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
444 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE DISTRICT TODAY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN SIERRA. A CHANCE OF
AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL LINGER OVER THE
HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE SIERRA THROUGH THE WEEKEND. TEMPERATURES
WILL REMAIN WELL BELOW NORMAL TODAY...THEN A WARMING AND DRYING
TREND WILL OCCUR OVER THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND. BREEZY TO GUSTY WINDS
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AND BELOW MOUNTAIN PASSES...ESPECIALLY IN
EASTERN KERN COUNTY.

CAZ289>292-230145-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
444 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-230145-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
444 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST 3 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-17 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO WEST 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 5-11
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-12 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-9 MPH.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH.

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


$$

CAZ295-230145-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
444 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........56-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 8-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-17 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 5-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 7-13
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-18 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-230145-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
444 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS WITH SHOWERS
                    LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 8500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........52-57.
   8000 FEET........40-45.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........58-68 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 8000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........78-88 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 9500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   8000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........49-59 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP
4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 7-17 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-11 MPH.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-9 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 4-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-230145-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
444 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 5-15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-18 MPH. GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH.


$$

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