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
126 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...An upper level ridge of high pressure centered over
Baja California will bring dry weather, light, terrain driven winds
and well above normal afternoon temperatures to the district through
Saturday with little diurnal change in humidities. Patchy dense fog
will occur in the San Joaquin Valley during the late night and
morning hours through the period. A storm system will bring much
cooler temperatures and locally gusty winds to the district from
Sunday afternoon through Monday along with some precipitation over
mainly the foothills and higher elevations of the Sierra.

CAZ289>292-241630-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
126 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy dense fog toward daybreak.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-52.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable 3 mph or less.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Patchy dense fog until mid morning. Otherwise,
                    mostly sunny and hazy.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-74.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable 2-5 mph becoming northwest up to 10 mph
                    during the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog forming toward daybreak.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-51.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-8 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the southeast up to 4 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny and hazy. Patchy fog in the morning.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-81.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-43 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-11 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable 2-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Temperatures down 3-9
degrees. Minimum RH up 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 3-9 mph.

.MONDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Temperatures down 3-9 degrees.
Minimum RH down 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 5-10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Haze and patchy fog. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees.
Minimum RH down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 8 mph.


$$

CAZ293-241630-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
126 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 8-18 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-5 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the morning becoming westerly
                    4-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......4500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-83 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less.
   RIDGES...........North up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-5 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to the
                    southeast 4-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Cooler. Temperatures down 7-13
degrees. Minimum RH up 4-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-9 mph.

.MONDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Temperatures down 4-10 degrees.
Minimum RH up 7-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-7 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-16
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-241630-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
126 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-78 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-3 mph.
   RIDGES...........Variable 2-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 12-24 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-5 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to the
                    northwest 4-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-83 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-3 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-83.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-20 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-5 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph in the morning becoming westerly
                    4-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH up 6-12
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph.

.MONDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Cooler. Temperatures down 7-13
degrees. Minimum RH up 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-9 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 7-13
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ296-241630-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
126 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........43-48.
   8000 FEET........34-39.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........70-80 percent.
   8000 FEET........70-80 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope/downvalley 3 mph or less.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 8-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........61-66.
   8000 FEET........52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........25-35 percent.
   8000 FEET........18-28 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 8-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........46-51.
   8000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........67-77 percent.
   8000 FEET........68-78 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 8-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........67-72.
   8000 FEET........56-61.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........27-37 percent.
   8000 FEET........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 10-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 10 mph in the morning increasing
                    to southwest around 20 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Temperatures down 6-12 degrees.
Minimum RH up 7-17 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 23-35 mph.

.MONDAY...
Cloudy. Rain and snow. Temperatures down 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH
up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 10 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 19-31 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 5-11 degrees. Minimum RH down 9-19
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-14 mph.


$$

CAZ297-241630-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
126 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........64-74 percent.
   8000 FEET........62-72 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope/downvalley 3 mph or less.
   RIDGES...........West 10-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........67-72.
   8000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........29-39 percent.
   8000 FEET........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Southwest to west 8-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......8100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........68-78 percent.
   8000 FEET........65-75 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope/downvalley 3 mph or less.
   RIDGES...........Westerly 8-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........71-76.
   8000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........23-33 percent.
   8000 FEET........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 8-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH up 4-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 18-30 mph.

.MONDAY...
Cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers. Temperatures down 6-12
degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 13-25 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 24-36 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-12
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 6-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 5-14 mph.


$$

CAZ295-241630-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
126 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........51-61 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope/downcanyon 2-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 10-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........66-71.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
                    3-6 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Westerly 10-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........52-62 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope/downcanyon 2-4 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 7-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........15-21 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-13 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upcanyon
                    3-6 mph by 1000 PST.
   RIDGES...........Northeast to southeast 4-8 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest to west 5-12 mph during the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-8
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 12 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 7-14 mph.

.MONDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Cooler. Temperatures down 7-17
degrees. Minimum RH up 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 17-29 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 7-17
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 6-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 8-18 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-241630-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
126 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-53.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-54 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 8-18 mph this evening becoming
                    variable 2-5 mph by midnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-82.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable 2-5 mph becoming west 8-18 mph
                    during the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-53.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........46-56 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 8-18 mph in the early evening becoming
                    variable 2-5 mph by midnight.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-23 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast to southeast 4-8 mph in the morning
                    becoming southwest to west 5-15 mph during the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the south in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 6-13 mph.

.MONDAY...
Partly cloudy. Cooler. Temperatures down 7-13 degrees. Minimum RH
up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 9-21 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 4-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-10 mph.


$$
DURFEE

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