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
416 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

...VERY DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT OVER INTERIOR RIDGES...
...GUSTY N TO NE WINDS ACROSS NORTHERN RIDGES TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...A BUILDING UPPER RIDGE WILL CONTINUE TO BRING A
WARMING AND DRYING TREND TO THE REGION TODAY. OFFSHORE FLOW WILL BE
GUSTY ALONG THE RIDGES OF DEL NORTE AND HUMBOLDT COUNTIES TODAY WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO. A COOLING TREND WILL BEGIN
BY MIDWEEK AS A TROUGH DIGS TOWARD THE AREA FROM THE NW.

CAZ201-020215-
NORTH COAST STRIP...FROM OREGON BORDER TO ROCKPORT CONSISTING OF
COASTAL SECTIONS OF DEL NORTE...HUMBOLDT...AND A SMALL PORTION OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF CA NPS AND REDWOOD PARKS.-
416 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-73 AT THE COAST...82-92 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...55-70 PERCENT AT THE COAST...21-29 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         18 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT AT THE COAST...85-95 PERCENT
  INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         21 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-71 AT THE COAST...80-90 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-76 PERCENT AT THE COAST...25-33 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 14
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                         15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

$$

CAZ202-020215-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
416 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-74 AT THE COAST...84-92 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-71 PERCENT AT THE COAST...30 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-71 AT THE COAST...80-88 INLAND.
* MIN HUMIDITY...70-80 PERCENT AT THE COAST...36 PERCENT INLAND.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 3 MPH...BECOMING WEST 6
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

$$

CAZ203-204-020215-
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
416 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY WITH AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...88-98 VALLEYS...74-84 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...15-23 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 17 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59 VALLEYS...56-64 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...70-85 PERCENT VALLEYS...38-48 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 16 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY WITH AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...87-97 VALLEYS...73-83 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT VALLEYS...21-28 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 13
                         MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 14
                         MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

$$

CAZ211-212-020215-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
416 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY WITH AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...92-100 VALLEYS...79-89 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-63.
* MAX HUMIDITY...78-88 PERCENT VALLEYS...53-63 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
                         TO 13 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5
                         MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...89-97 VALLEYS...78-88 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...23-28 PERCENT VALLEYS...16-24 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 3 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 MPH
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

$$

CAZ276-020215-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
416 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...88-98.
* MIN HUMIDITY...15-23 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59 VALLEYS...62-70 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...78-93 PERCENT VALLEYS...49 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY
                         3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...84-94.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-27 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 3 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

$$

CAZ283-020215-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
416 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY WITH AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...92-100 VALLEYS...87-95 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...10-15 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR WITH AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-59 VALLEYS...57-65 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MAX HUMIDITY...53-63 PERCENT VALLEYS...37-47 PERCENT HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTH 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY WITH AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...94-102 VALLEYS...88-96 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 3 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5 MPH
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

$$

CAZ277-020215-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
416 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...95-103 VALLEYS...85-95 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...5 PERCENT VALLEYS...13-16 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...57-66.
* MAX HUMIDITY...50-60 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...93-101 VALLEYS...81-91 HIGHER TERRAIN.
* MIN HUMIDITY...7 PERCENT VALLEYS...18-23 PERCENT HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. LOWS 51 TO
59. HIGHS 64 TO 77. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 63 TO 75. NORTH
WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 63 TO 74. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 5 MPH.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 60. HIGHS 83 TO
96 VALLEYS...77 TO 90 HIGHER TERRAIN. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 60. HIGHS 83 TO 95 VALLEYS...
76 TO 89 HIGHER TERRAIN. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 59. HIGHS 83 TO 96 VALLEYS...
76 TO 89 HIGHER TERRAIN. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 5 MPH.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 6 THROUGH WEDNESDAY
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014...FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND
BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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