Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
349 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.DISCUSSION...Dry weather will continue as high pressure holds its regime
over the west coast. Look for mild afternoons and cool mornings with
interior valleys being the coldest locations. The next chance for rain
will be this weekend, but it may not make out south out of Oregon.

CAZ201-130230-
North Coast-
349 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...55-65.
* Min Humidity...15-25 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         north 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...35-45.
* Max Humidity...69-84 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...56-64.
* Min Humidity...20-30 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.


$$

CAZ202-130230-
Coastal Mendocino-
349 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...56-65.
* Min Humidity...22-32 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...36-46.
* Max Humidity...70-85 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...57-65.
* Min Humidity...31-41 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ203-204-130230-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
349 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...53-63.
* Min Humidity...6-14 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming northeast 5
                         to 6 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...35-45.
* Max Humidity...48-58 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......East winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...54-64.
* Min Humidity...10-18 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......East winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-130230-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
349 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...55-65.
* Min Humidity...10-18 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...33-43.
* Max Humidity...62-77 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...56-66.
* Min Humidity...13-23 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming upslope/upvalley 2 to 4
                         mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ276-130230-
Interior Mendocino-
349 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...57-67.
* Min Humidity...9-17 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...33-43.
* Max Humidity...69-84 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 9 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...58-67.
* Min Humidity...14-24 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ283-130230-
Trinity-
349 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...54-64.
* Min Humidity...6-14 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 8000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...31-41.
* Max Humidity...56-71 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 8000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...57-65.
* Min Humidity...11-19 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 8000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming upslope/upvalley 2 to 4
                         mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 mph.


$$

CAZ277-130230-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
349 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...57-67.
* Min Humidity...6-14 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...32-42.
* Max Humidity...62-77 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* MaX Temperature...60-68.
* Min Humidity...10-18 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 46. Highs 58 to 66. North
winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 41 to 49. Highs 54 to 62. North
winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows
39 to 47. Highs 55 to 63. North winds 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain. Lows 40 to
48. Highs 55 to 63.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 48. Highs 56 to 64.

...Northwest California Interior...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 59 to 68.
Northeast winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 45. Highs 51 to 63. North
winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34 to 42. Highs 49 to 62. North
winds 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34 to 42. Highs 52 to 62.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 43. Highs 53 to 63.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY DECEMBER 17 THROUGH THURSDAY DECEMBER 21, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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