Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
240 PM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...A STORM SYSTEM OFF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST COAST WILL
BRING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE DISTRICT THROUGH
THIS EVENING WITH SNOW ABOVE 3,000 FEET. RESIDUAL SNOW SHOWERS ARE
POSSIBLE OVER THE MOUNTAINS LATER TONIGHT AND TUESDAY AS THE STORM
EXITS INTO THE GREAT BASIN. DRY WEATHER, WARMER TEMPERATURES AND
LOWER HUMIDITIES CAN BE EXPECTED LATER THIS WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS IN FROM THE PACIFIC.


CAZ289>292-241545-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
240 PM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-40.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST TO NORTHEAST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2000 PST, THEN 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    OTHERWISE, CLOUDY TO PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 2-6 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 3 MPH OR LESS.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........MARGINAL.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP
1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 6 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
CLEAR. AREAS OF DENSE FOG. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH
UP 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 6 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-241545-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
240 PM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED EARLY EVENING
                    THUNDERSTORMS. OTHERWISE MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW
                    LEVEL 2500 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2000 PST, THEN 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 2500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-49.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 8-18 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PST.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST TO NORTH 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PST.
   RIDGES...........NORTH TO NORTHEAST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........MARGINAL.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-8 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-14 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-241545-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
240 PM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY
                    THIS EVENING. SNOW LEVEL 3500 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE....
   5000 FEET........24-29.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........NEAR 100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 5-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 12-22 MPH THIS EVENING DIMINISHING TO
                    5-12 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2000 PST, THEN 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 3000 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........34-39.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-15 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE....
   5000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-12 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 4-7 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........39-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH BECOMNG UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-6 MPH
                    BY 1100 PST.
   RIDGES...........EASTERLY 3-7 MPH BECOMING WEST UP TO 10 MPH DURING
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 4-10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 6-15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 9-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 21-33 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-241545-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
240 PM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY
                    THIS EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE....
   5000 FEET........19-24.
   8000 FEET........7-12.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........NEAR 100 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........NEAR 100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2000 PST, THEN 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........34-39.
   8000 FEET........22-27.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........66-76 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........56-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 11-23 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PST.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE....
   5000 FEET........18-23.
   8000 FEET........6-11.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........86-96 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   8000 FEET........26-31.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........58-68 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........46-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PST.
   RIDGES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-12 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 4-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 6-15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-16
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 9-19 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 10-21 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-241545-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
240 PM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS
                    EVENING.  OTHERWISE PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-17 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 12-22 MPH THIS EVENING DIMINISHING TO
                    5-12 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2000 PST, THEN 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 10-20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST 4-7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 4-7 MPH BECOMING WEST 5-12 MPH DURING
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-7 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 9-19 MPH.


$$
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