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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
418 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL HOLD OVER THE AREA TODAY THROUGH
TUESDAY AND PROVIDE DRY WEATHER. SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE
TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING IN ADVANCE OF A FRONT. SOME LIGHT RAIN
MAY START TO FALL TUESDAY NIGHT. MOST OF THE RAIN WILL ARRIVE WEDNESDAY OR
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH. SNOW LEVELS WILL FALL ON
THURSDAY TO AROUND 3500 TO 4000 FEET. WET AND UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

CAZ201-170230-
NORTH COAST-
418 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-59.
* MIN HUMIDITY...39-49 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-43.
* MAX HUMIDITY...88-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5 MPH
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY...52-67 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.


$$

CAZ202-170230-
COASTAL MENDOCINO-
418 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-60.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-72 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-43.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-59.
* MIN HUMIDITY...66-80 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ203-204-170230-
UPPER SMITH-LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH-
418 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-60.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY...88-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
                         7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY...51-66 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.


$$

CAZ211-212-170230-
HOOPA-VAN DUZEN/MAD RIVER-
418 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-95 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...48-56.
* MIN HUMIDITY...47-57 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ276-170230-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO-
418 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...43-53 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY...88-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY...62-75 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5 MPH
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ283-170230-
TRINITY-
418 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-59.
* MIN HUMIDITY...21-31 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY...70-85 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...44-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY...44-54 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-170230-
W MENDOCINO NF/E MENDOCINO UNIT-
418 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-60.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-40 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-86 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-55.
* MIN HUMIDITY...49-59 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTH
WINDS 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS WITH SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS
AROUND 40.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY JANUARY 21 THROUGH WEDNESDAY JANUARY 25, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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