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
214 PM PDT MON JUL 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...A DRY SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL PREVAIL OVER
THE DISTRICT THROUGH WEDNESDAY BETWEEN AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH
OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE CENTERED OVER
THE FOUR CORNERS REGION. A MODERATELY STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL
BRING MARINE AIR INTO THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY AND LOWER FOOTHILLS
DURING THE PERIOD WITH GUSTY WINDS THROUGH AND BELOW THE PASSES
ON THE WEST SIDE OF THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY AND IN KERN COUNTY.
SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH MIDWEEK WITH LITTLE
DIURNAL CHANGE IN HUMIDITIES. LOWER HUMIDITIES AND MUCH WARMER
WEATHER IS LIKELY LATER THIS WEEK AS THE FOUR CORNERS RIDGE BUILDS
INTO CALIFORNIA.


CAZ289>292-221430-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
214 PM PDT MON JUL 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-11 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-221430-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
214 PM PDT MON JUL 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 4-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-221430-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
214 PM PDT MON JUL 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........52-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 5-15 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 4-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 10-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING WEST 4-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........82-87.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 8-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTH 10-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........45-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 10-14 MPH IN THE EVENING...DECREASING
                    TO 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........83-88.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WEST 11-17 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 12-18 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-18 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-14 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-14 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-221430-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
214 PM PDT MON JUL 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   8000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........70-80 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........74-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 10-15 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........83-88.
   8000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........18-28 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-5 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 10-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO SOUTH 10-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........61-71 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 8-18 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN WESTERLY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 10-14 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 3-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........85-90.
   8000 FEET........72-77.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........17-27 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WEST 10-13 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-15 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-11 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-221430-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
214 PM PDT MON JUL 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 15-20 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTH 6-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-15 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WEST 10-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-19 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-16 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-17 MPH.


$$


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