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
520 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
THIS MORNING BRINGING A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS TO AREAS NORTH OF
CAPE MENDOCINO. A REINFORCING COLD FRONT WILL BRING ANOTHER CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS NORTH OF THE CAPE ON MONDAY...FOLLOWED BY MOSTLY
DRY AND COLD CONDITIONS FOR MUCH OF THE COMING WEEK.

CAZ201-290415-
NORTH COAST STRIP...FROM OREGON BORDER TO ROCKPORT CONSISTING OF
COASTAL SECTIONS OF DEL NORTE...HUMBOLDT...AND A SMALL PORTION OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF CA NPS AND REDWOOD PARKS.-
520 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...45-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY...64-77 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...30-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY...82-96 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...42-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-74 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........2400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ202-290415-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
520 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-59.
* MIN HUMIDITY...64-74 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-43.
* MAX HUMIDITY...79-89 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...48-56.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-71 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.


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CAZ203-204-290415-
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
520 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...38-48.
* MIN HUMIDITY...53-68 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........4400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...22-30.
* MAX HUMIDITY...89-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........3200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...34-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY...49-64 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........2100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ211-212-290415-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
520 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...40-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY...64-74 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........5100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...23-31.
* MAX HUMIDITY...88-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........4700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY...52-67 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........2600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


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CAZ276-290415-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
520 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...47-56.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-74 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...29-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY...82-96 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...44-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY...54-68 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


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CAZ283-290415-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
520 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...36-46.
* MIN HUMIDITY...47-62 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........5200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...19-27.
* MAX HUMIDITY...85-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...33-43.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-50 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........2400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-290415-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
520 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...40-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY...54-69 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........5900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...23-31.
* MAX HUMIDITY...88-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........5400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY...34-44 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


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.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...FRIDAY JANUARY 2 THROUGH TUESDAY JANUARY 6, 2015...
FOR NW CALIF...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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