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
320 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS TONIGHT AND EARLY THURSDAY MORNING MAINLY
OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE IS BUILDING OVER NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
BRINGING A DRYING AND WARMING TREND. THIS WILL LEAD TO POOR RH
RECOVERIES AND GUSTY WINDS OVER THE RIDGES. THE STRONGEST WINDS
WILL OCCUR TONIGHT. RH VALUES WILL CONTINUE TO DECREASE INTO
THURSDAY.  HIGH PRESSURE AND DRYING WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY NEXT
WEEK. WINDS WILL CONTINUE DIMINISH AND REMAIN FAIRLY LIGHT THROUGH
THE WEEKEND.

CAZ201-021330-
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.-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...47-56.
* MAX HUMIDITY...66-81 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. GUSTS TO
                         25 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...77-87.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-22 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...64-79 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...79-89.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-021330-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-57.
* MAX HUMIDITY...78-93 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHEAST 5 TO 9 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...75-85.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY...74-89 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...77-87.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 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.


$$

CAZ203-204-021330-
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.-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...47-55.
* MAX HUMIDITY...51-61 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. GUSTS TO
                         25 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...80-90.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY...48-58 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE EAST 5 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...81-91.
* MIN HUMIDITY...13-21 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-021330-
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.-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-56.
* MAX HUMIDITY...48-58 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS TO
                         25 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...83-93.
* MIN HUMIDITY...10-15 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHEAST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...50-60 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         EAST 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-94.
* MIN HUMIDITY...8-13 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-021330-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...47-57.
* MAX HUMIDITY...56-71 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1
                         TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...82-92.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...53-68 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...85-95.
* MIN HUMIDITY...9-14 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-021330-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY...46-56 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...77-87.
* MIN HUMIDITY...10-15 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-56.
* MAX HUMIDITY...46-56 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 6
                         MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...80-90.
* MIN HUMIDITY...8-13 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-021330-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...47-57.
* MAX HUMIDITY...43-53 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...79-89.
* MIN HUMIDITY...10-14 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...47-57 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...82-92.
* MIN HUMIDITY...7-11 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS
AROUND 70. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...TUESDAY OCTOBER 7 THROUGH SATURDAY OCTOBER 11, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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