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
421 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...COOL NORTHWEST FLOW TODAY WITH HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDING IN FOR WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
THE NEXT PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT CALIFORNIA BY
SATURDAY BRINGING COOLER AIR AND HIGHER HUMIDITIES...GUSTY WINDS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NORTH OF FRESNO COUNTY.

CAZ289>292-212315-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
421 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 4-10 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 8-18 MPH. GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-212315-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
421 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST 3 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 3-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-212315-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
421 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........61-66.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 14 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING 3-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 14 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING BECOMING
                    3-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.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...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 11 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING THEN
                    EASTERLY 5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHEAST 4 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 7-13 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 5-11
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-212315-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
421 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........63-68.
   8000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 11 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 3-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.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........66-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING THEN
                    EASTERLY 4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........67-72.
   8000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 9-19 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 4-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 15-30 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-212315-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
421 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.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 15 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 3-9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH. GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH.


$$


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