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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
505 AM PDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...A few hit and miss remain possible today, mainly
this morning into perhaps early afternoon, primarily for locations
north of Mendocino County. Brief ridging will bring a temporary
dry spell area-wide tonight into Sunday morning, before another
storm system brings widespread rainfall, higher elevation
snowfall, and gusty winds to locations along and west of the
coastal range. The on again off again showery pattern will persist
through Thursday morning, before dry weather returns for the remainder of
the week.


CAZ201-260115-
North Coast-
505 AM PDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* MaX Temperature...48-57.
* Min Humidity...65-80 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3600 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 1 to 3 mph...becoming west 5
                         mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming west 5 mph
                         in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature...38-46.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 2 to 4 mph...becoming south 5
                         mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming south 5 mph
                         after midnight.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain.
* MaX Temperature...48-56.
* Min Humidity...65-78 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 11 to 16 mph.


$$

CAZ202-260115-
Coastal Mendocino-
505 AM PDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MaX Temperature...53-61.
* Min Humidity...59-74 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming west 5 to 7
                         mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...39-47.
* Max Humidity...89-99 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph in the
                         evening...becoming light winds 2 to 5 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 8 mph in the
                         evening...becoming light winds 2 to 5 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Rain.
* MaX Temperature...51-59.
* Min Humidity...69-79 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.


$$

CAZ203-204-260115-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
505 AM PDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers
  in the morning, then slight chance of showers and snow showers in
  the afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...56-71 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         southwest 5 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature...31-41.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         southeast 5 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............South winds 5 to 8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Snow in the morning. Rain through the day.
* MaX Temperature...42-52.
* Min Humidity...64-79 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 7 to 12 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-260115-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
505 AM PDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and snow
  showers in the morning.
* MaX Temperature...45-55.
* Min Humidity...58-73 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3600 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 1 to 3 mph...becoming west 5
                         mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming west 5 mph
                         in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature...34-43.
* Max Humidity...90-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 mph...shifting to the south
                         after midnight.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Snow likely in the morning. Rain through the day.
* MaX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...62-77 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 8 to 13 mph.


$$

CAZ276-260115-
Interior Mendocino-
505 AM PDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MaX Temperature...51-60.
* Min Humidity...51-66 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         west 5 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming west 5 mph
                         in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...36-44.
* Max Humidity...90-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 7 mph in the
                         evening...becoming light winds 2 to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 7 mph in the
                         evening...becoming light winds 2 to 4 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Rain likely.
* MaX Temperature...48-56.
* Min Humidity...65-76 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 2 to 5 mph...becoming
                         southeast 6 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.


$$

CAZ283-260115-
Trinity-
505 AM PDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
  morning. Slight chance of snow showers through the day.
* MaX Temperature...42-52.
* Min Humidity...51-61 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3600 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature...30-39.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 5 mph in the
                         evening...becoming light winds 2 to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming south 5 mph
                         after midnight.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Rain and snow.
* MaX Temperature...39-49.
* Min Humidity...60-74 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............South winds 6 to 11 mph.


$$

CAZ277-260115-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
505 AM PDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* MaX Temperature...45-55.
* Min Humidity...51-61 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         west 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Variable 2 to 4 mph...becoming west 5 mph
                         in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...31-41.
* Max Humidity...89-99 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 6 mph in the
                         evening...becoming light winds 2 to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 mph in the evening...becoming
                         light winds 2 to 4 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Cloudy. Rain and snow.
* MaX Temperature...41-51.
* Min Humidity...56-71 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 2 to 5 mph...becoming south 6
                         to 10 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............South winds 7 to 12 mph.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.MONDAY...Rain. Lows 41 to 49. Highs 52 to 60. West winds 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 39 to 47. Highs 55 to 63. North
winds 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows 41 to 49.
Highs 57 to 65. North winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows 41 to 49.
Highs 54 to 62.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 48. Highs 56 to 64.

...Northwest California Interior...
.MONDAY...Rain and snow showers. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 46 to 59.
West winds 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 32 to 40. Highs 54 to 67. North
winds 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows 36 to 44.
Highs 58 to 71. North winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 35 to 43.
Highs 50 to 60.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 32 to 41. Highs 57 to 67.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...THURSDAY MARCH 30 THROUGH MONDAY APRIL 3, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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