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
242 PM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...A COUPLE OF STORM SYSTEMS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
DISTRICT DURING THE NEXT TWO DAYS AND BRING PRECIPITATION TO MUCH
OF THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA INTERIOR. THE FIRST SYSTEM WILL MOVE
THROUGH THE REGION TONIGHT AND WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A SECOND STORM
SYSTEM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY EVENING. HUMIDITIES WILL
REMAIN MODERATELY HIGH THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. DRY WEATHER AND
LOWER HUMIDITIES CAN BE EXPECTED SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY AS A HIGH
PRESSURE RIDGE OVER THE PACIFIC BUILDS INTO CALIFORNIA.


CAZ289>292-211630-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
242 PM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-53.
24 HR TREND.........LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND.........UP 5-15 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-65.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
                    IN MERCED COUNTY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY FROM FRESNO
                    COUNTY NORTH.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-12 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH
DOWN 2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 12 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY DENSE FOG. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-211630-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
242 PM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-15 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 4-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-17 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT IN MARIPOSA COUNTY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-12
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-12
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-12
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-211630-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
242 PM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
                    PRIMARILY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........34-39.
   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 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY ALONG THE WEST FACING SLOPES WITH A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY SUNNY
                    ELSEWHERE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST 2-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST 8-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........44-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 4-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-15 MPH INCREASING TO 15-25 MPH DURING
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-19 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 9-23 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 8-18
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 7-17
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-211630-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
242 PM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND HIGHER ELEVATION SNOW.
                    SNOW LEVELS STARTING OUT AROUND 8500 FEET
                    AND LOWERING TO 6500 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   8000 FEET........21-26.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........90-100 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-15 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-15 MPH THIS EVENING BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    TO NORTH 5-12 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
                    OTHERWISE MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........50-55.
   8000 FEET........41-46.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........46-56 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........36-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........NORTH TO NORTHEAST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND HIGH ELEVATION SNOW
                    POSSIBLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 8000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   8000 FEET........27-32.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........90-100 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND HIGHER ELEVATION SNOW LIKELY.
                    SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   8000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........48-58 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........37-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 4-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 15-25 MPH INCREASING TO 20-30 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH OVER
                    THE CREST.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 7-17
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 6-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 8-19 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 4-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 8-22 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 9-19 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-211630-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
242 PM PST THU NOV 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-49.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 8-18 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY MORNING CLOUDS OTHERWISE MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH INCREASING TO 15-25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-14 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 7-17
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 3-10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-7 MPH.


$$
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