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
328 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...SHOWERS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION AT TIMES THROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON. A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE REGION
THIS EVENING AND TUESDAY PRODUCING DRIER CONDITIONS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.


CAZ201-230215-
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.-
328 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...72-87 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...44-52.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...54-69 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.


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CAZ202-230215-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
328 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY...78-90 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...70-85 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


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CAZ203-204-230215-
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.-
328 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...49-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY...68-83 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-47.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-40 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.


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CAZ211-212-230215-
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.-
328 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...66-81 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...40-48.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY...36-46 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


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CAZ276-230215-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
328 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...67-82 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-69.
* MIN HUMIDITY...51-66 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ283-230215-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
328 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...48-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY...63-78 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY...89-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-38 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-230215-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
328 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY...53-68 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-49.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...33-43 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


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.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY DECEMBER 27 THROUGH WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 31, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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