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
238 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...An exiting storm system will bring gusty winds
through this evening and much cooler temperatures until
Saturday. High pressure will begin to build by Sunday for a
warming and drying trend into the middle of next week.


CAZ289>292-211445-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
238 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-83 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 7-11 mph in the evening
                    decreasing to 3-7 mph overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North to northwest 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......3900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 5-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 4-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ293-211445-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
238 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-88 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope overnight.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the northeast overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-7 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-7 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 7-12 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-7 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 4-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-211445-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
238 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-7 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-43 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning becoming
                    upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-7 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-5 mph in the evening shifting to
                    the east overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......2800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 7-12 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-7 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-211445-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
238 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........34-39.
   8000 FEET........24-29.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........79-89 percent.
   8000 FEET........83-93 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 8-14 mph in the evening
                    decreasing to 5-8 mph overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Up 9-14 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........35-45 percent.
   8000 FEET........33-43 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 percent.
   8000 FEET........79-89 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........66-71.
   8000 FEET........61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-12 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........31-41 percent.
   8000 FEET........22-32 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 5-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 5-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-8 mph.


$$

CAZ297-211445-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
238 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........26-31.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........76-86 percent.
   8000 FEET........67-77 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 8-13 mph in the evening
                    decreasing to 4-8 mph overnight.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 9-14 mph in the evening
                    decreasing to 5-9 mph overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   8000 FEET........52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........26-36 percent.
   8000 FEET........28-38 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-10 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 4-9 mph in the morning becoming
                    west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........32-37.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 percent.
   8000 FEET........64-74 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   8000 FEET........59-64.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........23-33 percent.
   8000 FEET........21-31 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the morning then
                    easterly by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast to east 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......7200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 5-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-10 percent.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 5-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 6-11 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 5-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-8 mph.


$$

CAZ295-211445-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
238 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........66-76 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 13-18 mph with local gusts to 35
                    mph in the evening decreasing to 5-10 mph
                    overnight.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 15-20 mph with local gusts to 40
                    mph in the evening decreasing to 6-12 mph
                    overnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 15-20 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 5-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........54-64 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 15-20 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........68-73.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......7200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 7-12 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-10 percent.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 6-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 8-13 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 6-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 8-13 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 5-10 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-211445-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
238 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy blowing dust in the
                    evening.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-12 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........59-69 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-15 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 13-19 mph. Local gusts to 35 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 18-23 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-9 mph in the morning
                    shifting to the northeast by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-7 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-54 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 14-19 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-12 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northeast by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 7-12 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 5-10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 5-10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 5-10 mph.


$$

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