Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
408 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...A PATTERN CHANGE WILL BEGIN TODAY AS A TROUGH MOVES
OVER THE WEST COAST...BRINGING COOLER TEMPERATURES AND RAIN TO
NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA. EXPECT WIDESPREAD WETTING RAINS FOR ALL OF THE
DISTRICTS LATE TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY FOLLOWED BY THE THREAT OF
SHOWERS CONTINUING INTO THE WEEKEND. THE HIGHEST PRECIPITATION
AMOUNTS WILL BE OVER DEL NORTE COUNTY AND THE TRINITY ALPS WHERE UP
TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH FRIDAY.

CAZ201-240145-
NORTH COAST STRIP...FROM OREGON BORDER TO ROCKPORT CONSISTING OF
COASTAL SECTIONS OF DEL NORTE...HUMBOLDT...AND A SMALL PORTION OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF CA NPS AND REDWOOD PARKS.-
408 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-80.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-50 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...83-96 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...40 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-75.
* MIN HUMIDITY...55-70 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...100 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-240145-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
408 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...51-66 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5 MPH
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY...88-98 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-77.
* MIN HUMIDITY...64-79 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-240145-
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
408 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-81.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
  RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...79-94 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...70 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...48-63 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...100 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-240145-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
408 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...72-82.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-38 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-95 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY...43-53 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...100 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-240145-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
408 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-83.
* MIN HUMIDITY...37-47 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...87-97 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...52-67 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-240145-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
408 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-80.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-32 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
    SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...39-49 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...90 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-240145-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
408 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...68-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY...29-39 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
  VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH...
  MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
  RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-96 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY...46-56 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.THURSDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.THURSDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 28 THROUGH THURSDAY OCTOBER 2, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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