Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
309 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE DROPPING INTO CENTRAL
CALIFORNIA WILL PROVIDE FOR A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE SIERRA NEVADA RANGE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. BREEZY TO WINDY AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE
MOUNTAINS AND SLOWLY DIMINISH ON SUNDAY. DRIER CONDITIONS AND
LIGHTER WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON MEMORIAL DAY. WHILE DRYING WILL BE
SEEN OVER THE LOWER ELEVATIONS...SHOWERS AND ISOLATED AFTERNOON
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CONFINED TO THE SIERRA NEVADA AND TEHACHAPI
CREST THROUGH THURSDAY.


CAZ289>292-241430-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
309 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 9-12 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 5-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-8 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    WEST 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-10 MPH DECREASING TO
                    4-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-9 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-9 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-241430-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
309 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 4-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTH 5-8 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH IN THE MORNING THEN
                    EASTERLY 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 5-8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-9 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-241430-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
309 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 19-22 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 11-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 22-25 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 14-17 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 11-14 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 8-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 14-17 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING WEST 9-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 8-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 8-11 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    DECREASING TO 5-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9-12 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    DECREASING TO 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 8-11 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 11-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 13-16 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 12-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 15-18 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-241430-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
309 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE SNOW
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 10000
                    FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   8000 FEET........30-35.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........87-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 4-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-11 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 6-9 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 10500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........66-71.
   8000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........40-50 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........53-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 6-9 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................4.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........42-47.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........78-88 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTH 4-7 MPH.
LAL.................3.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........70-75.
   8000 FEET........54-59.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........34-44 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING THEN
                    EASTERLY 5-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHEAST 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 7-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE
CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 6-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 7-10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-241430-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
309 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 15-20 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 9-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 9-12 MPH IN THE EARLY DECREASING
                    TO 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-9 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-6 MPH INCREASING TO 7-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8-11 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 9-12 MPH.


$$


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