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
531 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CONTINUE TO
PROVIDE A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS THE SIERRA NEVADA THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND. BREEZY TO
WINDY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE MOUNTAINS TODAY THEN
GRADUALLY DIMINISH ON SUNDAY. DRIER CONDITIONS AND LIGHTER WINDS
ARE EXPECTED ON MEMORIAL DAY. WHILE DRYING WILL BE SEEN OVER THE
LOWER ELEVATIONS...THE THREAT OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE FOR THE SIERRA CREST THROUGH THURSDAY.

CAZ289>292-250100-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
531 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHWEST 6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 11 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-250100-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
531 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST 5 MPH.
LAL.................UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

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

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 8 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-250100-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
531 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-15 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN WESTERLY 12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-14 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-14 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-15 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-16 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-250100-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
531 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE
                    SNOW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 10500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........66-71.
   8000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........41-51 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST 7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........42-47.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........78-88 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST.
LAL.................UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........70-75.
   8000 FEET........54-59.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........34-44 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........49-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 8 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 7 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-250100-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
531 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 12 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTH 10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8-17 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-16 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-13 MPH.


$$

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