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
352 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM
PDT THURSDAY FOR GUSTY EASTERLY WINDS AND POOR OVERNIGHT RH
RECOVERY IN FIRE WEATHER ZONES 203 AND 204...

.DISCUSSION...SLIGHTLY WARMER THAN NORMAL INTERIOR TEMPERATURES
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY WITH POOR HIGH ELEVATION RH
RECOVERIES ACROSS HIGH ELEVATIONS. GUSTY EASTERLY WINDS ARE
EXPECTED ALONG RIDGETOPS TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING...
PARTICULARLY ACROSS EASTERN DEL NORTE AND NORTHEAST HUMBOLDT
COUNTIES. TEMPERATURES WILL COOL A FEW DEGREES ACROSS INTERIOR
AREAS LATE IN THE WEEK AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH MOVES INTO THE
PACIFIC NORTHWEST WITH IMPROVED RH RECOVERIES EXPECTED.

CAZ201-251330-
NORTH COAST-
352 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

...MODERATE TO POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERIES AND GUSTY EASTERLY
WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS HIGH ELEVATION COASTAL HILLS
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...40-80 PERCENT. LOWEST RECOVERIES AT HIGH
  ELEVATIONS.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 16 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...78-88.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-28 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...64-79 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...74-84.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-251330-
COASTAL MENDOCINO-
352 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

...MODERATE TO POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERIES CAN BE EXPECTED
ACROSS HIGH ELEVATION COASTAL HILLS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-95 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...33-43 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
  DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...47-55.
* MAX HUMIDITY...84-99 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY
  DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...68-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY...38-48 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-251330-
UPPER SMITH-LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH-
352 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM
PDT THURSDAY FOR GUSTY EASTERLY WINDS AND POOR OVERNIGHT RH
RECOVERY ACROSS MID AND UPPER SLOPES...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...56-66.
* MAX HUMIDITY...25-50 PERCENT. LOWEST RECOVERIES ALONG UPPER SLOPES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...86-96.
* MIN HUMIDITY...7-12 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...58-68.
* MAX HUMIDITY...33-43 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...87-97.
* MIN HUMIDITY...10-18 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-251330-
HOOPA-VAN DUZEN/MAD RIVER-
352 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

...POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERIES AND OCCASIONAL GUSTY EASTERLY
WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS HIGH ELEVATIONS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-62.
* MAX HUMIDITY...49-59 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...88-98.
* MIN HUMIDITY...11-19 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MAX HUMIDITY...46-56 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...86-96.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-251330-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO-
352 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

...POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERIES AND OCCASIONAL GUSTY EASTERLY
WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS HIGH ELEVATIONS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...62-77 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTH 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-94.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-26 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...81-91.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-26 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
                         6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-251330-
TRINITY-
352 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

...POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERIES AND OCCASIONAL GUSTY EASTERLY WINDS
CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS HIGH ELEVATIONS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY...41-51 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...86-96.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-17 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...54-63.
* MAX HUMIDITY...37-47 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1
                         TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...86-96.
* MIN HUMIDITY...11-16 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-251330-
W MENDOCINO NF/E MENDOCINO UNIT-
352 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

...POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERIES AND OCCASIONAL GUSTY EASTERLY WINDS
CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS HIGH ELEVATIONS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MAX HUMIDITY...48-58 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-94.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-21 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...56-66.
* MAX HUMIDITY...44-54 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...83-93.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DRIZZLE. PATCHY FOG. LOWS
AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE. LOWS AROUND
50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 85 TO 95.
SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80 TO 90.
SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80 TO 90.
SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80 TO
90.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 85 TO
95.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...TUESDAY AUGUST 30 THROUGH SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 3, 2016...
FOR NW CALIF...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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