Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
450 AM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...An upper level trough will move across the area this morning
generating a mix of rain showers and high elevation snow showers. High
pressure will build this afternoon resulting in dry weather conditions
that will last through Wednesday morning. Another weak front will move
across the area Wednesday night bringing light to moderate rain. Dry
weather and stronger northerly winds will return toward the end of the week.

CAZ201-280130-
North Coast-
450 AM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Showers in the morning, then slight
  chance of showers in the afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...49-58.
* Min Humidity...65-79 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...35-43.
* Max Humidity...92-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MaX Temperature...55-65.
* Min Humidity...56-71 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         northwest in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to
                         the northwest in the afternoon.


$$

CAZ202-280130-
Coastal Mendocino-
450 AM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Slight
  chance of showers in the morning.
* MaX Temperature...55-63.
* Min Humidity...55-70 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...39-47.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MaX Temperature...60-68.
* Min Humidity...50-60 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 2200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 6 to 11 mph.


$$

CAZ203-204-280130-
Upper Smith-Lower Middle Klamath-
450 AM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Showers and snow showers in the
  morning, then slight chance of showers and snow showers in the
  afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...64-79 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph...shifting to
                         the west 5 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...30-38.
* Max Humidity...91-100 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Light winds 1 to 3 mph.
    RIDGES...............Variable 1 to 3 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MaX Temperature...51-61.
* Min Humidity...39-49 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4500 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......East winds 5 mph in the morning...becoming
                         upslope/upvalley 2 to 4 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northeast winds 5 mph in the
                         morning...becoming variable 2 to 4 mph.


$$

CAZ211-212-280130-
Hoopa-Van Duzen/Mad River-
450 AM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and chance of showers
  in the morning, then slight chance of showers and snow showers
  early in the afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...46-56.
* Min Humidity...59-74 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...32-40.
* Max Humidity...89-99 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MaX Temperature...55-65.
* Min Humidity...48-58 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4700 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northeast winds 5 mph...shifting to the
                         northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ276-280130-
Interior Mendocino-
450 AM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Slight
  chance of showers in the morning.
* MaX Temperature...53-62.
* Min Humidity...49-59 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3100 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...35-43.
* Max Humidity...88-99 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 6 to 11 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MaX Temperature...63-72.
* Min Humidity...37-47 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...Above 4000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 6 to 11 mph.


$$

CAZ283-280130-
Trinity-
450 AM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers
  in the morning, then slight chance of showers and snow showers
  early in the afternoon.
* MaX Temperature...43-53.
* Min Humidity...44-54 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3400 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............West winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...30-38.
* Max Humidity...79-93 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4300 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MaX Temperature...52-62.
* Min Humidity...35-45 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...4900 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.


$$

CAZ277-280130-
W Mendocino NF/E Mendocino Unit-
450 AM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Slight
  chance of showers and snow showers in the morning.
* MaX Temperature...46-56.
* Min Humidity...48-58 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...3200 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
    RIDGES...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature...32-40.
* Max Humidity...79-91 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5000 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph...shifting to
                         the north 5 mph after midnight.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* MaX Temperature...56-66.
* Min Humidity...36-46 percent.
* SNOW LEVEL...5600 feet.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......North winds 5 to 9 mph.
    RIDGES...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...Northwest California Coast...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows 42 to 50.
Highs 57 to 66. Northwest winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain. Lows 43 to 51. Highs 55 to 63. Northwest winds
5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 48. Highs 56 to 64. North
winds 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 48. Highs 59 to 69.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 42 to 50. Highs 58 to 66.

...Northwest California Interior...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows 37 to 45.
Highs 58 to 71. Northwest winds 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and chance of snow
showers. Lows 35 to 44. Highs 51 to 64. Northwest winds 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 41. Highs 57 to 70. North
winds 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 44. Highs 64 to 74.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 46. Highs 59 to 69.

.6 to 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY APRIL 1 THROUGH WEDNESDAY APRIL 5, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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