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
312 PM PDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.DISCUSSION...A NORTHERLY INFLUX OF MONSOONAL MOISTURE WILL OCCUR
ALONG THE WESTERN PERIPHERY OF AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OVER THE FOUR
CORNERS REGION THROUGH MONDAY EVENING AND HELP TRIGGER ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND DESERT AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE SIERRA. THE FOUR
CORNERS RIDGE WILL MIGRATE TOWARD SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA TUESDAY AND
REMAIN THERE THROUGH FRIDAY. DURING THIS TIME...A SOUTHWESTERLY
FLOW ALOFT WILL PREVAIL OVER THE DISTRICT WITH A DAILY THREAT OF
AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE SIERRA CREST. TEMPERATURES WILL
AVERAGE ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH THE PERIOD WITH GENERALLY LIGHT AND
TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS.


CAZ289>292-281700-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
312 PM PDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF A THUNDERSTORM
                    OVER KERN COUNTY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....69-79.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........45-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 2400 PDT...THEN 2.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS ON THE EAST SIDE
                    AND SOUTH END MAY BE ACCOMPANIED BY THUNDER AND
                    LIGHTNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-103.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-5 MPH.
LAL.................2 EAST SIDE AND SOUTH END...OTHERWISE 1.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-77.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....98-105.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-13 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-13 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-13 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-281700-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
312 PM PDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH UNTIL 2010 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2110 PDT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST TO NORTH 4-10 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST 5-12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200 PDT...THEN 2.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING...OTHERWISE PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........49-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 2010 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2110 PDT.
   RIDGES...........NORTH TO NORTHWEST 7-15 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2000 PDT...THEN 1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-101.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-13 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-12 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-281700-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
312 PM PDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-7 MPH UNTIL 2010 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH BY 2110 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON
                    3-7 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 5-12 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 7-15 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING...OTHERWISE PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........63-68.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-7 MPH UNTIL 2010 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2110 PDT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2000 PDT...THEN 1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........86-91.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON
                    3-7 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING WEST
                    10-20 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9-17 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-18 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-19 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-281700-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
312 PM PDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    NEAR THE CREST.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........53-63 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-15 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 2010 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2110 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTHWEST 4-10 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
                    MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........87-92.
   8000 FEET........72-77.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-16 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTHWEST 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST 7-15 MPH DURING THE
                    AFTERNOON.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200 PDT...THEN 3.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
                    MAINLY DURING THE EVENING HOURS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........55-60.
   8000 FEET........49-54.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........58-68 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........66-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 2010 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2110 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST TO SOUTHEAST 5-15 MPH.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2000 PDT...THEN 2.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
                    PRIMARILY DURING THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........88-93.
   8000 FEET........72-77.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........18-28 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........21-31 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...........NORTHWEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO WEST 3-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-12 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-7 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-281700-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
312 PM PDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....72-80.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH THIS EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 7-15 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-102.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST UP TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5-12 MPH DURING THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SLIGHT CHANCE OF EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS...
                    OTHERWISE PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....70-77.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-7 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 7-15 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2000 PDT...THEN 1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-105.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 15-25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-12 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-15 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-12 MPH.


$$
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