Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
557 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL SLOWLY MOVE ACROSS THE
REGION THROUGH FRIDAY PRODUCING SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED WET THUNDERSTORMS PRIMARILY OVER THE
INTERIOR DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND EARLY EVENINGS. DRIER WEATHER
IS EXPECTED TO RETURN SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

CAZ201-060330-
NORTH COAST-
557 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...56-71 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...89-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...51-66 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-060330-
COASTAL MENDOCINO-
557 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-69.
* MIN HUMIDITY...60-75 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-060330-
UPPER SMITH-LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH-
557 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. NUMEROUS
  SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...53-68 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....2...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...60 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...44-52.
* MAX HUMIDITY...85-95 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY...45-55 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....3.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-060330-
HUPA-VAN DUZEN/MAD RIVER-
557 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
  NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...54-69 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...60 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY...88-98 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY...45-55 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....2.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-060330-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO-
557 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...56-71 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...40 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...44-52.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...55-70 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....2.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-060330-
TRINITY-
557 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...43-53 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....2...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...70 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...42-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-96 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...60 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...38-48 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....3.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-060330-
W MENDOCINO NF/E MENDOCINO UNIT-
557 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...58-73 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....2...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...60 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....2.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....2.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...60 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...TUESDAY MAY 10 THROUGH SATURDAY MAY 14,
2016...FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL
PRECIPITATION.

$$

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