Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
240 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.DISCUSSION...A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE EXTENDING ACROSS THE REGION WILL
MAINTAIN DRY AND WARM CONDITIONS THROUGH MONDAY. FAIR OVERNIGHT
RECOVERIES WILL CONTINUE ACROSS UPPER ELEVATIONS AND EXPOSED RIDGES
THE NEXT FEW NIGHTS. TEMPERATURES WILL DECREASE SLIGHTLY AND THERE IS
A SLIGHT CHANCE TO CHANCE FOR SHOWERS MOVING ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE
AREA THE MIDDLE OF THIS WEEK.  A FEW ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE OVER PORTIONS OF THE INTERIOR TUESDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND
ACROSS THE HIGHEST TERRAIN OF TRINITY COUNTY DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND
EARLY EVENINGS.


CAZ201-021315-
NORTH COAST-
240 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-50 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...84-98 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY...48-63 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-021315-
COASTAL MENDOCINO-
240 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...84-99 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY...47-57 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...44-52.
* MAX HUMIDITY...87-97 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY...53-63 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 MPH
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-021315-
UPPER SMITH-LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH-
240 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MAX HUMIDITY...62-77 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-81.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-37 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...76-91 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...44-54 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-021315-
HUPA-VAN DUZEN/MAD RIVER-
240 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...70-85 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-81.
* MIN HUMIDITY...31-41 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTH 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...44-52.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-95 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-73.
* MIN HUMIDITY...38-48 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-021315-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO-
240 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...78-93 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-81.
* MIN HUMIDITY...36-46 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5
                         TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...82-96 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY...37-47 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-021315-
TRINITY-
240 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-49.
* MAX HUMIDITY...61-76 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-33 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-49.
* MAX HUMIDITY...72-87 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY...29-39 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....2.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-021315-
W MENDOCINO NF/E MENDOCINO UNIT-
240 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...44-52.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-86 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...68-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-40 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY...70-85 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-45 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....2.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY MAY 7 THROUGH WEDNESDAY MAY 11, 2016...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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