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
403 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...A DRY NORTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL RESIDE OVER THE
DISTRICT THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH TRACKS FROM
THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST INTO THE GREAT BASIN. INCREASED ONSHORE FLOW
IN THE LOW LEVELS WILL SUPPORT GUSTY WINDS THROUGH AND BELOW THE
MOUNTAIN PASSES ON THE WEST SIDE OF THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY AND IN
KER COUNTY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. TEMPERATURES WILL TREND
COOLER ON SATURDAY WITH LITTLE CHANGE SUNDAY. HUMIDITIES WILL
CHANGE LITTLE FROM DAY TO DAY OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN BUT INCREASE
SLIGHTLY IN THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY.

CAZ289>292-222230-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
403 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    WEST 8-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING TO
                    3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-222230-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
403 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-222230-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
403 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........83-88.
   8000 FEET........66-71.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........20-30 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    8-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........48-53.
   8000 FEET........42-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........65-75 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 5-10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........78-83.
   8000 FEET........65-70.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN
2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 4-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-222230-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
403 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........78-83.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 6-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 10-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........74-79.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........27-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO WEST 6-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO WEST 10-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-222230-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
403 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........49-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO WEST 5-10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-92.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 8-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.MONDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

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