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
421 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...UPPER LEVEL RIDGING WILL BEGIN TO DEVELOP OVER
THE WEST COAST TODAY AND THEN PERSIST INTO THIS COMING WEEKEND.
THE DEVELOPING RIDGE WILL RESULT IN DRY CONDITIONS AND A GRADUAL
WARMING TREND THROUGH THE WEEK.


CAZ201-040215-
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.-
421 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-45 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-43.
* MAX HUMIDITY...74-89 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...31-41 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ202-040215-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
421 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...45-55 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...33-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...44-54 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ203-204-040215-
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.-
421 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...49-59.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-27 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........4500 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY...54-69 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY...21-29 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ211-212-040215-
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.-
421 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-34 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........5300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTH 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY...68-83 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5
                         TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         EAST 6 TO 9 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...23-31 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ276-040215-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
421 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...38-48 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE WEST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-95 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...32-42 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.


$$

CAZ283-040215-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
421 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...48-58.
* MIN HUMIDITY...15-23 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........4800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...28-36.
* MAX HUMIDITY...59-74 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........6200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........6800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-040215-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
421 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...50-60.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-37 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY...69-84 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........6600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...21-29 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY MARCH 8 THROUGH THURSDAY MARCH 12, 2015...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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