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
409 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK DISTURBANCE MOVING UP FROM THE SOUTH WILL BRING A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE SIERRA
CREST ON THURSDAY. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHING FROM THE
NORTHWEST WILL BRING A COOLING TREND OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. THE
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION BEGINNING FRIDAY NIGHT
WITH MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES AND INCREASED HUMIDITY OVER THE
WEEKEND AND INTO NEXT WEEK. GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP BY
THE END OF THE WEEK WITH THE PASSING FRONTAL SYSTEM.


CAZ289>292-292345-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
409 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-6 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......13700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-6 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-6 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. NOT AS WARM. TEMPERATURES DOWN 7-13 DEGREES. MINIMUM
RH UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 11-13 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 9-12 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 11-13 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-292345-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
409 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 10 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-8 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-9 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    EAST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 5-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 6 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. NOT AS WARM. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-16 DEGREES. MINIMUM
RH UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-9 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-292345-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
409 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........76-81.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........20-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 12 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING WEST.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........75-80.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........13-23 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 6-9 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 8-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 9-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 13 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 12-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 14-17 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 18-21 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 21-24 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 5-11
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 15-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 18-21 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-292345-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
409 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........75-80.
   8000 FEET........63-68.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........23-33 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........23-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   8000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........60-70 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING WESTERLY 4-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 7-10 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 5-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........73-78.
   8000 FEET........61-66.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........20-30 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 10-13 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-8 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 12-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 17 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 12-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 18-21 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 15-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 22-25 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 7-17 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST 12-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 15-18 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-292345-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
409 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......13000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........41-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    WEST 4-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-23 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    9-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......13400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 13 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 13-16 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 18-21 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 20-23 MPH.


$$


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