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
142 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A ridge of high pressure and offshore flow will provide a dry
and warming trend through Thanksgiving Day. However, a weak cold
front will move into the district on Monday bringing a slight
chance of precipitation to Yosemite and west towards Merced
County.


CAZ289>292-191530-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
142 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy dense fog.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy dense fog in the morning.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-44 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-85 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Slight
                    chance of rain in the afternoon, mainly northern
                    portions.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East to northeast 2-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 4-7 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-6 mph.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-7 mph.


$$

CAZ293-191530-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
142 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-15 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 3-6 mph in the morning
                    shifting to the southwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......2800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain,
                    mainly northern portions.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-4 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 2-4 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 5-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ294-191530-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
142 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-81 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 13-18 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......2700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......2500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........South to southeast 3-6 mph.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-191530-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
142 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........30-35.
   8000 FEET........21-26.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........66-76 percent.
   8000 FEET........64-74 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 21-26 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........54-59.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........22-32 percent.
   8000 FEET........12-22 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......Up 8-12 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........68-78 percent.
   8000 FEET........68-78 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain,
                    mainly around Yosemite.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........55-60.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........30-40 percent.
   8000 FEET........23-33 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 10-15 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-7 degrees. Minimum RH up 9-14
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 5-10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 5-10 mph.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 6-11 mph.


$$

CAZ297-191530-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
142 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........27-32.
   8000 FEET........20-25.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........70-80 percent.
   8000 FEET........59-69 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 17-22 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   8000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........18-28 percent.
   8000 FEET........8-18 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 5-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........31-36.
   8000 FEET........28-33.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-11 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........67-77 percent.
   8000 FEET........61-71 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   8000 FEET........50-55.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........31-41 percent.
   8000 FEET........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 10-15 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West to northwest 4-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......5600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 4-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-9 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-9 mph.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 5-10 mph.


$$

CAZ295-191530-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
142 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........32-37.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........41-51 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 32-37 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the northwest overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........West to northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........46-56 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-7 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........South to southeast 3-7 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........South to southwest 3-7 mph.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-8 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-191530-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
142 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........37-47 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 28-33 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North to northwest 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-21 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........46-56 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-7 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 4-8 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 4-7 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 4-7 mph.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 3-6 mph.


$$

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