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
221 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION FOR A
WARMING AND DRYING TREND THROUGH FRIDAY. THE NEXT PACIFIC STORM
SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT CALIFORNIA BY SATURDAY BRINGING
COOLER AND MORE MOIST CONDITIONS ALONG WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION MAINLY FROM FRESNO COUNTY NORTH. BREEZY TO GUSTY
CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP SATURDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY.

CAZ289>292-221515-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
221 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 1-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 0-3 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-8 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-12 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH. GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 8-18 MPH. GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-221515-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
221 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH NORTHEAST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH NORTHEAST 1-4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-8 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS FROM FRESNO COUNTY NORTH.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 5-11 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 5-11 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 5-11
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-221515-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
221 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 9-19 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHEAST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........49-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 10-20 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 2-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........72-77.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 6-11 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-12
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST 7-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-12
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-221515-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
221 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   8000 FEET........34-39.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE DOWNVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   8000 FEET........59-64.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........16-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........43-48.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........65-75 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE DOWNVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........71-76.
   8000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........15-25 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 7-15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS FROM FRESNO COUNTY NORTH.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 5-11 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 7-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 15-30 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-221515-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
221 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........49-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-16 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST 2-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........37-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 10-22 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-20 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTH 2-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH. GUSTS AROUND 35 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH. GUSTS AROUND 35 MPH.

$$

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