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
421 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...Cool temperatures will prevail today in a northerly
flow behind a storm system which moved through the region. A weaker
system will bring a chance of precipitation from Fresno County
northward tonight and Monday. A potentially wetter storm system will
bring a better chance for precipitation throughout the district on
Wednesday night into Thursday.

CAZ289>292-212300-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
421 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Haze and areas of frost in the
                    morning.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-56 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to north by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain after
                    midnight north of Fresno County.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 2-5 mph in the evening shifting to
                    southeast overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain in the morning
                    and a slight chance of showers in the afternoon
                    from Fresno County northward.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-62 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-11 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to north by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up
4-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down
5-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 4-8 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Temperatures down 6-8 degrees.
Minimum RH up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 6-12 mph.


$$

CAZ293-212300-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
421 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-6 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 19-25 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to
                    west 4-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-7 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph overnight.
   RIDGES...........West 4-8 mph in the evening shifting
                    to north 3-6 mph overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-61 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 9-13 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to
                    west 4-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees.
Minimum RH down 9-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4-8 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Temperatures down 7-9 degrees.
Minimum RH up 9-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-8 mph.


$$

CAZ294-212300-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
421 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-51 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 29-35 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
                    to west 4-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph overnight.
   RIDGES...........West 4-8 mph in the evening shifting
                    to northeast 3-6 mph overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-58 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
                    to west 4-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 4-6 degrees. Minimum RH up
1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down
10-14 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4-8 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Temperatures down 6-8 degrees.
Minimum RH up 8-12 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-8 mph.


$$

CAZ296-212300-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
421 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny then becoming mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   8000 FEET........31-36.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-7 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........35-45 percent.
   8000 FEET........29-39 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 18-24 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........West 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........30-35.
   8000 FEET........20-25.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-7 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........75-85 percent.
   8000 FEET........79-89 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph overnight.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........44-49.
   8000 FEET........35-40.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........54-64 percent.
   8000 FEET........52-62 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 17-21 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........West 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 5-7 degrees. Minimum RH down
9-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down
3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........South 5-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 8-16 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Cloudy. Rain and snow likely. Temperatures down
10-12 degrees. Minimum RH up 18-22 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Southwest 7-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 10-20 mph.


$$

CAZ297-212300-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
421 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny then becoming partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   8000 FEET........32-37.
   24 HR TREND......Up 8-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........40-50 percent.
   8000 FEET........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 27-33 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........27-32.
   8000 FEET........21-26.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........70-77 percent.
   8000 FEET........64-74 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph overnight.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........46-51.
   8000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-6 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........47-57 percent.
   8000 FEET........43-53 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 11-15 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......7800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 5-7 degrees. Minimum RH down
3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down
6-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Southwest 5-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 8-16 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Temperatures down
8-10 degrees. Minimum RH up 9-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........West 8-16 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 15-25 mph.


$$

CAZ295-212300-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
421 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........28-38 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 26-32 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to
                    northwest 4-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......5400 ft AGL. showers
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........30-35.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........61-71 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph overnight.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.
n
.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-6 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........31-41 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 5-7 degrees. Minimum RH down
2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down
7-11 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 5-10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Temperatures
down 8-10 degrees. Minimum RH up 11-15 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........West 8-16 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 15-25 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-212300-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
421 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-33 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 15-19 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to
                    northwest 4-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...n
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-65 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-6 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 4-6 degrees. Minimum RH down
1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down
1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 5-10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Temperatures down
6-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 6-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 15-25 mph.


$$

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