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
227 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A dry airmass will hold over the region through the remainder of
the week with little change in temperatures and mainly light
winds. Little change in humidity is expected through midweek
with slightly better recoveries taking place towards the end of
the week.


CAZ289>292-130030-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
227 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Haze.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 2-4 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......1900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear. Haze. Patchy frost after midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........52-62 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 3-5 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the southeast overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Haze.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Poor.
Mixing height.......2000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Haze. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 4-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Haze. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 4-7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-7 mph.


$$

CAZ293-130030-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
227 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Haze.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Poor.
Mixing height.......1600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear. Haze.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-68 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 17-22 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 2-4 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Haze.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-4 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 2-4 mph in the morning shifting to the
                    west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Poor.
Mixing height.......1700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Haze. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Haze. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-130030-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
227 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Haze.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Poor.
Mixing height.......2900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear. Haze.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-66 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 10-15 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 2-4 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Haze.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-33 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-4 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the morning shifting to the
                    west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Poor.
Mixing height.......2800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Haze. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 2-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 2-4 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Haze. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 5-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-130030-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
227 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........61-66.
   8000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........11-21 percent.
   8000 FEET........5-15 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 5-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 7-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........55-65 percent.
   8000 FEET........50-60 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East to northeast 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   8000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........9-19 percent.
   8000 FEET........6-16 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-7 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 4-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-8 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-7
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 6-10 mph.


$$

CAZ297-130030-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
227 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   8000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........7-17 percent.
   8000 FEET........3-13 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........30-35.
   8000 FEET........28-33.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........56-66 percent.
   8000 FEET........39-49 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........65-70.
   8000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........11-21 percent.
   8000 FEET........4-14 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 4-7 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the northwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 6-10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 5-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-9 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 4-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 8-16 mph.


$$

CAZ295-130030-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
227 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........3-8 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 6-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 7-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East to northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........2-9 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the morning shifting to the
                    north by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 6-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 8-13 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 4-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 5-9 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-7 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 6-11 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-130030-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
227 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........5 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........16-26 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........2-8 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 4-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-6 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 4-7 mph.


$$

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