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
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
153 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...A DRY SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL PREVAIL OVER
THE REGION THROUGH THURSDAY. WHILE A FEW CLOUDS WILL BE
OBSERVED...THE PATTERN WILL REMAIN DRY WITH MINIMAL CONVECTIVE
POTENTIAL. LOWER HUMIDITIES AND MUCH WARMER WEATHER IS LIKELY
TOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS TO THE AREA.
SOUTHEASTERLY FLOW ALOFT IS EXPECTED TO BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SIERRA NEVADA CREST BY EARLY NEXT WEEK.
WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE DIURNAL AND TERRAIN INFLUENCED THROUGH
THE PERIOD.


CAZ289>292-241430-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
153 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 8-14 MPH.
LAL.................

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 8-14 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....98-103.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-11 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-6 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-241430-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
153 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-7 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHEAST 3-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-98.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 4-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-7 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-7 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST 3-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 4-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-241430-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
153 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........87-92.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 10-15 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    DECREASING 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 8-14 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........90-95.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 4-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-9 MPH.
LAL.................

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-13 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-241430-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
153 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........53-58.
   8000 FEET........49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........51-61 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 8-13 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........88-93.
   8000 FEET........75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........13-23 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........10-20 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 7-12 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........54-59.
   8000 FEET........50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........41-51 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........45-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-7 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........91-96.
   8000 FEET........76-81.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........11-21 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO WESTERLY 8-14 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 5-10 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-11 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 5-11 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-241430-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
153 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-14 MPH.
LAL.................

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....100-105.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........8-18 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO SOUTHWEST 8-14 MPH.
LAL.................

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....100-105.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........8-18 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 2-5 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-13 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-13 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-13 MPH.


$$

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