Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Central California
National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley - Hanford CA
415 AM PDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...A trough of low pressure over the Great Basin will
maintain mild temperatures this weekend with mostly clear skies.
An offshore flow will develop tonight with breezy northeasterly
winds over the mountains and a gradual warming and drying trend
into next week.

CAZ289>292-240115-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
415 AM PDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........48-58 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 14-30 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 6-12 mph in the early evening
                    becoming variable 0-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......9900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ293-240115-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
415 AM PDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8900 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.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-54 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 15-31 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-5 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-28 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8600 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...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-240115-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
415 AM PDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 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...........East 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........48-58 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 15-31 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4 mph in the early evening then
                    easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 4 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the east 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8600 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...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-6 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-240115-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
415 AM PDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........28-38 percent.
   8000 FEET........33-43 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......9300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   8000 FEET........28-33.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........57-67 percent.
   8000 FEET........72-82 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 13-25 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   8000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........21-31 percent.
   8000 FEET........26-36 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 5-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-11 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-8 mph.


$$

CAZ297-240115-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
415 AM PDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   8000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........29-39 percent.
   8000 FEET........34-44 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west 3-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......8200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........30-35.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........55-65 percent.
   8000 FEET........65-75 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 12-24 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the east 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   8000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........20-30 percent.
   8000 FEET........26-36 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southwest 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8600 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...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-9 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-12 mph.


$$

CAZ295-240115-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
415 AM PDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........23-33 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......9400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........43-53 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 18-34 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-8 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the southwest 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early morning then
                    easterly by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......9200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 6-12 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 5-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-12 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-240115-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
415 AM PDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-8 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to north 5-13 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........41-51 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 13-25 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-11 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-22 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......9500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-13 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 4-10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 5-11 mph.


$$

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