Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Central California
National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley - Hanford CA
249 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...A warming trend and drying trend will be present
across the region through the first part of the weekend.
A subtle cooling trend Sunday into the first part of next week.
Thunderstorms will be possible over the Sierra Nevada each
afternoon and evening into the middle of next week.



CAZ289>292-181500-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
249 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 4-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-100.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......10700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 4-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-100.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......12000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 4-6 mph.

.MONDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-5 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-5 mph.


$$

CAZ293-181500-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
249 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-6 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 3-5 mph .
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-7 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the east 3-5 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-97.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......6900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope .
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the east.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly Cloudy.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-98.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 4-7 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-6 mph.

.MONDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-6 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-181500-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
249 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-68 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early evening then
                    easterly.
   RIDGES...........North 4-6 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the east.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-98.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 2-4 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........South 2-4 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to west 5-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......10500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-67 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early evening then
                    easterly.
   RIDGES...........North 6-8 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the east 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly Cloudy.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-98.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 4 mph in the early morning shifting to the
                    west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......10500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-6 mph.

.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-6 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 4-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-181500-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
249 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 percent.
   8000 FEET........77-87 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-8 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the east 7-9 mph .
LAL.................2...becoming 1 after 2200 PDT.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly Cloudy. Chance of
                    showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........81-86.
   8000 FEET........70-75.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........27-37 percent.
   8000 FEET........29-39 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 7-9 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 6-8 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 9-11 mph in the early morning
                    becoming east by afternoon.
LAL.................1...then 2 after 1300 PDT.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the north in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly clear.
                    Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
                    the evening.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 percent.
   8000 FEET........77-87 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4-6 mph in the early evening increasing
                    to 6-8 mph .
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-6 mph in the early evening increasing
                    to 7-9 mph .
LAL.................2...then 1 after 2200 PDT.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly Cloudy. Chance of
                    showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........80-85.
   8000 FEET........68-73.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........29-39 percent.
   8000 FEET........33-43 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-8 mph in the early morning
                    becoming upslope/upvalley 4-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 7-10 mph in the early morning becoming
                    south 4-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1...then 2 after 1300 PDT.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......14100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 7-11 mph.

.MONDAY...
Partly Cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 5-7 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Partly Cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4-8 mph.


$$

CAZ297-181500-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
249 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly Cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   8000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 percent.
   8000 FEET........67-77 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 7 mph in the early evening then
                    easterly 6 mph .
   RIDGES...........Northeast 8 mph.
LAL.................2...then 1 after 2200 PDT.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly Cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........83-88.
   8000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........24-34 percent.
   8000 FEET........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 7-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 8-12 mph.
LAL.................1...then 2 after 1300 PDT.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly Cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   8000 FEET........44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........70-80 percent.
   8000 FEET........66-76 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 6-8 mph.
LAL.................2...then 1 after 2200 PDT.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly Cloudy. Chance of showers and slight
                    chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........82-87.
   8000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........24-34 percent.
   8000 FEET........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph in the early morning then
                    easterly by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southeast by afternoon.
LAL.................1...then 2 after 1300 PDT.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Partly Cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 6-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 7-11 mph.

.MONDAY...
Partly Cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 5-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Partly Cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 6-9 mph.


$$

CAZ295-181500-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
249 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........50-60 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 7-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........16-26 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4-6 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to easterly 6-8 by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-7 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to east 7-11 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......14900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........49-59 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 6-8 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 4-6 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-6 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 4-6 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southeast 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......14800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southeast in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 7-11 mph.

.MONDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 5-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 5-9 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-181500-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
249 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........45-55 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 8-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 6-8 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the east by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......15200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the east in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-54 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 4-9 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the west 8-13 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-98.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 5-8 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southeast 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......14600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southeast in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 5-10 mph.

.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 6-11 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 5-10 mph.


$$


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