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
309 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...A dry northerly flow will continue to affect the
district into Friday creating breezy to gusty winds at times
along with near average temperatures. Dry conditions and a
warming trend will begin this weekend into next week with near
to above normal temperatures.


CAZ289>292-281500-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
309 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-13 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 17-20 mph in the evening
                    decreasing to 11-14 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 11-14 mph in the morning
                    increasing to 15-18 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-68 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 15-18 mph in the evening
                    becoming west 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 5-8 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the northwest 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......8300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Westerly 12 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 6-9 mph.

.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 9-12 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 8-11 mph.


$$

CAZ293-281500-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
309 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northerly 13-16 mph in the evening
                    becoming north 10-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 16-19 mph in the evening
                    shifting to the north 12-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........North 10-13 mph in the morning increasing
                    to 12-15 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 12-15 mph in the morning increasing
                    to 15-18 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-78 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........North 12-15 mph in the evening
                    shifting to becoming downslope 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 15-18 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the northeast 8-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-33 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 8-11 mph in the morning becoming
                    west 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......5100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Easterly 12 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 5-8 mph.

.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 6-9 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-8 mph.


$$

CAZ294-281500-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
309 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northerly 11-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 15-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northerly 11-14 mph in the morning
                    then westerly 8-11 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 15-18 mph in the morning
                    increasing to west 11-14 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 8-11 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 4-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 11-14 mph in the evening
                    shifting to the east 6-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-13 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 4-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........East 6-9 mph in the morning shifting to the
                    west 7-10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Fair.
Mixing height.......7100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 6-9 mph.

.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 6-9 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 6-9 mph.


$$

CAZ295-281500-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
309 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........63-73 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northwest 18-21 mph in the evening
                    decreasing to 11-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 21-24 mph in the evening
                    decreasing to 15-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........58-63.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northwest 11-14 mph in the morning
                    becoming north 14-17 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 15-18 mph in the morning
                    increasing to 18-21 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......8700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 25 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........52-62 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-22 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........North 14-17 mph in the evening
                    shifting to east 11-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 18-21 mph in the evening
                    shifting to the northeast 14-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........64-69.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........10-20 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........East 11-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 14-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......8700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 6-9 mph.

.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-8 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 8-11 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 7-10 mph.


$$

CAZ296-281500-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
309 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   8000 FEET........26-31.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........80-90 percent.
   8000 FEET........81-91 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northerly 14-17 mph in the evening
                    decreasing to 11-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 18-21 mph in the evening shifting to
                    the northwest 14-17 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........56-61.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........34-44 percent.
   8000 FEET........28-38 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northerly 11-14 mph in the morning increasing
                    to 14-17 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 14-17 mph in the morning increasing to
                    17-20 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......8100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North 25 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........69-79 percent.
   8000 FEET........73-83 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northerly 14-17 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 17-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   8000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........22-32 percent.
   8000 FEET........16-26 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northerly 14-17 mph in the morning then
                    becoming easterly 9-12 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 17-20 mph in the morning
                    decreasing to 12-15 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 6-9 mph.

.MONDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 11-14 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 6-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 7-10 mph.


$$

CAZ297-281500-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
309 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   8000 FEET........27-32.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........76-86 percent.
   8000 FEET........70-80 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-13 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northwest 15-18 mph in the evening
                    decreasing to 11-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 17-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........37-47 percent.
   8000 FEET........31-41 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northwest 11-14 mph in the morning
                    becoming westerly 6-9 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 17-20 mph in the morning
                    becoming north 12-15 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......8400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 25 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 percent.
   8000 FEET........62-72 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 6-9 mph in the evening increasing
                    to northeast 11-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 12-15 mph in the evening increasing to
                    15-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   8000 FEET........50-55.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........23-33 percent.
   8000 FEET........20-30 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-17 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Northeast 11-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 15-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 5-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 6-9 mph.

.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 7-10 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 8-11 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 5-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 6-9 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-281500-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
309 PM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-8 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-65 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-11 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 24-28 mph in the evening decreasing
                    to north 17-20 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-12 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 17-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 25 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........37-47 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 10-22 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 17-20 mph in the evening decreasing
                    to 11-14 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-20 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 11-14 mph in the morning
                    becoming northeast 17-20 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......9200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 25 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northeast 8-11 mph.

.MONDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 11-14 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 6-9 mph.


$$


ANDERSEN

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