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
304 AM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL APPROACH THE COAST LATE
THIS AFTERNOON AND IS EXPECTED TO BRING SOME LIGHT RAIN TO THE
NORTHERN MOST ZONES THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT. THIS SYSTEM WILL
BE FOLLOWED BY A BUILDING RIDGE OF STRONG HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT
OVER THE WEEKEND AND WILL LAST THROUGH MID WEEK. RELATIVELY WARMER
TEMPERATURES AND DRIER WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS THE INTERIOR
ZONES.

CAZ201-060230-
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.-
304 AM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...38-46.
* MAX HUMIDITY...95 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY...64-79 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-060230-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
304 AM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY...72-82 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-47.
* MAX HUMIDITY...95 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-060230-
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.-
304 AM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-56.
* MIN HUMIDITY...49-64 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...33-41.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...90 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...47-57.
* MIN HUMIDITY...62-77 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-060230-
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.-
304 AM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MIN HUMIDITY...54-69 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-43.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-76 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-060230-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
304 AM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY...60-75 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...43-53 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-060230-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
304 AM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-56.
* MIN HUMIDITY...49-59 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE
  NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...30-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY...85-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...47-57.
* MIN HUMIDITY...43-53 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-060230-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
304 AM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...49-59.
* MIN HUMIDITY...49-59 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...33-41.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-50 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
AROUND 60. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 10 THROUGH SUNDAY FEBRUARY 14, 2016...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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