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
300 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...A weak system will draw some subtropical moisture
into Central California, bringing increased clouds to the
district along with isolated showers or thunderstorms over the
mountains, foothills and the San Joaquin Valley tonight. A cold
front will push through the area Thursday night and Friday,
bringing much cooler temperatures, a chance of light precipitation
and increased winds to the district on Friday. This will be
followed by mostly clear skies with a warming and drying trend
for the weekend.


CAZ289>292-181615-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
300 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
                    the evening.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........59-69 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-8 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 2-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the northwest 3-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-72 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 2-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......8900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 3-7 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Not as warm. Temperatures down 6-16 degrees. Minimum
RH up 5-11 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-12 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-12 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-9 mph.


$$

CAZ293-181615-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
300 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-71 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 10-22 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-7 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the east 3-6 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......6400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-5 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the east 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-33 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southwest 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Cooler. Temperatures down 7-17
degrees. Minimum RH up 6-16 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-9 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ294-181615-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
300 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
                    the evening.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-68 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-7 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph in the early morning increasing to
                    west 3-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Cooler. Temperatures down 6-16 degrees. Minimum RH
up 6-16 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-9 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-6 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ296-181615-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
300 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........44-49.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........63-73 percent.
   8000 FEET........75-85 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 25-41 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-9 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the south 3-6 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   8000 FEET........59-64.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........23-33 percent.
   8000 FEET........29-39 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 8-18 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......8300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........42-47.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........69-79 percent.
   8000 FEET........74-84 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the south.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........61-66.
   8000 FEET........52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........28-38 percent.
   8000 FEET........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 4-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 4-14 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Temperatures down 7-13 degrees. Minimum RH
up 6-12 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Westerly 5-11 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 8-20 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-10 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ297-181615-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
300 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms
                    in the evening. Slight chance of showers.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 percent.
   8000 FEET........69-79 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 24-40 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-11 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-12 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........70-75.
   8000 FEET........58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........21-31 percent.
   8000 FEET........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 8-18 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 2-5 mph in the early morning increasing to
                    west 3-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......8800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 percent.
   8000 FEET........66-76 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........West to northwest 3-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........65-70.
   8000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........21-31 percent.
   8000 FEET........22-32 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......9000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 5-11 degrees. Minimum RH up 4-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Westerly 6-16 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 8-19 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Northeast to east 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 4-12 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ295-181615-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
300 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........51-61 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 13-29 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 4-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-14 mph.
LAL.................2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........71-76.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........14-23 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........West to northwest 3-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......9800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........52-62 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........16-26 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 6-16 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-14 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to west 6-18 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 10 mph in the morning increasing to
                    northwest around 20 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Cooler. Temperatures down 8-18 degrees. Minimum RH
up 18-34 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Westerly 9-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 11-23 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-16
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Westerly 4-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-15 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 5-11 degrees. Minimum RH down 7-17
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-181615-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
300 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-16 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........34-44 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 9-19 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 5-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-22 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-9 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest 3-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......10000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........42-52 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-10 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to 6-18 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 10 mph in the morning increasing to
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Not as warm. Temperatures down 6-16 degrees. Minimum
RH up 11-23 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 9-21 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-16
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 6-18 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-11
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-6 mph.


$$


JEB

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