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
537 AM PST WED MAR 4 2015

.DISCUSSION...UPPER LEVEL RIDGING WILL PERSIST OVER THE WEST COAST
THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. 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.

CAZ201-050215-
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.-
537 AM PST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...31-41 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...73-88 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         EAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5
                         MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-50 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 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.


$$

CAZ202-050215-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
537 AM PST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...44-54 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...84-99 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         EAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-68.
* MIN HUMIDITY...46-56 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ203-204-050215-
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.-
537 AM PST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY...21-29 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         WEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...33-41.
* MAX HUMIDITY...57-72 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...33-43 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ211-212-050215-
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.-
537 AM PST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...23-31 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-43.
* MAX HUMIDITY...67-82 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         EAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...34-44 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ276-050215-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
537 AM PST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...32-42 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-44.
* MAX HUMIDITY...82-97 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         EAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-69.
* MIN HUMIDITY...33-43 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ283-050215-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
537 AM PST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........7400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY...59-74 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-32 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-050215-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
537 AM PST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY...21-29 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO
                         THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...33-41.
* MAX HUMIDITY...73-88 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-66.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-35 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
                         7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. 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.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...MONDAY MARCH 9 THROUGH FRIDAY MARCH 13, 2015...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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