Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
343 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...AT THIS TIME LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN IS FALLING ACROSS THE
COAST AND COASTAL INTERIOR ZONES. THE RAIN BAND WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST
ACROSS THE INTERIOR ZONES AND IS EXPECTED TO BE EAST OF THE REGION BY JUST
AFTER SUNRISE. RAIN AMOUNTS THUS FAR HAVE RANGED FROM 0.50 TO 0.75 INCHES
ACROSS DEL NORTE COUNTY...WHILE HUMBOLDT COUNTY HAS RANGED FROM 0.25 TO 0.50
INCHES WITH GREATER AMOUNTS AROUND OROGRAPHICALLY ENHANCED AREAS. AS THE RAIN
BAND MOVES INTO TRINITY COUNTY IT WILL WEAKEN CONSIDERABLY THUS LESSER AMOUNTS
ARE EXPECTED. ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWER ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED AROUND THE NORTH
COAST ZONES THROUGH THE DAY BUT ANY SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS NOT EXPECTED.
ANOTHER WEAK SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO PASS THE NORTHERN ZONES ON SUNDAY MORNING
BUT ONLY VERY LIGHT RAIN AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED. FAVORABLE FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH NEXT WEEK AS A COOL AND RELATIVELY MOIST LOW
LEVEL AIRMASS IS EXPECTED THROUGH NEXT WEEK


CAZ201-300130-
NORTH COAST STRIP...FROM OREGON BORDER TO ROCKPORT CONSISTING OF
COASTAL SECTIONS OF DEL NORTE...HUMBOLDT...AND A SMALL PORTION OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF CA NPS AND REDWOOD PARKS.-
343 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...47-57 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...41-51 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ202-300130-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
343 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY...58-73 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 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 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY...50-60 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE WEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ203-204-300130-
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
343 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY
  IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...68-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY...43-53 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...40 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...87-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...68-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY...43-53 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ211-212-300130-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
343 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...37-47 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-57.
* MAX HUMIDITY...85-99 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-80.
* MIN HUMIDITY...32-42 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ276-300130-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
343 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-50 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...87-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-81.
* MIN HUMIDITY...36-46 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ283-300130-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
343 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY
  IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-77.
* MIN HUMIDITY...34-44 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-52.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-95 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...29-39 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$

CAZ277-300130-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
343 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-38 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MAX HUMIDITY...74-89 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2
                         TO 4 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-80.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-36 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* LAL....1.
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 3 THROUGH MONDAY SEPTEMBER 7, 2015...
FOR NW CALIF...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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