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
344 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...A cool and dry air mass will remain over the area
today with high pressure in place across the area. A front will
will bring moderate rain and strong winds Sunday night and
Monday. Wet and unsettled weather will likely continue through the
middle of next week.


CAZ201-190230-
North Coast-
344 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny. Patchy fog in
  the morning.
* Max Temperature...52-60.
* Min Humidity...48-58 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......East winds 5 mph in the morning...becoming
                         upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming variable 2 to 4 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight.
* Min Temperature...35-43.
* Max Humidity...89-99 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         southeast 5 to 6 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning.
* Max Temperature...52-60.
* Min Humidity...51-61 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 10 mph.


$$

CAZ202-190230-
Coastal Mendocino-
344 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny. Patchy fog in
  the morning.
* Max Temperature...53-61.
* Min Humidity...50-60 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         west 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming southwest 5
                         mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...35-43.
* Max Humidity...90-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...52-60.
* Min Humidity...55-70 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 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
                         south 5 to 6 mph in the afternoon.


$$

CAZ203-204-190230-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
344 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the morning.
* Max Temperature...46-56.
* Min Humidity...36-46 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......East winds 5 mph in the morning...becoming
                         upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         southwest in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight.
* Min Temperature...31-39.
* Max Humidity...74-89 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...45-55.
* Min Humidity...36-46 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 7 to 12 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-190230-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
344 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny. Patchy fog and
  freezing fog in the morning.
* Max Temperature...49-59.
* Min Humidity...27-37 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming upslope/upvalley 2 to 4
                         mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming southwest 5
                         mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight.
* Min Temperature...31-39.
* Max Humidity...75-90 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         southeast 5 to 6 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning.
* Max Temperature...49-59.
* Min Humidity...36-46 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......South winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ276-190230-
Interior Mendocino-
344 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny. Patchy fog and
  freezing fog in the morning.
* Max Temperature...53-62.
* Min Humidity...35-45 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...32-40.
* Max Humidity...81-96 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...52-60.
* Min Humidity...41-51 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 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
                         south 5 to 6 mph in the afternoon.


$$

CAZ283-190230-
Trinity-
344 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny. Patchy freezing
  fog in the morning.
* Max Temperature...46-56.
* Min Humidity...21-29 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...7900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...28-36.
* Max Humidity...67-82 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...7900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 5 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...45-55.
* Min Humidity...29-39 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...7600 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         south 5 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ277-190230-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
344 AM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny. Patchy freezing fog in the morning.
* Max Temperature...48-58.
* Min Humidity...20-28 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...30-38.
* Max Humidity...66-81 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming south 5 mph
                         after midnight.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...47-57.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         southwest 5 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.MONDAY...Rain. Lows 45 to 53. Highs 55 to 63. Southeast winds
10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 51 to 59. Highs
59 to 67. Southeast winds 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 50 to 58. Highs
59 to 67. Southeast winds 10 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows 49 to
57. Highs 58 to 66.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows 46 to 54. Highs
56 to 64.

...Northwest California Interior...
.MONDAY...Rain. Lows 39 to 47. Highs 46 to 58. South winds 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Rain likely. Lows 43 to 53. Highs 51 to 63. Southeast
winds 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain likely. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 54 to 67.
Southeast winds 5 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows 43 to
52. Highs 54 to 64.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows 40 to 49. Highs
50 to 60.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...THURSDAY NOVEMBER 23 THROUGH MONDAY NOVEMBER 27, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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