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
410 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.DISCUSSION...UPPER LEVEL RIDGING WILL PERSIST OVER THE WEST COAST
THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE RIDGE WILL BRING DRY CONDITIONS AND A
GRADUAL WARMING TREND THROUGH SUNDAY. SLIGHTLY LOWER RH RECOVERIES
ARE EXPECTED ON MOUNTAIN RIDGES THROUGH THIS WEEKEND.


CAZ201-060245-
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.-
410 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...36-46 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-96 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-50 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ202-060245-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
410 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...42-52 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...38-46.
* MAX HUMIDITY...82-97 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...42-52 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


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CAZ203-204-060245-
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.-
410 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-69.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-38 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-68.
* MIN HUMIDITY...32-42 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ211-212-060245-
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.-
410 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-38 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-43.
* MAX HUMIDITY...76-91 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...33-43 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ276-060245-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
410 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-73.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-38 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...78-93 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY...31-41 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ283-060245-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
410 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-69.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-27 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY...68-83 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-69.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-060245-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
410 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-33 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...33-41.
* MAX HUMIDITY...74-89 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING EAST 5 MPH
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-34 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...TUESDAY MARCH 10 THROUGH SATURDAY MARCH 14, 2015...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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