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
305 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Low pressure will continue to move away from the district tonight.
High pressure will build over the area Saturday and Sunday for
dry and slightly warmer conditions before another cold low
pressure system moves into Central California on Monday. Winds
will be terrain dominated.


CAZ289>292-241545-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
305 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear. Areas of frost after midnight.
Min Temperature.....27-32.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........66-76 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the south.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....56-61.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-9 degrees.
Min Humidity........30-40 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-9 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......South 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the northwest 3-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the northwest in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....30-35.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........75-85 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 4-10 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the west 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....58-63.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Min Humidity........28-38 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-8 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 5 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees.
Minimum RH up 6-16 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 3-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Temperatures little change.
Minimum RH down 5-11 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 3-11 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds.......Southeast 3-11 mph.


$$

CAZ293-241545-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
305 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....25-30.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........80-90 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 6-16 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph.
   Ridges...........East 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....50-55.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-9 degrees.
Min Humidity........31-41 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 8-18 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northeast 4 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to west 3-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6700 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the northwest in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
Min Temperature.....28-33.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........81-91 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....53-58.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Min Humidity........34-44 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 4 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Showers and snow showers likely. Temperatures down
2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 7-17 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6 mph.
   Ridges...........South 6 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of snow showers.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-8 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-241545-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
305 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
Min Temperature.....29-34.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........80-90 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-8 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........East 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....52-57.
   24 HR Trend......Up 5-11 degrees.
Min Humidity........36-46 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 9-19 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........East 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west 4-10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....31-36.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........78-88 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........East 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....54-59.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Min Humidity........39-49 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 4 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........East 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west 4 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4400 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees.
Minimum RH up 3-9 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 7 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-7 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers. Temperatures
down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-12
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-241545-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
305 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........16-21.
   8000 Feet........8-13.
   24 HR Trend......Up 5-11 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........70-80 percent.
   8000 Feet........73-83 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 9-19 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-10 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........North 3-13 mph in the early evening decreasing
                    to 3-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........37-42.
   8000 Feet........30-35.
   24 HR Trend......Up 6-12 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........30-40 percent.
   8000 Feet........24-34 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 6-12 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to westerly 5-17 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........West 4-16 mph in the early morning increasing to
                    8-20 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......5500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph in the morning increasing
                    to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming clear. Slight
                    chance of snow showers in the evening.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........20-25.
   8000 Feet........10-15.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........77-87 percent.
   8000 Feet........79-89 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 4-10 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-9 mph.
   Ridges...........North 4-13 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the northeast 3-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........42-47.
   8000 Feet........35-40.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-8 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........33-43 percent.
   8000 Feet........25-35 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-9 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-11 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......5200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Temperatures down 4-10
degrees. Minimum RH up 8-18 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 10 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 8-14 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Temperatures little change.
Minimum RH little change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Northeast to east 4-12 mph.
   Ridges...........Northeast 4-13 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-10
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-10 mph.
   Ridges...........West 6-11 mph.


$$

CAZ297-241545-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
305 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........13-18.
   8000 Feet........6-11.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........79-89 percent.
   8000 Feet........68-78 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 5-11 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-9 mph.
   Ridges...........North 3-14 mph in the early evening decreasing
                    to 3-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........40-45.
   8000 Feet........31-36.
   24 HR Trend......Up 7-13 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........29-39 percent.
   8000 Feet........24-34 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 14-26 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-11 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to 7-19 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-15 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to 10-22 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph in the morning
                    increasing to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........17-22.
   8000 Feet........11-16.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........76-86 percent.
   8000 Feet........70-80 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-14 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........North 5-17 mph in the early evening decreasing
                    to 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........44-49.
   8000 Feet........36-41.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........34-44 percent.
   8000 Feet........28-38 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly 3-8 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Mostly clear. Slight chance of snow showers. Temperatures down 2-8
degrees. Minimum RH up 3-9 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-13 mph.
   Ridges...........West 8-20 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Temperatures down 3-5
degrees. Minimum RH up 7-13 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Northeast to east 6-11 mph.
   Ridges...........Northeast 6-14 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-16
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-11 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 6-15 mph.


$$

CAZ295-241545-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
305 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........19-24.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........65-75 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 9-19 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........West to northwest 3-9 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-10 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to the west 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........40-45.
   24 HR Trend......Up 6-12 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........24-34 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 14-26 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to westerly 7-19 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-10 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to west 9-21 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......5400 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph in the morning
                    increasing to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........25-30.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-8 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........59-69 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-9 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-17 mph in the early evening
                    becoming downslope 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 8-20 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........44-49.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........24-34 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 8 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northwest 6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest 9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......4900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 7-19 mph.
   Ridges...........West 10-22 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and showers. Temperatures
down 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 5-11 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-13 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 7-14 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 7-13
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-14 mph.
   Ridges...........West 7-18 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-241545-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
305 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min Temperature.....24-29.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-8 degrees.
Max Humidity........57-67 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 13-25 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 3-12 mph in the early evening
                    becoming west 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....50-55.
   24 HR Trend......Up 4-10 degrees.
Min Humidity........20-30 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 5-11 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest 3-6 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to west 10-22 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......4900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West around 5 mph in the morning increasing to
                    around 25 mph in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....29-34.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-8 degrees.
Max Humidity........56-66 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 5-17 mph in the early evening becoming
                    north 3-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....53-58.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Min Humidity........20-30 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
20-Foot Winds.......North 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southeast 3-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......5400 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 6-18 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and snow showers.
Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......North 6-12 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 5-13 mph.


$$


BEAN

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