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
435 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...A frontal system will move across the area today bringing
light to moderate rain as well as gusty winds. Cooler air, lower snow
levels and showers will arrive tonight into Monday morning. High pressure
will build Monday afternoon and provide dry weather conditions through
Tuesday. Another weak front will bring more light to moderate rain around
mid week.


CAZ201-270115-
North Coast-
435 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain likely in the morning, then rain in the
  afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...48-56.
* Min Humidity...65-80 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 8 to 13 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 11 to 19 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Showers in the evening, then showers with small
  hail after midnight.
* Min Temperature...37-45.
* Max Humidity...93-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Showers
  with small hail through the day. Slight chance of showers in the
  afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...49-58.
* Min Humidity...65-80 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ202-270115-
Coastal Mendocino-
435 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then rain in
  the afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...51-59.
* Min Humidity...70-80 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 8 to 13 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 8 to 13 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the evening, then
  chance of showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...40-48.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 10 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Slight
  chance of showers.
* MaX Temperature...55-63.
* Min Humidity...54-69 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.


$$

CAZ203-204-270115-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
435 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Snow in the morning. Rain through the day.
* MaX Temperature...42-52.
* Min Humidity...66-81 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 9 to 14 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Showers in the evening. Snow showers through the
  night. Showers with small hail after midnight.
* Min Temperature...32-40.
* Max Humidity...94-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 6 to 11 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Showers with small hail and snow
  showers.
* MaX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...65-80 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to
                         the west 5 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-270115-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
435 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and snow likely in the morning, then rain in
  the afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...62-77 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 8 to 13 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Showers in the evening, then snow showers likely
  and chance of showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...32-42.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 6 to 11 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and chance of showers.
* MaX Temperature...46-56.
* Min Humidity...60-74 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ276-270115-
Interior Mendocino-
435 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then rain in
  the afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...48-56.
* Min Humidity...65-76 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Showers in the evening, then chance
  of showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...36-44.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3600 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to
                         the west after midnight.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph...shifting to
                         the west 5 to 9 mph after midnight.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Slight
  chance of showers.
* MaX Temperature...53-62.
* Min Humidity...47-57 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.


$$

CAZ283-270115-
Trinity-
435 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and snow likely in the morning, then rain and
  snow in the afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...39-49.
* Min Humidity...60-74 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Showers and snow showers in the evening, then snow
  showers likely and chance of showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...29-38.
* Max Humidity...89-99 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 5 to 6 mph...shifting to the
                         west after midnight.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 9 mph...shifting to the
                         west 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers
  through the day. Slight chance of showers and snow showers in the
  afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...46-56 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ277-270115-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
435 AM PDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow in the morning,
  then rain in the afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...41-51.
* Min Humidity...55-70 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Showers and snow showers in the
  evening, then chance of showers and snow showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...30-40.
* Max Humidity...88-99 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 6 to 11 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Slight
  chance of showers and snow showers through the day.
* MaX Temperature...46-56.
* Min Humidity...51-61 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 47. Highs 56 to 64. North
winds 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 42 to 50. Highs
57 to 66. North winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Lows 43 to 51. Highs
55 to 63. Northwest winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 48. Highs 56 to 64.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 48. Highs 58 to 68.

...Northwest California Interior...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 32 to 40. Highs 56 to 69. North
winds 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows 37 to 45.
Highs 58 to 71. Northwest winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 35 to 44.
Highs 51 to 64. West winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33 to 41. Highs 56 to 66.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 44. Highs 63 to 73.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...FRIDAY MARCH 31 THROUGH TUESDAY APRIL 4, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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