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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4
000
FNUS56 KEKA 182327
FWFEKA

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
327 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...WIDESPREAD MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL WILL EXIT THE
REGION TO OUR EAST DURING THE EVENING...AS A COLD FRONT CROSSES THE
REGION. WIND SPEEDS WILL ALSO RAPIDLY DECREASE BY SUNSET TONIGHT.
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ON THE BACKSIDE OF
THE SYSTEM THROUGH THURSDAY. COOLER AIR FILTERING INTO THE REGION
WILL ALLOW SNOW LEVELS TO DROP DURING THIS TIME. WET AND UNSETTLED
WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND..AND POSSIBLY EARLY NEXT
WEEK...MAINTAINING LOW FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS.

CAZ201-191415-
NORTH COAST-
327 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
  THE NIGHT. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...38-46.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...4100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY...68-83 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...38-46.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 19 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...43-51.
* MIN HUMIDITY...68-83 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.


$$

CAZ202-191415-
COASTAL MENDOCINO-
327 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
  THE NIGHT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...42-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...48-56.
* MIN HUMIDITY...71-83 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-49.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY...71-83 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 8 TO 13 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ203-204-191415-
UPPER SMITH-LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH-
327 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN WIDESPREAD
  SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...30-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY...76-91 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN AND SNOW.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...30-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...35-45.
* MIN HUMIDITY...79-93 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.


$$

CAZ211-212-191415-
HOOPA-VAN DUZEN/MAD RIVER-
327 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...33-41.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...40-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY...68-83 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN AND SNOW.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY...73-88 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.


$$

CAZ276-191415-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO-
327 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY...71-86 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...42-51.
* MIN HUMIDITY...71-86 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ283-191415-
TRINITY-
327 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...SNOW AND RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN WIDESPREAD
  SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...27-35.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...33-43.
* MIN HUMIDITY...71-85 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...SNOW AND RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...27-35.
* MAX HUMIDITY...89-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...31-40.
* MIN HUMIDITY...73-88 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-191415-
W MENDOCINO NF/E MENDOCINO UNIT-
327 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
  SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...4400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN AND SNOW.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...30-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...35-45.
* MIN HUMIDITY...70-85 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTH
WINDS 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...TUESDAY JANUARY 24 THROUGH SATURDAY JANUARY 28, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

VISIT US AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/EUREKA



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.