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
255 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...
OCCASIONAL SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
INTERIOR TONIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY MORNING. THESE SHOWERS WILL MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA AHEAD OF A BUILDING HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM FROM THE
PACIFIC. UNTIL THE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES OVERHEAD...A
MODERATELY STRONG NORTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL KEEP THE AREA
UNSTABLE WITH CLOUDS AND LIGHT PRECIP. BY MONDAY...THE HIGH
PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ONTO THE WEST COAST...ALLOWING THE AREA
TO CLEAR OUT AND BECOME MORE STABLE.


CAZ289>292-211745-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
255 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DENSE FOG.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DENSE FOG. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE.
MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 3-6 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-10
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 4-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-211745-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
255 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........66-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH
                    BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH
                    BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

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

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 5-10 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-12 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-211745-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
255 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........88-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........83-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 11-23 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 9-18 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 8-16 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-211745-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
255 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........33-38.
   8000 FEET........27-32.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........95-100 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........52-57.
   8000 FEET........44-49.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........54-64 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 8-18 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........34-39.
   8000 FEET........30-35.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........85-95 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 10-22 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........47-57 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 7-14 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-9
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN
5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-211745-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
255 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-12 MPH.


$$


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