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
303 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014


.DISCUSSION...
DRY WEATHER CONDITIONS AND SEASONAL TEMPERATURES WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE INTERIOR THROUGH THE WEEKEND. LIGHT TERRAIN-DRIVEN
WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO DOMINATE THROUGH FRIDAY. AN UPPER TROUGH
WILL DROP INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST LATE TONIGHT AND ENHANCE THE
AFTERNOON WESTERLY WINDS SLIGHTLY OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
SLIGHTLY DRIER AND WARMER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS TOWARD THE WEST COAST.


CAZ201-221315-
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.-
303 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
  DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...95-100 PERCENT AT THE COAST...86-96 PERCENT
  INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         22 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-71 AT THE COAST...73-83 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...64-78 PERCENT AT THE COAST...30-40 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 21 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT AT THE COAST...86-96 PERCENT
  INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         19 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY THEN
  BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76 AT THE COAST...83-91 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...49-64 PERCENT AT THE COAST...25-31 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 18 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5 TO 8
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-221315-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
303 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE LATE EVENING AND
  OVERNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...85-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 16 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 15
                         MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY
  DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-70 AT THE COAST...74-82 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...68-78 PERCENT AT THE COAST...42 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 21 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 15 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...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 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 14 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-71 AT THE COAST...80-88 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...66-76 PERCENT AT THE COAST...35 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-221315-
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.-
303 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...47-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...82-97 PERCENT VALLEYS...60-75 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...80-90 VALLEYS...63-73 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-32 PERCENT VALLEYS...32-42 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 14
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
                         7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 16 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE IN THE LATE EVENING AND
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...84-99 PERCENT VALLEYS...58-73 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 6 TO 11 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 22 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...86-94 VALLEYS...72-82 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 19 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 26
                         MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-221315-
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.-
303 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE EARLY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-91 PERCENT VALLEYS...63-78 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         20 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...81-89 VALLEYS...70-80 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...21-29 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 14
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-91 PERCENT VALLEYS...61-76 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO
                         6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 15 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO
                         7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE EARLY IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...89-97 VALLEYS...82-90 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...15-23 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING 2 TO 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-221315-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
303 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58 VALLEYS...58-66 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...82-97 PERCENT VALLEYS...61 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 16 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...78-88.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 15 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58 VALLEYS...AROUND 61 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-95 PERCENT VALLEYS...67 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         2 TO 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-94.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-221315-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
303 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...47-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...62-77 PERCENT VALLEYS...53-68 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 16 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...86-94 VALLEYS...81-89 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-26 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...61-76 PERCENT VALLEYS...55-70 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5
                         MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 18
                         MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...88-96 VALLEYS...83-91 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...13-21 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-221315-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
303 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-62.
* MAX HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 15
                         MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 15
                         MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5 MPH AFTER
                         MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...AROUND 91 VALLEYS...76-86 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...13 PERCENT VALLEYS...23-28 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...59 PERCENT VALLEYS...66-81 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...AROUND 90 VALLEYS...78-88 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12 PERCENT VALLEYS...16 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 63 TO
76. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 63 TO
75. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 63 TO
76. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 63. HIGHS 85 TO 98 VALLEYS...
77 TO 90 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 61. HIGHS 82 TO 95 VALLEYS...
77 TO 90 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 62. HIGHS 85 TO 98 VALLEYS...
79 TO 92 HIGHER TERRAIN. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.

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

$$

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