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
303 PM PDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...THE SIERRA REMAINS THE DIVIDING LINE WITH DRIER AIR
TOWARDS THE COAST AND MONSOON MOISTURE IN THE HIGH DESERT. THIS
WILL PROVIDE A FAVORABLE ENVIRONMENT FOR THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT
ALONG THE HIGH SIERRA EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SOME
THUNDERSTORMS WILL PROVIDE LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN...WITH GUSTY AND
ERRATIC WINDS. THE THUNDERSTORM THREAT WILL BE DIMINISHING MONDAY
AND ISOLATED TO THE SIERRA CREST DUE TO A DRY SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW
ALOFT BECOMING ESTABLISHED. HUMIDITIES WILL TREND LOWER AFTER
SUNDAY WHILE TEMPERATURES AVERAGE CLOSE TO NORMAL FOR MUCH OF NEXT
WEEK.


CAZ289>292-021515-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
303 PM PDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-98.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
INCREASING TO 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-9MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-12 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-021515-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
303 PM PDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
TO THE EAST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-021515-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
303 PM PDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 7-12 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 10-15 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
NORTHWEST 5- TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........82-87.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1-7 MPH....BECOMING
WEST 10-15 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTH 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST 12-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-12 MPH IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 15 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........83-88.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 10-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-17 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-16 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9-21 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-021515-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
303 PM PDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF SMOKE AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........75-85 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........81-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST 8 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   8000 FEET........68-73.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........21-31 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST 10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF
                    SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........55-60.
   8000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   8000 FEET........68-73.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........18-28 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST 10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-13 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-13 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-021515-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
303 PM PDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
7-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8-15 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 9-21 MPH.


$$


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