2400.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHEAST 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-17 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 6-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-16 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH
UP 10-22 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-9 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-9
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-11 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-031415-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
212 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........44-49.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST 4 MPH.
LAL.................1 AFTER 2400.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........70-75.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING THEN
                    EASTERLY 3-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHEAST 3-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........66-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 4-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 5-17 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 8-18 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 11-23 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-19 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 5-11
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-15 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-031415-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
212 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
                    AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. SNOW LEVEL 10000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   8000 FEET........31-36.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........79-89 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 6 MPH.
LAL.................1 AFTER 2400.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   8000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTH 3-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHEAST 11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 9500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........65-70.
   8000 FEET........50-55.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........34-44 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-17 MPH BY
                    AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-13 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO SOUTH 8-17 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. TEMPERATURES DOWN 7-13 DEGREES. MINIMUM
RH UP 6-16 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 8-18 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH POSSIBLE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 7-17
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 4-15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-11 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-031415-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
212 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-17 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST.
LAL.................1 AFTER 2400.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 8-17 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS
WARM. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-16 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-16 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-16 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-16 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 9-17 MPH.


$$


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