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
1236 PM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...High pressure will build over the district tonight
through Wednesday with diminishing winds, mainly clear skies and a
warming and drying trend. A fast moving low pressure system will
dive across the Great Basin on Thursday night and Friday bringing
a chance of rain and snow to mainly the mountains and windy
conditions for many areas.

CAZ289>292-281500-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
1236 PM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-88 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 6-18 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 5-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-43 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 2-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the northwest 3-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-7 mph in the early evening becoming
                    south 2-4 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......South 1-3 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the northwest 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain. Temperatures little change.
Minimum RH little change. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-13 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 7-19 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-6 mph.

$$

CAZ293-281500-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
1236 PM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the early evening
                    becoming downslope 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 7-19 mph in the early evening becoming
                    northeast 4-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......3800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the northeast 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Marginal.
Mixing height.......3500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees.
Minimum RH down 1-3 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Northeast to east 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 8-18 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH little change. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Northeast to East 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 3-6 mph.

$$

CAZ294-281500-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
1236 PM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-93 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph .
   RIDGES...........North 7-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-56 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting to the
                    west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 1-3 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........Light in the early evening becoming northeast
                    3-5 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......Up 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-3 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 2-4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......4200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Chance of rain. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees.
Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-9 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
              percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph.

$$

CAZ295-281500-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
1236 PM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........66-76 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........West to northwest 17-29 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 7-19 mph .
   RIDGES...........North 23-35 mph in the early evening decreasing
                    to 13-25 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........18-28 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-22 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........52-62 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 8-18 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph .
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the northeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......7300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 7-13 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 8-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 9-21 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9
percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 10-21 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 22-34 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-11 percent.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 5-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 4-13 mph.

$$

CAZ296-281500-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
1236 PM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........32-37.
   8000 FEET........22-27.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........85-95 percent.
   8000 FEET........82-92 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 5-9 mph in the early evening then
                    easterly 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 10-22 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........56-61.
   8000 FEET........49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-16 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........35-45 percent.
   8000 FEET........26-36 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 12-24 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-7 mph in the early morning then
                    easterly 3-11 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 6-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......4700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........28-33.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........80-90 percent.
   8000 FEET........76-86 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 7 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   8000 FEET........54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........35-45 percent.
   8000 FEET........29-39 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and chance of snow. Temperatures down
4-10 degrees. Minimum RH up 6-16 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-12 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of snow. Temperatures little change. Minimum
RH down 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 9-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 9-20 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-12
percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 8-19 mph.

$$

CAZ297-281500-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
1236 PM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........27-32.
   8000 FEET........21-26.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........76-86 percent.
   8000 FEET........68-78 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-9 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 2-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 10-22 mph in the early evening decreasing
                    to 6-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   8000 FEET........49-54.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-13 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........35-45 percent.
   8000 FEET........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-20 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 5-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........31-36.
   8000 FEET........27-32.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 percent.
   8000 FEET........61-71 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........65-70.
   8000 FEET........54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........30-40 percent.
   8000 FEET........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-5 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 3-7 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......7400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Chance of rain. Temperatures down 3-5 degrees.
Minimum RH up 4-10 percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5-17 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 8-20 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Slight chance of snow. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees.
Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 8-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 10-16 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-10
percent. .
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 6-18 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 10-21 mph.

$$

CAZ298-299-281500-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
1236 PM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........59-69 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 19-31 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 6-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-22 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-9 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to northeast 6-18 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......8100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 10 mph in the morning increasing
                    to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........51-61 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-12 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 6 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the northeast 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......7800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 7-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 4-16 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9 percent.
.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 19-31 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 4-9 mph.

$$

DUDLEY

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