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
218 PM PDT WED JUL 9 2014

.DISCUSSION...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED ALONG THE SIERRA CREST THROUGH THURSDAY WHILE THE DISTRICT
REMAINS ON THE WESTERN PERIPHERY OF AN AREA OF MONSOONAL MOISTURE. A
DRIER AND MORE STABLE AIR MASS WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION FRIDAY AND
REMAIN OVER THE DISTRICT THROUGH THE WEEKEND. ANOTHER INFLUX OF
MONSOONAL MOISTURE IS LIKELY EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH A RENEWED THREAT
OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERT. AN ONSHORE FLOW WILL
SUPPORT GUSTY WINDS IN THE KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND DESERT AND THE
WEST SIDE OF THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY DURING THE NEXT FEW EVENINGS.
TEMPERATURES WILL TREND A BIT LOWER THROUGH FRIDAY THEN WARM TO WELL
ABOVE NORMAL BY SUNDAY.


CAZ289>292-101530-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
218 PM PDT WED JUL 9 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-71.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 15-25 MPH THROUGH AND JUST BELOW THE PASSES
                    ON THE WEST SIDE. NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH ELSEWHERE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-100.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-7 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH THROUGH AND JUST BELOW PACHECO
                    PASS. NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH ELSEWHERE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-69.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 15-25 MPH THROUGH AND JUST BELOW THE PASSES
                    ON THE WEST SIDE. NORTHWEST 7-15 MPH ELSEWHERE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-98.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 15-25 MPH THROUGH AND JUST BELOW THE PASSES
                    ON THE WEST SIDE. NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH ELSEWHERE.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-15 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-101530-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
218 PM PDT WED JUL 9 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........52-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-15 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 2030 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-9 MPH EARLY THIS EVENING BECOMING EAST
                    3-6 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-98.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH
                    BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 2030 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........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 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST 5-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

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

.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-101530-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
218 PM PDT WED JUL 9 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-15 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-7 MPH UNTIL 2030 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 2-4 MPH BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH UNTIL
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........82-87.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........16-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH BECOMING WEST 5-8 MPH BY
                    AFTERNOON. LOCAL GUSTS TO 17 MPH POSSIBLE IN THE
                    CANYONS DURING THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-15 MPH INCREASING TO 15-25 MPH DURING
                    THE AFTERNOON WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........56-61.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........44-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 5-8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE
                    2-4 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 15-25 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 4-10 MPH. GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........81-86.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH BECOMING WEST 5-8 MPH BY
                    1100 PDT. LOCAL GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE CANYONS.
   RIDGES...........VARIABLE 2-5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST
                    10-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-14 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-14 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-17 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-101530-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
218 PM PDT WED JUL 9 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........ISOLATED EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE
                    CREST FROM FRESNO COUNTY SOUTHWARD. OTHERWISE
                    MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........52-57.
   8000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........59-69 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 2030 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST TO SOUTHEAST 3-7 MPH.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2 ALONG THE CREST UNTIL 2000 PDT...OTHERWISE 1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PARTLY CLOUDY ALONG THE CREST DURING
                    THE AFTERNOON WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........85-90.
   8000 FEET........70-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........23-33 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 1100 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 4-10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST
                    7-15 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200 PDT...INCREASING TO 2.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........ISOLATED EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE
                    CREST. OTHERWISE MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........49-54.
   8000 FEET........44-49.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........65-75 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 2030 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5-10 MPH.
                    NOTE...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE
                    VICINITY OF EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2 ALONG THE CREST UNTIL 2000 PDT...OTHERWISE 1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   8000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........24-34 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 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTHWEST 7-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-8 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 4-11 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 6-15 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-101530-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
218 PM PDT WED JUL 9 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........25-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 12-22 MPH THIS EVENING DIMINISHING
                    TO 5-12 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-103.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-19 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 15-25 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
                    40 MPH POSSIBLE RIGHT BELOW THE PASSES.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-72.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........36-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 5-15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 40 MPH
                    POSSIBLE RIGHT BELOW THE PASSES IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-102.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-19 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    WEST 10-20 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-18 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-14 MPH.


$$
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