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
350 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.DISCUSSION...A cold storm system will bring a chance for rain
and snow showers beginning this afternoon through early Monday
morning. Snow levels will rapidly fall on Sunday from 3000 feet
in the morning to around 1000 feet late Sunday night as cold air
shifts over the region. Unseasonably cold temperatures will linger
across northwest California through early next week.

CAZ201-180215-
North Coast-
350 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Patchy
  fog in the morning. Rain likely in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...50-60.
* Min Humidity...64-79 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the evening, then
  chance of showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...36-44.
* Max Humidity...94-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 6 to 11 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Showers through the day. Snow showers in the
  afternoon.
* Max Temperature...39-47.
* Min Humidity...71-86 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 9 to 14 mph.


$$

CAZ202-180215-
Coastal Mendocino-
350 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...53-61.
* Min Humidity...56-71 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature...39-47.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...44-52.
* Min Humidity...57-72 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 11 to 16 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 11 to 16 mph.


$$

CAZ203-204-180215-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
350 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight
  chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature...44-54.
* Min Humidity...58-73 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the evening, then
  showers and snow showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...27-37.
* Max Humidity...94-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 7 to 12 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Snow showers and showers.
* Max Temperature...31-41.
* Min Humidity...70-85 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...1800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 8 to 13 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-180215-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
350 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Patchy fog in
  the morning.
* Max Temperature...49-59.
* Min Humidity...47-57 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the evening, then
  chance of showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...32-40.
* Max Humidity...93-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 6 to 11 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Snow showers and showers.
* Max Temperature...34-43.
* Min Humidity...68-83 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 8 to 13 mph.


$$

CAZ276-180215-
Interior Mendocino-
350 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...57-66.
* Min Humidity...39-49 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph...becoming
                         northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight
  chance of showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...36-44.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers through the
  day.
* Max Temperature...41-50.
* Min Humidity...52-67 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph.


$$

CAZ283-180215-
Trinity-
350 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...49-59.
* Min Humidity...45-55 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...6700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the evening, then
  chance of showers and snow showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature...26-35.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 7 to 12 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the morning.
  Chance of snow showers through the day.
* Max Temperature...31-41.
* Min Humidity...48-63 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 9 to 14 mph.


$$

CAZ277-180215-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
350 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...54-64.
* Min Humidity...37-47 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...7000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph...becoming
                         west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 5 mph...becoming west 5 to 9
                         mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature...28-37.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 7 to 12 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers
  through the day.
* Max Temperature...34-44.
* Min Humidity...50-65 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...2700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 9 to 14 mph.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and chance of
snow showers. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 42 to 50. Northwest winds
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 27 to 36. Highs 45 to 53. North
winds 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 28 to 37. Highs 48 to 56. North
winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain. Lows 35 to
43. Highs 49 to 57.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 43. Highs 49 to 57.

...Northwest California Interior...
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and
showers. Lows 18 to 28. Highs 33 to 46. Northwest winds 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 15 to 25. Highs 40 to 53. North
winds 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 18 to 28. Highs 43 to 56.
Northeast winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain and snow.
Lows 27 to 35. Highs 43 to 53.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 41 to 51.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...THURSDAY FEBRUARY 22 THROUGH MONDAY FEBRUARY 26, 2018...
FOR NW CALIF...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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