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
128 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...SLIGHTLY WARMER AND MORE HUMID CONDITIONS EXPECTED
THURSDAY BUT MUCH COOLER...WINDIER AND EVEN MORE HUMID CONDITIONS
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AS THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM ARRIVES. WETTING RAINS
ARE LIKELY FOR THE SIERRA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS. A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM FRESNO COUNTY NORTH. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BEGIN BUILDING OVER THE REGION SUNDAY FOR A WARMING
AND DRYING TREND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.


CAZ289>292-241415-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
128 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-13 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 3-9 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-11 MPH.
LAL.................UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 9-19 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE WEST 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-11 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-13 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-241415-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
128 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST 4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST 3-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 8-18 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 11-23 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO SOUTH 6-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-13 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 7-13 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-241415-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
128 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........63-68.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-17 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-17 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING INCREASING
                    TO 6-21 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........54-59.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-22 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-19 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 8-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9-24 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING DECREASING
                    TO 9-19 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. COOLER. TEMPERATURES
DOWN 7-17 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 4-10 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 15-25 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 15-30 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 13-28 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-23 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 7-13 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-20 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-13 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-241415-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
128 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........76-86 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   8000 FEET........50-55.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........28-38 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 3-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
                    8000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........34-39.
   8000 FEET........24-29.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........78-88 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........83-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-11 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN WESTERLY 3-17 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-13 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING INCREASING
                    TO 6-21 MPH.
LAL.................UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL
                    6000 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........49-54.
   8000 FEET........35-40.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 10-20 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........44-54 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 13-25 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-19 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 10-18 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 9-24 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    DECREASING TO 9-21 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. TEMPERATURES DOWN
7-13 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 4-10 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-16 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 4-10
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-12 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 4-13 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. WARMER. TEMPERATURES UP 6-16 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
4-10 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-14 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-241415-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
128 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-17 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. TEMPERATURES DOWN
8-18 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-22 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-25 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. WARMER. TEMPERATURES UP 6-16 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
4-10 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-15 MPH.


$$


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