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
158 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.DISCUSSION...A WARMING AND DRYING TREND WILL TAKE PLACE OVER
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA THROUGH FRIDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER
THE REGION. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN BELOW NORMAL THROUGH
THURSDAY BEFORE MORE SIGNIFICANT WARMING TAKES PLACE LATE THIS
WEEK. OTHERWISE, SIERRA NEVADA SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE EACH AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING THROUGH THE END OF THE
WEEK.

CAZ289>292-251445-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
158 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-83 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 2-5 MPH.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER 2300 PDT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 4-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-11 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-14 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-13 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-251445-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
158 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST 4-6 MPH.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER 2300 PDT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 5-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO WEST 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 AFTER 1100 PDT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER 2300 PDT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1-3 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 2-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO WEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 AFTER 1300 PDT.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-16
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 6-9 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-251445-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
158 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........79-89 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 11-17 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 8-13 MPH.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER 2300 PDT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 8-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-12 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 10-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 AFTER 1100 PDT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........78-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10-17 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........61-66.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 9-19 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 8-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-11 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10-13 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 7-13
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 11-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 12-24 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 12-20 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-251445-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
158 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY
                    AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW
                    LEVEL 8000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   8000 FEET........27-32.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........92-100 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........86-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER 2300 PDT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
                    AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW
                    LEVEL 8500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........55-60.
   8000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........56-66 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 4-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST 5-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 AFTER 1300 PDT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
                    AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL
                    9500 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........90-100 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTH.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER 2300 PDT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
                    AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL
                    9500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   8000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........43-53 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........52-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 5-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 AFTER 1300 PDT.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 7-17 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-13 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 8-12 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 8-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-251445-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
158 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-15 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-11 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    8-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 AFTER 1300 PDT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-17 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING INCREASING
                    TO 11-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST 4-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-17 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 11-19 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 11-19 MPH.


$$


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