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
156 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS CENTRAL CALIFORNIA TONIGHT.
HOWEVER THE SYSTEM WILL BE WEAKENING AS IT PUSHES SOUTH OVER CENTRAL
CALIFORNIA. SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT. HOWEVER
PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WILL BE LIGHT IN THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY
AND MAINLY NORTH OF THE SAN JOAQUIN RIVER AND UP TO A QUARTER OF
AN INCH IN THE SIERRA FOOTHILLS. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING TOWARDS N
CA/NV WILL PROVIDE A MODERATE NORTH WIND FLOW RESULTING IN COOL
MOIST CONDITIONS FOR THE WEEKEND. WIND FLOW WILL TURN OFFSHORE
MONDAY BRINGING A DRIER TREND OVER THE MOUNTAINS FOR EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

CAZ289>292-201530-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
156 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DENSE FOG.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 1-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHEAST.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DENSE FOG. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE.
MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DENSE FOG. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE.
MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 6 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-201530-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
156 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 3-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST 4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........58-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHEAST 3-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-7 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 13 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-201530-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
156 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........88-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........57-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 12-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 15-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........34-39.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........88-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 8-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 15-20 MPH IN THE EVENING...DECREASING
                    TO 10-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 7-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 10-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-16
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 6-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 6-13 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-12
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 4-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 6-18 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-15 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-201530-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
156 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
                    SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
                    LEVEL 6500 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........30-35.
   8000 FEET........22-27.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........92-100 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........89-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 12-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........46-51.
   8000 FEET........38-43.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........57-67 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-17 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........31-36.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........89-99 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 12-18 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........48-53.
   8000 FEET........42-47.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........49-59 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 9-19 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE 2-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 15-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 10-22
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 7-22 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-21 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-201530-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
156 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    INCREASING TO WEST 15-20 MPH
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 3-9 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-9 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH.


$$


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