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
202 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER TROUGH WILL REMAIN ALONG THE WEST COAST
FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS KEEPING COOLER THAN NORMAL TEMPERATURES
WITH AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS ALONG WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY OVER THE SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA.
HOWEVER...EXPECT SHOWERS TO BE MORE PREVALENT AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGHOUT MUCH OF THE REGION ON TUESDAY DUE TO A
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM CENTERED OVER CENTRAL CALIFORNIA. THE TROUGH
WILL MOVE EAST OF THE REGION ON THURSDAY WITH A DRIER NORTHWEST
FLOW BECOMING ESTABLISHED LATER IN THE WEEK.

CAZ289>292-242300-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
202 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-83 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 5-10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 8-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 5-10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 4-6 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
4-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
3-7 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN
1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-242300-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
202 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO EAST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO WEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 5-7 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
5-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 4-6 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
6-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN
3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-242300-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
202 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........78-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........54-59.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........81-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 4-8 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 6-12 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........53-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-7 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 4-6 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
9-13 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 4-6 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
5-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN
1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-242300-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
202 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 8500 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........88-98 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........81-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........54-59.
   8000 FEET........41-46.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........49-59 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........49-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-14 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL
                    8500 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   8000 FEET........26-31.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........90-100 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........86-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO NORTH 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL
                    8500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........55-60.
   8000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........51-61 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........57-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 5-7 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 8-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES
LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-242300-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
202 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-7 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 5-7 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
6-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 4-6 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP
1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.


$$

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