Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
346 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...A COLD STORM SYSTEM SLIDING SOUTHWARD OFFSHORE THE
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL GENERATE SCATTERED RAIN AND HIGH ELEVATION
SNOW TODAY AND TONIGHT. DRY WEATHER WILL RETURN ON TUESDAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS FROM THE WEST AND THE LOW EXITS TO OUR SOUTH. A WEAK
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST ON WEDNESDAY BRINGING MOSTLY CLOUD
COVER AND PERHAPS SOME LIGHT RAIN. DRY WEATHER AND CLEARER SKIES
WILL RETURN TOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK AS A STRONG RIDGE BUILDS.
THE RIDGE WILL HOLD THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

CAZ201-240230-
NORTH COAST-
346 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...42-51.
* MIN HUMIDITY...72-85 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...30-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY...62-73 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ202-240230-
COASTAL MENDOCINO-
346 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY...71-82 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...49-57.
* MIN HUMIDITY...63-73 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ203-204-240230-
UPPER SMITH-LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH-
346 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...35-45.
* MIN HUMIDITY...76-90 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...21-29.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...38-48.
* MIN HUMIDITY...59-74 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2500 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.


$$

CAZ211-212-240230-
HOOPA-VAN DUZEN/MAD RIVER-
346 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS
  IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...36-46.
* MIN HUMIDITY...76-87 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...25-33.
* MAX HUMIDITY...94-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...40-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY...60-73 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.


$$

CAZ276-240230-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO-
346 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND NUMEROUS SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...41-49.
* MIN HUMIDITY...75-85 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY...59-69 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ283-240230-
TRINITY-
346 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...30-40.
* MIN HUMIDITY...74-86 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SCATTERED SNOW
  SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...19-27.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW
  SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...34-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY...56-71 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-240230-
W MENDOCINO NF/E MENDOCINO UNIT-
346 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...33-43.
* MIN HUMIDITY...72-85 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SCATTERED SNOW
  SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...25-33.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...38-48.
* MIN HUMIDITY...58-68 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2900 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY JANUARY 28 THROUGH WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 1, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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