Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Central California
National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley - Hanford CA
608 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...A chance of thunderstorms will continue over the
mountains this afternoon. A trough off the California coast will
provide a moderate easterly flow aloft bringing a few of the
showers or thunderstorms into the foothills during the early
evening. Monsoon flow will bring additional moisture into the
district later tonight and Monday resulting in an increased
threat of thunderstorms over all the mountain and desert areas
through mid week.



CAZ289>292-210145-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
608 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......10300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-10 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-9 mph.


$$

CAZ293-210145-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
608 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning becoming partly cloudy
                    in the afternoon. Areas of smoke in the morning
                    around the Yosemite area.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southwest 3-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......7600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly clear.
                    Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
                    the evening. Areas of smoke after midnight
                    around the Yosemite area.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-72 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the east 3-5 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Light in the early morning becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to southwest 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-210145-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
608 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......10800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........59-69 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the southeast 3-5 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-92.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Light in the early morning becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3 mph in the early morning increasing to
                    southwest 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-6 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-210145-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
608 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny then becoming mostly cloudy. Areas of
                    smoke in the morning. Chance of showers and
                    slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........78-83.
   8000 FEET........67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........34-44 percent.
   8000 FEET........36-46 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-8 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the south by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the south in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy Chance of showers and a slight chance
                    of thunderstorms in the evening, decreasing to a slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
                    Areas of smoke after midnight.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........56-61.
   8000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........74-84 percent.
   8000 FEET........79-89 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-8 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the east 4-8 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........72-77.
   8000 FEET........62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........41-51 percent.
   8000 FEET........50-60 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-13 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the south 4-10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................3.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Temperatures
little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 3-7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Temperatures
little change. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 11 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-9 mph.


$$

CAZ297-210145-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
608 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of showers
                    and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........81-86.
   8000 FEET........67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........27-37 percent.
   8000 FEET........33-43 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 4-9 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the south 4-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of shower in the evening
                    decreasing to a slight chance after midnight.
                    A slight chance of thunderstorms.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........50-55.
   8000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........72-82 percent.
   8000 FEET........71-81 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-9 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........76-81.
   8000 FEET........62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........35-45 percent.
   8000 FEET........45-55 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to easterly 3-9 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-6 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to 3-10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................3.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Temperatures
little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upcanyon 3-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4-13 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-12 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-9 mph.


$$

CAZ295-210145-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
608 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........82-87.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the south 3-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......14300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the south in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........58-68 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-9 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the morning. Chance of showers
                    and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........78-83.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to easterly 3-10 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to southeast by afternoon.
LAL.................3.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......14500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Northeast to east 4-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down
1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-10 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-11 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-210145-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
608 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 3-7 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to 6-14 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......14900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southeast in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-57 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 4-14 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 3-8 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southeast 8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................3.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......15300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 10 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southeast in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 3-9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-10 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-10 mph.


$$


JEB

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