Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
335 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...Gusty north-northeast winds will diminish today
however daytime humidity values will remain unseasonably low.
High pressure will prolong dry weather over the next few days
before a cold front brings wetting rain to the region Tuesday
night into Wednesday. Strong high pressure will return late in
the upcoming week.


CAZ201-180215-
North Coast-
335 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny. Patchy fog in
  the morning.
* Max Temperature...54-62.
* Min Humidity...36-46 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 9 to 14 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight.
* Min Temperature...39-47.
* Max Humidity...82-97 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 8 to 13 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning.
* Max Temperature...51-59.
* Min Humidity...41-51 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming upslope/upvalley 2 to 4
                         mph.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.


$$

CAZ202-180215-
Coastal Mendocino-
335 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...56-64.
* Min Humidity...36-46 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...39-47.
* Max Humidity...86-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...54-62.
* Min Humidity...52-67 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............East winds 5 mph in the morning...becoming
                         variable 2 to 4 mph.


$$

CAZ203-204-180215-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
335 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...50-58.
* Min Humidity...41-51 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...35-43.
* Max Humidity...79-94 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...49-57.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 6000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming variable 2 to 4 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-180215-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
335 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny. Patchy fog in
  the morning.
* Max Temperature...53-61.
* Min Humidity...34-44 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight.
* Min Temperature...38-46.
* Max Humidity...79-94 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 9 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning.
* Max Temperature...53-61.
* Min Humidity...32-42 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 5800 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming variable 1 to 3 mph.


$$

CAZ276-180215-
Interior Mendocino-
335 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...58-66.
* Min Humidity...20-30 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...35-45.
* Max Humidity...82-97 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph in the
                         evening...becoming downslope/downvalley 2
                         to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...57-65.
* Min Humidity...33-43 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............East winds 5 mph in the morning...becoming
                         variable 2 to 4 mph.


$$

CAZ283-180215-
Trinity-
335 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* Max Temperature...49-57.
* Min Humidity...35-45 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...34-42.
* Max Humidity...79-94 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...7500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature...52-60.
* Min Humidity...26-36 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...6700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming variable 1 to 3 mph.


$$

CAZ277-180215-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
335 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* Max Temperature...55-63.
* Min Humidity...23-33 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature...37-47.
* Max Humidity...77-92 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Downslope/downvalley 2 to 4 mph...becoming
                         northeast 5 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
* Max Temperature...55-63.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 7100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Upslope/upvalley 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming variable 1 to 3 mph.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Patchy fog. Lows 39 to
47. Highs 54 to 62. East winds 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Lows 38 to 46. Highs 49 to 57. West winds
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 42. Highs 52 to 60. North
winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows 34 to 43. Highs 53 to
61.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34 to 43. Highs 53 to 61.

...Northwest California Interior...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 43. Highs 48 to 60. Winds
generally less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and chance of snow
showers. Lows 30 to 39. Highs 41 to 54. West winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 24 to 34. Highs 45 to 58.
Northeast winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 50 to 59.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 50 to 60.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...FRIDAY DECEMBER 22 THROUGH TUESDAY DECEMBER 26, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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