Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Central California
National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley - Hanford CA
304 PM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Little change in conditions is expected on Wednesday then another
trough will bring further cooling and higher humidities through
the end of the week. Winds will remain breezy with some stronger
gusts through and below mountain passes. There is a chance for
showers over the mountains Wednesday night and Thursday with light
snow accumulations possible above 8000 feet. A warming and drying
trend will occur this weekend.

CAZ289>292-201500-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
304 PM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 7-14 mph with gusts around 20 mph in
the evening, decreasing to 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-44 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-9 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West northwest 7-14 mph. Gusts around 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-81 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 7-14 mph with gusts around 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 10-17 mph. Gusts to around 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10200 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 6-12 mph. Gusts to around 18 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ293-201500-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
304 PM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the northeast.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 1-4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 2-4 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......7100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of showers.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 13-29 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-9 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the northwest 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......Down 5-11 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......8700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-7 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ294-201500-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
304 PM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-76 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the early evening then
                    easterly 4 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the northeast 4 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........North 4 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the west 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 10-22 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 4-9 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 3-6 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 5-11 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to the north 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny.
                    Slight chance of showers.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Down 4-10 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 2-8 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7600 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 3-8 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-8 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-201500-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
304 PM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........44-49.
   8000 FEET........35-40.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........71-81 percent.
   8000 FEET........78-88 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-16 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope/downvalley 2-8 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........65-70.
   8000 FEET........55-60.
   24 HR TREND......Down 1-3 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........31-41 percent.
   8000 FEET........34-44 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 1-3 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the early morning
                    increasing to westerly 7-14 mph by afternoon.
   RIDGES...........West 8-12 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to southwest 10-17 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 10 mph in the morning
                    increasing to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Chance of snow showers
                    after midnight. Snow level lowering to 8500 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   8000 FEET........31-36.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-9 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........83-93 percent.
   8000 FEET........86-96 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 8-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers in the morning. Chance of
                    snow showers. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
                    Snow level 8000 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........54-59.
   8000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-17 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........40-50 percent.
   8000 FEET........41-51 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-13 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 7-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........Southwest 15-25 mph. Gusts around 40 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Temperatures down 3-5
degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Northeast to east 5-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 7-14 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Northeast to east 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 7-14 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 5-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 6-12 mph.


$$

CAZ297-201500-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
304 PM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 percent.
   8000 FEET........70-80 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 13-25 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Downslope/downvalley 3-9 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 7-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........68-73.
   8000 FEET........59-64.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........25-35 percent.
   8000 FEET........26-36 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 7-14 mph in the early morning
                    shifting to the west 5-10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   8000 FEET........33-38.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........79-89 percent.
   8000 FEET........73-83 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 6-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 8-18 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and snow
                    showers. Snow level 9000 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   8000 FEET........46-51.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-17 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........34-44 percent.
   8000 FEET........33-43 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 6-12 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 7-17 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 15-25 mph. Gusts around 40 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......9400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 7-14 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Northeast to east 5-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 6-13 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Northeast to east 5-14 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 8-16 mph.


$$

CAZ295-201500-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
304 PM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........45-50.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........60-70 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 8-18 with gusts around 30 mph in the
evening, decreasing to 5-12 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 10-20 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 7-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........23-33 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 7-17 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 10-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......5800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 10 mph in the morning increasing to
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature....
   5000 FEET........44-49.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........74-84 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 11-23 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 10-20 mph. Gusts around 30 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 11-22 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....
   5000 FEET........57-62.
   24 HR TREND......Down 7-13 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........30-40 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........Westerly 10-20 mph. Gusts around 30 mph.
   RIDGES...........West 10-20 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 8-15 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northwest 12-24 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 6-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........North 9-15 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-9
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........northeast to east 6-13 mph.
   RIDGES...........Northeast 8-14 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-201500-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
304 PM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 degrees.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-57 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 10-20 mph. Gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 10-20 mph. Gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 10 mph in the morning increasing to
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 7-17 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 10-20 mph. Gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......Down 6-16 degrees.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 percent.
   24 HR TREND......Up 5-11 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest to west 15-25 mph. Gusts around 40 mph.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......9000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West 20 to 25 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 10-20 mph. Gusts around 30 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 6-12 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 5-10 mph.


$$

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