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
200 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
THE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CENTER ITSELF CLOSER TO THE WEST
COAST...RESULTING IN THE CONTINUATION OF THE STAGNANT WEATHER
PATTERN. CLOUDS...FOG AND COLD TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
TUESDAY AHEAD OF A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM EXPECTED TO CROSS OVER THE
NORTHERN PARTS OF THE DISTRICT ON CHRISTMAS EVE AND CHRISTMAS
DAY. THIS DISTURBANCE WILL TEMPORARILY DISPLACE THE UPPER RIDGE
AND BRING POSSIBLE PRECIP ALONG WITH STRONGER WINDS. YET...THE
RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD BACK INLAND LATE IN THE WEEK.


CAZ289>292-231645-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
200 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DENSE FOG.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-50.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.CHRISTMAS DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH
LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH
DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-231645-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
200 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO THE EAST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH
                    BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH
                    BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.CHRISTMAS DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 4-8 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 1-3 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 4-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-231645-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
200 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........EASTERLY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 7-14 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........27-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........EASTERLY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 8-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........EASTERLY 7-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........56-61.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                    BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.CHRISTMAS DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 7-13 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 7-14 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-231645-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
200 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........34-39.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........82-92 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........74-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN EASTERLY 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........33-43 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........EASTERLY 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   8000 FEET........28-33.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........84-94 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........44-49.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........31-41 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH BY
                    AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 7-14 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.CHRISTMAS DAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-14 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-231645-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
200 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-83 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8-16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.CHRISTMAS DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 7-14 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 4-8 MPH.


$$


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