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
440 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...AN APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING A
CHANCE FOR RAIN SHOWERS TO NORTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA WEDNESDAY INTO
THURSDAY. SHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF THURSDAY NIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS RAPIDLY BEHIND THE TROUGH. WARM AND DRY WEATHER WILL RETURN
OVER THE WEEKEND IN ADDITION TO OFFSHORE FLOW.



CAZ201-170145-
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.-
440 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING
  MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-80.
* MIN HUMIDITY...29-39 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 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-86 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...68-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY...34-44 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-170145-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
440 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...68-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY...38-48 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-96 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY...42-52 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-170145-
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.-
440 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...77-87.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-27 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-83.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-170145-
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.-
440 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...77-87.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-22 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5
                         TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...72-82.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-170145-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
440 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...77-87.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...69-84 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-83.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-170145-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
440 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...78-88.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...50-60 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-83.
* MIN HUMIDITY...16-24 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-170145-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
440 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...79-89.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-22 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY...54-69 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5
                         TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-83.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-26 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 21 THROUGH THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 25, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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