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
322 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...Well above normal temperatures and light,
terrain driven winds can be expected over the district
through at least Wednesday with little diurnal change
in humidities. Although isolated late day thunderstorms
could pop up over the higher elevations of the Sierra by
Wednesday, dry weather will prevail this week.


CAZ289>292-241500-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
322 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....55-60.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........65-75 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....87-92.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........23-33 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......10200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 9 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....56-61.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........62-72 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 5-8 mph in the evening
                    becoming west.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....87-92.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........25-35 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......9900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 5-8 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 7-10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-9
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 10-13 mph.


$$

CAZ293-241500-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
322 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....52-57.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........72-82 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-8 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-4 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 5-8 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the northeast 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....82-87.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........26-36 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 2-4 mph in the morning becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Fair.
Mixing height.......6900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 10 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....53-58.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........71-81 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-4 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 5-8 mph in the evening shifting to
                    the northeast 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....80-85.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 degrees.
Min Humidity........22-32 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 2-4 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Fair.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 12 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 6-9 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........West 6-9 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-9 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........West 6-9 mph.


$$

CAZ294-241500-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
322 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....55-60.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 degrees.
Max Humidity........67-77 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 2-4 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 5-8 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the northeast 3-5 mph. .
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....85-90.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........24-34 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 2-4 mph in the morning becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......8900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 10 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....54-59.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........67-77 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 2-4 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 5-8 mph in the evening shifting to
                    the northeast 3-5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....85-90.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........24-34 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 2-4 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northeast 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 12 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 6-9 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........West 6-9 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Temperatures down 4-10
degrees. Minimum RH up 5-11 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........West 7-10 mph.


$$

CAZ296-241500-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
322 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........41-46.
   8000 Feet........30-35.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........78-88 percent.
   8000 Feet........80-90 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph in the evening becoming
                    downslope 3-5 mph.
   Ridges...........Southeast 6-9 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the east 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........73-78.
   8000 Feet........62-67.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........21-31 percent.
   8000 Feet........16-26 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........East 4-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest 7-10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......9600 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 12 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........41-46.
   8000 Feet........31-36.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........80-90 percent.
   8000 Feet........77-87 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-8 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 3-5 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 7-10 mph in the evening becoming
                    southeast 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........73-78.
   8000 Feet........63-68.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........22-32 percent.
   8000 Feet........17-27 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Southeast 4-7 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest 7-10 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......10900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph.
   Ridges...........South 8-11 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms and snow showers.
Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph.
   Ridges...........South 8-11 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers, thunderstorms and snow
showers. Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........West 9-12 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 11-14 mph.


$$

CAZ297-241500-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
322 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........39-44.
   8000 Feet........32-37.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........76-86 percent.
   8000 Feet........69-79 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 3-5 mph.
   Ridges...........West 7-10 mph in the evening shifting to the
                    southeast 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........73-78.
   8000 Feet........62-67.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........22-32 percent.
   8000 Feet........18-28 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Southeast 4-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11700 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 10 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........39-44.
   8000 Feet........33-38.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........73-83 percent.
   8000 Feet........62-72 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph in the evening
                    becoming downslope 3-5 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 6-9 mph in the evening becoming
                    westerly 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........75-80.
   8000 Feet........62-67.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........21-31 percent.
   8000 Feet........15-25 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Westerly 4-7 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the south 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12100 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 12 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph.
   Ridges...........South 8-11 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 9-12 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Temperatures down 3-9
degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........West 11-14 mph.
   Ridges...........West 15-18 mph.


$$

CAZ295-241500-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
322 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........50-55.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........55-65 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Westerly 6-9 mph.
   Ridges...........West 8-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........74-79.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........15-25 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Westerly 6-9 mph.
   Ridges...........Westerly 8-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12800 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........50-55.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........55-65 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Westerly 6-9 mph.
   Ridges...........West 8-11 mph in the evening becoming
                    northwest.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........76-81.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........13-23 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Westerly 6-9 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 8-11 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........West 8-11 mph.
   Ridges...........West 12-15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........West 9-12 mph.
   Ridges...........West 14-17 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 4-10 degrees. Minimum RH up 5-11
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........West 11-14 mph.
   Ridges...........West 16-19 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-241500-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
322 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....55-60.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........50-60 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 12-15 mph in the evening becoming
                    northwest 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....83-88.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 degrees.
Min Humidity........11-21 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 5-8 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest 9-12 by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 15 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....54-59.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........47-57 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest 9-12 mph in the evening becoming
                    west 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....86-91.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Min Humidity........10-20 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
20-Foot Winds.......West 5-8 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the south 10-13 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......13300 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 15 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest 10-13 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 14-17 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-9 degrees. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 19-22 mph.


$$


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