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
425 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
A SAGGING COLD FRONT WILL STALL OVER SOUTHERN MENDOCINO COUNTY
TODAY THEN LIFT BACK TO THE NORTH AS A WARM FRONT TONIGHT. THIS
BOUNDARY WILL BRING RAIN TO NW CALIFORNIA DURING THIS PERIOD.
STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP ON FRIDAY IN THE WAKE OF THE
WARM FRONT CAUSING VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND
BREEZY CONDITIONS ALONG THE COAST. THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
ON SATURDAY BEHIND THE COLD FRONT.

CAZ201-240230-
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.-
425 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY...69-84 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN LIKELY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-57.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...60 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-240230-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
425 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-68.
* MIN HUMIDITY...71-84 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING EAST 5 MPH
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-240230-
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.-
425 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...71-86 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN LIKELY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY...94-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...60 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY...56-71 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...70 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-240230-
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.-
425 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...67-82 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN LIKELY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...60 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY...52-62 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5
                         TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...40 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-240230-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
425 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...72-84 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-56.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...40 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-75.
* MIN HUMIDITY...48-58 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-240230-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
425 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...48-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY...69-84 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN LIKELY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-49.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...70 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-68.
* MIN HUMIDITY...50-65 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-240230-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
425 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...70-85 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...40 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY...45-55 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5
                         TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
WEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...TUESDAY OCTOBER 28 THROUGH SATURDAY NOVEMBER 1, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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