Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
200 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...A SERIES OF PACIFIC STORM SYSTEMS WILL IMPACT THE
DISTRICT THROUGH MONDAY. PRECIPITATION AND INCREASED WINDS WILL
ACCOMPANY THESE STORM SYSTEMS. A THREAT OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL
EXIST FOR THE LOWER ELEVATIONS, ALONG WITH THE KERN COUNTY
MOUNTAINS.


CAZ289>292-191630-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
200 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 7-17 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....80 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6 MPH.
LAL.................
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHEAST 3-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 3-12 MPH.
LAL.................
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....80 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE
CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
CLOUDY. RAIN. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 3-9 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH
DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-191630-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
200 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 5-17 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 3-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 5-17 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING SOUTH 3-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........75-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 14-26 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING INCREASING
                    TO 9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHEAST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-9 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES
LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-6 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
CLOUDY. RAIN. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-13 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLOUDY. RAIN WITH SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-13 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-191630-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
200 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN. SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL
                    7000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 11-23 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-17 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 8-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....80 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 5000
                    FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 24-40 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-17 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-18 MPH.
LAL.................
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 5000
                    FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE....
   5000 FEET........30-35.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........93-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-17 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 3-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-17 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS. SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 5000 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-16 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 7-19 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 7-19 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 12-24 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....90 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES
LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-12 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10-22 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 16-28 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-11 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLOUDY. RAIN AND CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9-21 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-191630-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
200 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW AND RAIN. SNOW LEVEL 7000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE....
   5000 FEET........29-34.
   8000 FEET........19-24.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........92-100 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........92-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 9-21 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 18-30 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 12-24 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....100 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
                    SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........26-31.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........74-84 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 23-39 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 7-19 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING WEST 4-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....50 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE....
   5000 FEET........26-31.
   8000 FEET........16-21.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........98 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........91-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-14 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........75-85 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-17 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 8-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....100 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH
DOWN 6-16 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 11-23 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
CLOUDY. SNOW. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 15-27 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLOUDY. SNOW. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9-21 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-191630-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
200 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 8-18 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-17 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....50 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. RAIN IN THE
                    MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 14-30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-13 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WEST 9-17 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING. RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 5-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 9-19 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-17 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....60 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-16 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 11-22 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP
2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE
CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-14 MPH.


$$


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