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
141 PM PDT Fri May 25 2018

.DISCUSSION...
A low pressure system will continue to pass over the region and
bring partly to mostly cloudy skies, precipitation chances, and
cooler temperatures along with locally breezy to gusty conditions
at times through at least Saturday. Isolated thunderstorms during
mainly the afternoon and evening will continue over the Sierra
Nevada and into the foothill areas until Saturday. Beginning
Sunday, a warming and drying trend will return until the middle
of next week.


CAZ289>292-261445-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
141 PM PDT Fri May 25 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
Min Temperature.....50-55.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-5 degrees.
Max Humidity........75-85 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 7-11 mph.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....72-77.
   24 HR Trend......Up 4-8 degrees.
Min Humidity........40-50 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 5-9 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......8800 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....51-56.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........73-83 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 7-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....80-85.
   24 HR Trend......Up 6-10 degrees.
Min Humidity........31-41 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 4-8 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West to northwest 4-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......8600 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 8-13 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-8
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 4-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 4-8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 4-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 4-8 mph.


$$

CAZ293-261445-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
141 PM PDT Fri May 25 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Min Temperature.....44-49.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-5 degrees.
Max Humidity........84-94 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-5 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope overnight.
   Ridges...........West 3-5 mph in the evening shifting to
                    the northeast overnight.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning then partly
                    cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....66-71.
   24 HR Trend......Up 5-9 degrees.
Min Humidity........48-58 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 7-11 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 2-4 mph in the morning
                    becoming westerly 4-7 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Southwest to west 3-7 mph.
LAL.................2.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......7100 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Slight chance of showers.
Min Temperature.....47-52.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........82-92 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope overnight.
   Ridges...........Northwest 4-7 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the east overnight.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....76-81.
   24 HR Trend......Up 8-12 degrees.
Min Humidity........38-48 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 5-9 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   Ridges...........East 3-6 mph in the morning becoming west by
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......6600 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Warmer. Temperatures up 9-14 degrees. Minimum RH down
5-10 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-6 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-8
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........North to northwest 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 4-8 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ294-261445-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
141 PM PDT Fri May 25 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
Min Temperature.....47-52.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-5 degrees.
Max Humidity........81-91 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope overnight.
   Ridges...........West 3-7 mph in the evening shifting to the
                    northeast overnight.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning then partly
                    cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....67-72.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-7 degrees.
Min Humidity........56-66 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-6 mph.
LAL.................2.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7400 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....50-55.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........80-90 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope overnight.
   Ridges...........Northwest 4-8 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the east overnight.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....77-82.
   24 HR Trend......Up 8-12 degrees.
Min Humidity........46-56 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 5-9 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning becoming
                    upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   Ridges...........East 2-4 mph in the morning becoming west
                    4-7 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Fair.
Mixing height.......8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West around 5 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Warmer. Temperatures up 9-14 degrees. Minimum RH down
6-11 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 4-7 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 4-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-8
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-7 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 3-6 mph.


$$

CAZ296-261445-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
141 PM PDT Fri May 25 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Chance of showers and snow showers.
                    Slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
                    Snow level 8500 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........35-40.
   8000 Feet........26-31.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-7 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........86-96 percent.
   8000 Feet........92-100 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph in the evening
                    becoming downslope 2-4 mph overnight.
   Ridges...........Southwest 5-10 mph in the evening
                    decreasing to 3-5 mph overnight.
LAL.................3.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    snow showers in the morning, then scattered
                    thunderstorms, chance of showers and snow
                    showers in the afternoon. Snow level 8000
                    feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........53-58.
   8000 Feet........44-49.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........54-64 percent.
   8000 Feet........57-67 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west 5-10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......6400 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms, chance
                    of showers and snow showers in the evening,
                    then slight chance of showers and snow showers
                    after midnight. Snow level 9500 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........39-44.
   8000 Feet........30-35.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........88-98 percent.
   8000 Feet........92-100 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope overnight.
   Ridges...........West 4-8 mph in the evening shifting to the
                    northeast overnight.
LAL.................3.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning then partly
                    cloudy. Slight chance of showers,
                    thunderstorms and snow showers in the
                    afternoon. Snow level 9500 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........63-68.
   8000 Feet........54-59.
   24 HR Trend......Up 8-12 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........46-56 percent.
   8000 Feet........41-51 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 10-14 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northeast 4-8 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the north by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......9600 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North around 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms along the crest.
Temperatures up 8-13 degrees. Minimum RH down 9-14 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Easterly 4-8 mph.
   Ridges...........North to northeast 5-9 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Easterly 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........Southeast 3-6 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 5-9 mph.


$$

CAZ297-261445-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
141 PM PDT Fri May 25 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Scattered thunderstorms and chance of showers
                    in the evening. Chance of snow showers. Slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms after
                    midnight. Snow level 8500 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........35-40.
   8000 Feet........25-30.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-5 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........86-96 percent.
   8000 Feet........84-94 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Westerly 5-10 mph.
   Ridges...........West to northwest 6-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers in
                    the morning. Slight chance of showers. Chance
                    of snow showers and isolated thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon. Snow level 8000 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........53-58.
   8000 Feet........45-50.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........52-62 percent.
   8000 Feet........51-61 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 6-10 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph in the morning
                    then westerly 7-10 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........West to northwest 7-12 mph.
LAL.................3.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......8400 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers with
                    possible showers and thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Snow level 9500 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........37-42.
   8000 Feet........28-33.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........85-95 percent.
   8000 Feet........82-92 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph in the evening
                    becoming downslope 2-4 mph overnight.
   Ridges...........Northwest 5-8 mph becoming east 3-5 mph
                    overnight.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny in the morning then partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of thunderstorms and snow
                    showers in the afternoon near the crest.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........65-70.
   8000 Feet........53-58.
   24 HR Trend......Up 8-12 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........41-51 percent.
   8000 Feet........39-49 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 10-14 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley by afternoon.
   Ridges...........North 3-6 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......9100 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 5 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear to partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms along
the crest. Warmer. Temperatures up 9-14 degrees. Minimum RH down
10-15 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Easterly 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........North to northeast 4-7 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Easterly 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........Southeast 4-7 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 4-8 mph.


$$

CAZ295-261445-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
141 PM PDT Fri May 25 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Scattered thunderstorms and chance of showers
                    in the evening. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog after
                    midnight.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........39-44.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........74-84 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Westerly 8-14 mph.
   Ridges...........West 9-15 mph.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Slight
                    chance of showers in the morning.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........53-58.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........48-58 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Westerly 7-13 mph.
   Ridges...........West to northwest 8-14 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......7900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........43-48.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........75-85 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Westerly 8-14 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 13-18 mph with local gusts to
                    30 mph in the evening decreasing to 6-12
                    mph overnight.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........66-71.
   24 HR Trend......Up 9-14 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........33-43 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 13-17 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph.
   Ridges...........West 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......10100 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 5 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Warmer. Temperatures up 10-15 degrees. Minimum RH down
10-15 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 4-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-7 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........North to northwest 4-8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph.
   Ridges...........West 6-10 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-261445-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
141 PM PDT Fri May 25 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....48-53.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........70-80 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
20-Foot Winds.......West 9-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....67-72.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........38-48 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 8-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....50-55.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........70-80 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 11-17 mph. Local gusts to 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....79-84.
   24 HR Trend......Up 10-14 degrees.
Min Humidity........25-35 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 10-15 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 7-12 mph in the morning becoming
                    east 3-5 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Warmer. Temperatures up 10-15 degrees. Minimum RH down
8-13 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 4-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 4-8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-7 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-7
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest 8-13 mph.


$$

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