Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
420 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...MID LEVEL DRY AIR IS EXPECTED TO LINGER THROUGH THE
DAY TODAY...PERHAPS DESCENDING TO AS LOW AS 3000 FEET BY LATE
AFTERNOON. THIS WILL LIKELY IMPACT THE RIDGES AND MID SLOPES OF
MANY AREA FIRES...WITH HIGHER HUMIDITY VALUES IN THE VALLEYS AND
LOW ELEVATIONS. MOIST CONDITIONS WILL RETURN BRIEFLY TONIGHT AS
ANOTHER WEAKENING FRONT IMPACTS THE NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
COAST...POTENTIALLY BRINGING VERY LIGHT RAIN TO DEL NORTE AND
NORTHERN HUMBOLDT COUNTIES THROUGH WEDNESDAY. TEMPERATURES ARE
EXPECTED TO DROP WELL BELOW NORMAL WEDNESDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY...WITH WARMING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED SUNDAY AND BEYOND.

CAZ201-020130-
NORTH COAST STRIP...FROM OREGON BORDER TO ROCKPORT CONSISTING OF
COASTAL SECTIONS OF DEL NORTE...HUMBOLDT...AND A SMALL PORTION OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF CA NPS AND REDWOOD PARKS.-
420 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...72-82.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-40 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...68-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY...32-42 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-020130-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
420 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...46-56 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-77.
* MIN HUMIDITY...44-54 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-020130-
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
420 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-83.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-56.
* MAX HUMIDITY...74-89 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-77.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-36 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-020130-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
420 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...75-85.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-56.
* MAX HUMIDITY...76-91 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-80.
* MIN HUMIDITY...23-31 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-020130-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
420 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...76-86.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-37 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-56.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-96 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...72-82.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-37 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-020130-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
420 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...75-85.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-54.
* MAX HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-80.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-020130-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
420 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...76-86.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-27 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-56.
* MAX HUMIDITY...72-87 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-81.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 6 THROUGH THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 10, 2015...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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