Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
228 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...The wet pattern continues across Norcal with rain
at times today. A more intense rain producing system arrives this
afternoon for another heavy dose of rain through the night into
Tuesday for all of Northern CA. Showers continue into late
Wednesday.


CAZ201-210215-
North Coast-
228 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* MAX Temperature...49-57.
* Min Humidity...80-90 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 10 to 15 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 12 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature...39-47.
* Max Humidity...93-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 11 to 19 mph.
    RIDGES...............Breezy. South winds 17 to 25 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms
  through the day. Showers in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...45-53.
* Min Humidity...76-86 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 10 to 18 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 11 to 19 mph.


$$

CAZ202-210215-
Coastal Mendocino-
228 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* MAX Temperature...52-60.
* Min Humidity...75-86 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 11 to 16 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature...43-51.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 15 to 23 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 16 to 24 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms
  through the day. Showers likely in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...50-58.
* Min Humidity...71-81 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 9 to 14 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.


$$

CAZ203-204-210215-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
228 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* MAX Temperature...41-51.
* Min Humidity...82-92 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 11 to 16 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 13 to 21 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature...32-40.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 8 to 13 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 9 to 14 mph increasing to 16
                         to 24 mph after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and snow in the morning. Slight chance of
  thunderstorms through the day. Showers and snow showers in the
  afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...38-48.
* Min Humidity...72-85 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 11 to 19 mph.
    RIDGES...............Breezy. Southwest winds 16 to 24 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-210215-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
228 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* MAX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...80-90 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 11 to 19 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature...35-43.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 11 to 19 mph.
    RIDGES...............Breezy. South winds 18 to 26 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and snow in the morning. Slight chance of
  thunderstorms through the day. Showers and snow showers likely in
  the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...40-50.
* Min Humidity...70-82 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3600 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 12 to 20 mph.


$$

CAZ276-210215-
Interior Mendocino-
228 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* MAX Temperature...49-57.
* Min Humidity...80-90 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 8 to 13 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 11 to 16 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature...40-48.
* Max Humidity...93-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 11 to 19 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 15 to 23 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms
  through the day. Showers likely in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...45-55.
* Min Humidity...72-82 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 8 to 13 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 9 to 14 mph.


$$

CAZ283-210215-
Trinity-
228 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and snow.
* MAX Temperature...39-49.
* Min Humidity...79-89 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 11 to 19 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and snow.
* Min Temperature...31-39.
* Max Humidity...90-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 10 to 18 mph.
    RIDGES...............Breezy. South winds 16 to 24 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and snow in the morning, then showers and snow
  showers likely in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...36-46.
* Min Humidity...67-78 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 12 to 20 mph.


$$

CAZ277-210215-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
228 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* MAX Temperature...41-51.
* Min Humidity...81-91 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...6100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 11 to 16 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature...32-42.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 12 to 20 mph.
    RIDGES...............Breezy. Southwest winds 18 to 26 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and snow in the morning. Slight chance of
  thunderstorms through the day. Showers likely and chance of snow
  showers in the afternoon.
* MAX Temperature...38-48.
* Min Humidity...63-77 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 9 to 14 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the upper 40s. North winds 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs around 50. South winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs around 50.

...Northwest California Interior...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and snow
showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest
winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and slight
chance of showers. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs around 40.
Northwest winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of snow showers and showers.
Lows in the upper 20s. Highs around 40. Southwest winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and snow
showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and slight chance of
showers. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the lower 40s.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY FEBRUARY 25 THROUGH WEDNESDAY MARCH 1, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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