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
440 AM PDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
...Low RH and gusty winds for Mendocino and Lake counties on Monday
and Tuesday...

A warming and drying trend is in place for the next
few days. By Monday, temperatures will be well above normal across
the interior. Humidity will also steadily decrease, both during
the afternoons and overnight, particularly at high elevations.
Daily minimum RH will be around 20 percent. Overnight,
northeasterly offshore winds will also increase through Tuesday.
A combination of low RH and gusty NE winds will lead to near critical
fire weather conditions for part of Mendocino and Lake counties on
Monday and Tuesday.


CAZ201-250115-
North Coast-
440 AM PDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...70-80.
* Min Humidity...26-36 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         northwest in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to
                         the north 7 to 12 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...49-57.
* Max Humidity...78-93 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......North winds 5 to 9 mph.
    Ridges...............North winds 6 to 11 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...73-83.
* Min Humidity...27-37 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......North winds 5 to 9 mph.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to
                         the northwest 5 to 10 mph in the
                         afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ202-250115-
Coastal Mendocino-
440 AM PDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...69-79.
* Min Humidity...29-39 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to
                         the northwest 5 to 10 mph in the
                         afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...49-57.
* Max Humidity...79-94 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph in the
                         evening...becoming downslope/downvalley 2
                         to 5 mph.
    Ridges...............North winds 5 to 9 mph...shifting to the
                         northeast 5 mph after midnight.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* Max Temperature...71-81.
* Min Humidity...31-41 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ203-204-250115-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
440 AM PDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...69-79.
* Min Humidity...27-35 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to
                         the north 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...47-55.
* Max Humidity...69-84 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...70-80.
* Min Humidity...29-39 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ211-212-250115-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
440 AM PDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...70-80.
* Min Humidity...21-29 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph...shifting to
                         the north in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...47-55.
* Max Humidity...64-79 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph in the
                         evening...becoming downslope/downvalley 2
                         to 5 mph.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...74-84.
* Min Humidity...21-29 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ276-250115-
Interior Mendocino-
440 AM PDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...75-85.
* Min Humidity...15-23 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to
                         the northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...48-56.
* Max Humidity...64-79 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph in the
                         evening...becoming downslope/downvalley 2
                         to 5 mph.
    Ridges...............Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph...shifting to
                         the northeast 5 mph after midnight.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...80-90.
* Min Humidity...15-23 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ283-250115-
Trinity-
440 AM PDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...67-77.
* Min Humidity...21-29 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         north 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...43-51.
* Max Humidity...58-73 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph in the
                         evening...becoming downslope/downvalley 2
                         to 4 mph.
    Ridges...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...70-80.
* Min Humidity...21-29 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         north 5 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$

CAZ277-250115-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
440 AM PDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...70-80.
* Min Humidity...19-26 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...47-55.
* Max Humidity...48-58 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to
                         the northeast 5 mph after midnight.
    Ridges...............Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to
                         the northeast after midnight.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...75-85.
* Min Humidity...19-26 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds...
    Valleys/Slopes.......Northeast winds 5 mph.
    Ridges...............Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
* LAL....1.
* Chc of Wetting Rain...0 percent.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 58. Highs 70 to 80. North
winds 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 60. Highs 72 to 81.
Northeast winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 61. Highs 71 to 80.
Southeast winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 52 to 60. Highs 68 to 78.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 59. Highs 67 to 77.

...Northwest California Interior...
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 57. Highs 80 to 93. Northeast
winds 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 60. Highs 80 to 93.
Northeast winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 61. Highs 78 to 91. East
winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 60. Highs 75 to 85.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 60. Highs 77 to 87.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...Friday September 29 THROUGH Tuesday October 3, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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