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
252 PM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHING FROM THE NORTHWEST WILL BRING A
COOLING TREND OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT WITH MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES AND
INCREASED HUMIDITY OVER THE WEEKEND AND INTO NEXT WEEK. GUSTY
WESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP WITH THE PASSING FRONTAL SYSTEM FRIDAY
NIGHT WITH STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND
DESERT SUNDAY AND MONDAY.


CAZ289>292-301515-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
252 PM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 4-9 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-12 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-11 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-14 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-301515-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
252 PM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING THEN
                    EASTERLY.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST 4 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    WEST 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-9 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. TEMPERATURES
DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-11 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-301515-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
252 PM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........56-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........75-80.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........13-23 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-14 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS
                    TO 25 MPH THROUGH THE PASSES AND CANYONS.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........66-71.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    7-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH...INCREASING TO
                    10-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH SUNDAY NIGHT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9-19 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. COOLER.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 7-13 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST TO NORTHWEST 12-23 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 17-29 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10-22 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 12-24 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-301515-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
252 PM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   8000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........60-70 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........67-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........73-78.
   8000 FEET........61-66.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........21-31 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 3-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........63-73 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN WESTERLY 8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........65-70.
   8000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........15-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-15 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 5-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
INCREASING CLOUDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON NEAR YOSEMITE. THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE AND SPREAD SOUTH SUNDAY NIGHT.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-14 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 7-17 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 13-25 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-16 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-301515-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
252 PM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-23 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......13400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-14 MPH.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-18 MPH...INCREASING TO 15-25 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO 50 MPH MAINLY BELOW THE PASSES.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. TEMPERATURES DOWN 7-17 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP
4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 12-22 MPH. GUSTS TO 50 MPH MAINLY BELOW
                    THE PASSES.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-12 MPH.


$$


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