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
444 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL PROVIDE LITTLE CHANGE IN
CONDITIONS THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN SEVERAL
DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL AND THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE CREST OF THE SIERRA. A WEAK DISTURBANCE
WILL MOVE IN FROM THE SOUTH OVER THE WEEKEND AND BRING AN INCREASED
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ON SUNDAY...INCLUDING FOR THE KERN COUNTY
DESERT AND THE SIERRA FOOTHILLS. THE THREAT WILL RETURN TO JUST
ALONG THE SIERRA CREST MONDAY AND TUESDAY. GENERALLY LIGHT TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS WILL PREVAIL...EXCEPT POSSIBLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC NEAR
ANY THUNDERSTORM.

CAZ289>292-020115-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
444 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....102-107.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-20 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    VARIABLE 1-4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....101-106.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 4-8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-020115-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
444 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....100-105.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 3-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....99-104.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-23 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 5-11 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH.


$$

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KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
444 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........89-94.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........13-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 4-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........88-93.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........13-20 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST 4-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 4-11 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-020115-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
444 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........92-97.
   8000 FEET........75-80.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........14-24 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........56-61.
   8000 FEET........50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........49-59 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........91-96.
   8000 FEET........74-79.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........13-23 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........16-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 4-11 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-020115-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
444 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....100-105.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-20 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH BELOW PASSES.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST NORTHWEST 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-20 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH BELOW PASSES.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 7-17 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES
LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH BELOW PASSES.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH BELOW PASSES.


$$

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