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
405 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS NW CAL THIS MORNING. THIS WILL BRING
WIDESPREAD WETTING RAINS AND GUSTY RIDGE TOP WINDS. PEAK
WINDS WILL BE ALONG COASTALLY INFLUENCED RIDGES. AN ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE FOR COASTAL LOCATIONS GENERALLY NORTH
OF FORT BRAGG WITH A POST FRONTAL TROUGH MOVING OVER THE AREA
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. BRIEF DRYING WILL OCCUR ON TUESDAY
FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHING THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY.
RH VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN GOOD THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK.


CAZ201-210130-
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.-
405 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-76 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...100 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-68.
* MIN HUMIDITY...49-64 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-210130-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
405 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-68.
* MIN HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE WEST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
  OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...47-55.
* MAX HUMIDITY...87-97 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
* LAL....2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-68.
* MIN HUMIDITY...58-73 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-210130-
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.-
405 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...63-78 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...100 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-48.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...50 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...46-61 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-210130-
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.-
405 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...59-74 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...100 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-48.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY...44-54 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-210130-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
405 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...60-75 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...42-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY...87-98 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...47-57 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-210130-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
405 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MIN HUMIDITY...59-74 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...90 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-41.
* MAX HUMIDITY...87-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-50 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-210130-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
405 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...56-71 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY...84-98 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...42-52 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY OCTOBER 25 THROUGH WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 29, 2014...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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