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
408 AM PST Tue Feb 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...Scattered showers will persist through this
morning. Drier conditions will return this evening as a ridge
of high pressure builds across the region. This will come to an
end by Friday though, as widespread precipitation develops
ahead of another approaching storm system. Wet weather will
continue through the weekend.


CAZ201-010215-
North Coast-
408 AM PST Tue Feb 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers
  in the morning, then slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...45-53.
* Min Humidity...65-80 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...30-38.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         northeast 5 to 6 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...48-58.
* Min Humidity...58-73 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to the
                         northwest in the afternoon.


$$

CAZ202-010215-
Coastal Mendocino-
408 AM PST Tue Feb 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
  morning.
* MAX Temperature...48-56.
* Min Humidity...58-71 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...31-39.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...52-60.
* Min Humidity...59-71 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 mph...shifting to the west 6
                         mph in the afternoon.


$$

CAZ203-204-010215-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
408 AM PST Tue Feb 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and showers
  in the morning, then slight chance of showers and snow showers in
  the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...36-46.
* Min Humidity...70-84 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...25-33.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         east 5 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...43-52.
* Min Humidity...48-58 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-010215-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
408 AM PST Tue Feb 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Chance
  of snow showers and showers in the morning, then slight chance of
  showers and snow showers in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...40-50.
* Min Humidity...60-75 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...26-34.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         northeast 5 to 6 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...47-57.
* Min Humidity...45-55 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming northwest 5
                         mph in the afternoon.


$$

CAZ276-010215-
Interior Mendocino-
408 AM PST Tue Feb 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
  morning.
* MAX Temperature...47-55.
* Min Humidity...50-60 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...27-35.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...54-62.
* Min Humidity...48-58 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         west 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming northwest 5
                         to 6 mph in the afternoon.


$$

CAZ283-010215-
Trinity-
408 AM PST Tue Feb 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Chance
  of snow showers in the morning, then slight chance of snow
  showers in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...36-46.
* Min Humidity...54-69 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...23-31.
* Max Humidity...87-97 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         north 5 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 mph in the
                         evening...becoming variable 2 to 4 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...44-54.
* Min Humidity...33-43 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming upslope/upvalley 2 to 4
                         mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.


$$

CAZ277-010215-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
408 AM PST Tue Feb 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* MAX Temperature...40-50.
* Min Humidity...49-59 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...25-34.
* Max Humidity...89-99 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph in the
                         evening...becoming downslope/downvalley 2
                         to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 mph in the
                         evening...becoming variable 2 to 4 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MAX Temperature...48-58.
* Min Humidity...37-47 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph...becoming west 5 mph
                         in the afternoon.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. North winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 50s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the mid 50s.

...Northwest California Interior...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Winds generally less than 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs around 50. Winds generally less than 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain and chance of snow. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in
the mid 40s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain and snow. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY MARCH 5 THROUGH THURSDAY MARCH 9, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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