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
237 PM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.DISCUSSION...A SOUTHEASTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING MONSOONAL
MOISTURE INTO THE DISTRICT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING AND PROVIDE
A FAVORABLE ENVIRONMENT FOR THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT...ESPECIALLY
OVER THE MOUNTAINS. WHILE SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BRING HEAVY RAIN
OVER THE SIERRA...THE BIGGEST THREAT ASSOCIATED WITH THEM WILL BE
GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS AND LIGHTNING. THE CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
WILL END IN ALL AREAS EXCEPT THE SIERRA CREST BY SUNDAY AND MONDAY
AS A DRIER SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT BECOMES ESTABLISHED OVER THE
DISTRICT. HUMIDITIES WILL TREND LOWER AFTER SATURDAY WHILE
TEMPERATURES AVERAGE CLOSER TO NORMAL.


CAZ289>292-011530-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
237 PM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........ISOLATED EVENING THUNDERSTORMS...OTHERWISE
                    PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-77.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH BECOMING VARIABLE 2-5 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2000 PDT...THEN 1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-101.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST UP TO
                    10 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-13 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING VARIABLE 2-5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-101.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH
                    DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-12 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-8 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-011530-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
237 PM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-15 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5-9 MPH BECOMING EASTERLY
                    3-6 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
LAL.................2.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-100.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1300 PDT...THEN 2.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING EAST
                    4-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-98.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5-9 MPH BY
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-6 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-011530-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
237 PM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED TO SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-6 MPH UNTIL 2000 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 2-4 MPH BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-15 MPH THIS EVENING BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    4-7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON
                    THUNDERSTORMS NEAR LAKE ISABELLA.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........27-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON
                    4-7 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 4-8 MPH BECOMING WEST 8-18 MPH BY
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1...INCREASING TO 2 NEAR LAKE ISABELLA AFTER
                    1300 PDT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 4-7 MPH UNTIL 2000 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 2-4 MPH BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    DIMINISHING TO 4-7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........82-87.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........27-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON
                    4-7 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-18 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-19 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-16 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-17 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-011530-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
237 PM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE VICINITY
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........EAST TO SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH.
                    NOTE...WINDS GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE VICINITY
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................3.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........86-91.
   8000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........24-34 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE VICINITY
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 7-15 MPH.
                    NOTE...WINDS GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE VICINITY
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................3.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY DURING THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE VICINITY
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 4-7 MPH BECOMING WEST 5-10
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                    NOTE...WINDS GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE VICINITY
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................3...DECREASING TO 2 BY 2100 PDT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   8000 FEET........68-73.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTHWEST 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE
CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-9 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-11 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 7-16 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-011530-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
237 PM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-75.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........46-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 7-17 MPH EARLY THIS EVENING
                    BECOMING SOUTHEAST 4-7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-102.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 4-7 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 7-17 MPH
                    DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-73.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DIMINISHING TO 5-10 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-102.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 10-20 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-14 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-16 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-18 MPH.


$$
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