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
219 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...A weather system will bring increasing winds and
a chance for precipitation throughout the district tonight through
Thursday night. High pressure will build into the area by the
weekend and bring a warming and drying trend.


CAZ289>292-250045-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
219 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning then increasing
                    clouds. Widespread dense fog in the
                    morning. Rain in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 15-20 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 4-7 mph in the morning becoming
                    south 7-11 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain in the evening, then slight chance
                    of rain after midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....30 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-7 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-67 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 15-20 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West to northwest 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH
down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-7 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Patchy fog. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH
up 3-7 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ293-250045-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
219 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning, then
                    increasing clouds. Rain in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 23-28 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the morning then
                    southerly 7-12 mph in the afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 7-12 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the south by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southerly 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast to south 6-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....60 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Down 9-14 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-73 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 31-36 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......6500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 3-7 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-7 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 3-7 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 4-8 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-250045-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
219 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-7 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 22-27 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming cloudy. Rain likely
                    in the evening, then chance of rain after
                    midnight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-7 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southerly 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....30 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain in the morning,
                    then slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-15 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-66 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 27-32 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 3-7 mph in the morning shifting to the
                    northwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 4-8 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 3-7 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-6 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-7 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-5 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 3-5 mph.


$$

CAZ296-250045-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
219 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning, then
                    mostly cloudy. Snow in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........48-53.
   8000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........29-39 percent.
   8000 FEET........23-33 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 13-18 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Southerly 8-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........South 16-22 mph. Local gusts to 40 mph near
                    the crest.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 15 mph in the morning increasing
                    to southwest around 25 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........27-32.
   8000 FEET........17-22.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........87-97 percent.
   8000 FEET........87-97 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 17-22 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 10-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 16-22 mph. Local gusts to 40 mph
                    near the crest.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....60 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-15 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........62-72 percent.
   8000 FEET........57-67 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 30-35 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 7-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 15-20 mph with local gusts to 35
                    mph in the morning decreasing to 8-14 mph
                    by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Temperatures little
change. Minimum RH down 5-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 5-10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 7-12 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 4-8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 4-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 9-14
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ297-250045-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
219 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........53-58.
   8000 FEET........41-46.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........19-28 percent.
   8000 FEET........19-29 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 15-20 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 8-13 mph in the morning
                    increasing to 13-18 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming cloudy. Snow
                    likely.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........27-32.
   8000 FEET........19-24.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........84-94 percent.
   8000 FEET........81-91 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 13-18 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 8-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 10-15 mph in the evening
                    increasing to 15-20 mph overnight.
                    Local gusts to 40 mph near the crest.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming mostly sunny. Snow likely
                    in the morning. Slight chance of snow showers
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   8000 FEET........28-33.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-15 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........55-65 percent.
   8000 FEET........43-53 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 25-30 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 8-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 15-20 mph with local gusts to 40 mph
                    near the crest in the morning decreasing to
                    7-13 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 25 mph in the morning becoming
                    northwest around 10 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-7
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Westerly 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 8-14 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 7-11 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 4-8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 5-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 6-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 4-7 mph.


$$

CAZ295-250045-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
219 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 13-18 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Easterly 7-11 mph in the morning shifting
                    to westerly by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Southeast 7-12 mph in the morning shifting
                    to southwest mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Chance of rain after midnight.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........34-39.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 20-25 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 7-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain in the morning.
                    Slight chance of showers and snow showers in
                    the afternoon. Snow level 5000 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......Down 12-17 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........40-50 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 28-33 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 11-16 mph in the morning, decreasing
                    to 6-10 mph in the afternoon.
   RIDGES...........West 13-18 mph with local gusts to 30 mph
                    in the morning decreasing to 7-13 mph by
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 4-8 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Westerly 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 9-15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 5-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........North to northeast 4-8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 5-10 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Easterly 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........East 5-10 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-250045-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
219 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......East 3-6 mph in the morning becoming
                    south 6-10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning
                    shifting to the south in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 7-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 15-20 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 8-14 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-7
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 6-12 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-7 degrees. Minimum RH down 5-10
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North to northeast 3-6 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 4-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 3-7 mph.


$$

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