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
405 AM PST Mon Jan 15 2018

.DISCUSSION...Dry weather will be coming to an end today...as a weather
front will be moving into the area and bringing precipitation to the
area this afternoon. There will be a brief dry break from Tuesday
through Wednesday morning. Wet weather will return after that and
continue through rest of the work week. Snow level will be lowering to
around 2500 feet on Friday.




CAZ201-160230-
North Coast-
405 AM PST Mon Jan 15 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then rain
  likely in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...55-63.
* Min Humidity...49-64 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 8 to 13 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 12 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain in the evening, then rain likely after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature...42-50.
* Max Humidity...95 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 8 to 13 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers through the day.
  Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...51-59.
* Min Humidity...71-83 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 5 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 8 mph.


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CAZ202-160230-
Coastal Mendocino-
405 AM PST Mon Jan 15 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then rain
  likely in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...54-62.
* Min Humidity...69-84 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain in the evening, then rain likely after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature...46-54.
* Max Humidity...95 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph...shifting to
                         the northwest 5 to 6 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 10 mph...shifting to the
                         west 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers through the
  day.
* Max Temperature...52-60.
* Min Humidity...71-81 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.


$$

CAZ203-204-160230-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
405 AM PST Mon Jan 15 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then rain
  likely in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...51-59.
* Min Humidity...37-47 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 11 to 19 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* Min Temperature...36-44.
* Max Humidity...95 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 12 to 20 mph...shifting to the
                         southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Chance of showers through the day. Slight
  chance of showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...73-86 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 10 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-160230-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
405 AM PST Mon Jan 15 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then rain
  likely in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...51-59.
* Min Humidity...42-52 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 9 to 14 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* Min Temperature...37-45.
* Max Humidity...95 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers through the day.
  Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...47-55.
* Min Humidity...71-81 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ276-160230-
Interior Mendocino-
405 AM PST Mon Jan 15 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
  morning, then chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...53-61.
* Min Humidity...54-69 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* Min Temperature...42-50.
* Max Humidity...95 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to
                         the northwest 5 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 9 mph...shifting to the
                         west 5 mph after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Max Temperature...51-59.
* Min Humidity...66-80 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.


$$

CAZ283-160230-
Trinity-
405 AM PST Mon Jan 15 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
  morning, then chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...46-54.
* Min Humidity...42-52 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...6600 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* Min Temperature...33-41.
* Max Humidity...94-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...6900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to
                         the southwest 5 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............South winds 6 to 11 mph...shifting to the
                         southwest 5 to 8 mph after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers through the day.
  Slight chance of showers and snow showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...42-52.
* Min Humidity...68-80 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ277-160230-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
405 AM PST Mon Jan 15 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
  morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...50-58.
* Min Humidity...39-49 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...6500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* Min Temperature...36-44.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 5 to 6 mph...shifting to the
                         west 5 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 9 mph...shifting to the
                         west 5 to 8 mph after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Max Temperature...45-55.
* Min Humidity...60-75 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph in the
                         morning...becoming light winds 2 to 4 mph.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain. Lows 43 to
51. Highs 54 to 62. Southeast winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain. Lows 45 to 53. Highs 49 to 57. South winds
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with showers. Lows 38 to 46. Highs 45 to 53.
West winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows 37 to 45.
Highs 48 to 56.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 42 to 50. Highs
49 to 57.

...Northwest California Interior...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain. Lows 36 to
44. Highs 47 to 57. Southeast winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 39 to 52. South winds
5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with showers and snow showers likely. Lows 27 to
37. Highs 33 to 46. West winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of snow and rain. Lows
25 to 35. Highs 38 to 48.
.SUNDAY...Rain likely and snow. Lows 31 to 40. Highs 41 to 51.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY JANUARY 20 THROUGH WEDNESDAY JANUARY 24, 2018...
FOR NW CALIF...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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