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
235 PM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER WILL PREVAIL OVER THE DISTRICT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AS AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS IN
CONTROL. A SOUTHEAST FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING MONSOONAL MOISTURE INTO
THE DISTRICT WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY WITH AN INCREASING
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER PRIMARILY THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERT.
HOWEVER...THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE THAT A FEW THUNDERSTORMS COULD
DRIFT INTO THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS BY THURSDAY
EVENING. HUMIDITIES WILL TREND UPWARD THROUGH THE PERIOD WHILE
TEMPERATURES AVERAGE ABOVE NORMAL. WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT AND
TERRAIN-DRIVEN EXCEPT IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS LATER THIS
WEEK.


CAZ289>292-291500-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
235 PM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-75.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........49-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH THIS EVENING...OTHERWISE
                    VARIABLE 2-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....100-106.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH
                    DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....69-79.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING...OTHERWISE
                    VARIABLE 2-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-11 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-11 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-11 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-291500-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
235 PM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE IN MADERA COUNTY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-7 MPH EARLY THIS EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST 3-6 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN MADERA COUNTY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....98-103.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-19 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 4-7 MPH BY
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........45-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 4-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST 3-6 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-100.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 4-7 MPH BY
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 6 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-291500-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
235 PM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-6 MPH UNTIL 2000 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 2-4 MPH BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-15 MPH THIS EVENING SHIFTING TO NORTHEAST
                    4-7 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........88-93.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON
                    3-7 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST TO SOUTHEAST 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........INCREASING CLOUDINESS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    POSSIBLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-16 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-7 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 2-4 MPH BY 2130 PDT.
                    NOTE...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE IN
                    THE VICINITY OF LATE NIGHT THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    VARIABLE 2-5 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
                    NOTE...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE IN
                    THE VICINITY OF LATE NIGHT THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 2400 PDT...THEN 2.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........84-89.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........EAST 3-6 MPH.
                    NOTE...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE IN
                    THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........EAST 5-10 MPH.
                    NOTE...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE IN
                    THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES
DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 8 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES
LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-13 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 4-15 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-291500-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
235 PM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE IN MADERA COUNTY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........56-61.
   8000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........45-55 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........47-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UJTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........EAST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........90-95.
   8000 FEET........73-78.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........8-18 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
   RIDGES...........EAST TO SOUTHEAST 7-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   8000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........58-68 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........67-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-20 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT.
   RIDGES...........EAST TO SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........87-92.
   8000 FEET........70-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........16-26 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
                    3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
                    NOTE...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE IN
                    THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
   RIDGES...........EAST TO SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH.
                    NOTE...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE IN
                    THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES
DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 7-13 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-8 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 5-10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-11 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-291500-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
235 PM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-74.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-17 MPH THIS EVENING BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST 4-7 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-103.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-19 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST TO SOUTHEAST 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....71-77.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 8-18 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    EAST 4-7 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
                    NOTE...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE IN
                    THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-100.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-12 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 7-17 MPH
                    DURING THE AFTERNOON.
                    NOTE...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE IN
                    THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 7 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-12 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-13 MPH.


$$
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