Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Central California
National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley - Hanford CA
923 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.DISCUSSION...
A low pressure system will continue to pass over the region and
bring partly to mostly cloudy skies and scattered mountain showers
today. Isolated thunderstorms are possible over the Sierra Nevada
during the afternoon and evening hours each day with the least
activity on Monday. Temperatures will warm with lowering
humidities each day Sunday through Tuesday.



CAZ289>292-262330-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
923 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....73-78.
   24 HR Trend......Up 4-10 degrees.
Min Humidity........38-48 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 6-12 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 3-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....51-56.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........73-83 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....81-86.
   24 HR Trend......Up 5-11 degrees.
Min Humidity........31-41 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-5 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......8900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 5 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 7-13 degrees. Minimum RH down 4-10
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 3-9 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 3-9 mph.

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


$$

CAZ293-262330-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
923 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....66-71.
   24 HR Trend......Up 7-13 degrees.
Min Humidity........46-56 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 7-13 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......6800 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....48-53.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 degrees.
Max Humidity........84-94 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to downslope 4 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-7 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the northeast 3-5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....76-81.
   24 HR Trend......Up 7-13 degrees.
Min Humidity........39-49 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-9 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly 3-6 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........West 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......6600 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 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 7-17 degrees. Minimum RH down
7-13 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-7 mph.

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

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ294-262330-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
923 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max Temperature.....67-72.
   24 HR Trend......Up 4-10 degrees.
Min Humidity........55-65 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7300 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....50-55.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........80-90 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-9 mph in the early evening
                    becoming downslope 2-5 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 5-10 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 3-6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....77-82.
   24 HR Trend......Up 7-13 degrees.
Min Humidity........47-57 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-9 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......7800 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West around 5 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Warmer. Temperatures up 7-17 degrees. Minimum RH down
5-11 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-8 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 2-8
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 3-7 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-7 mph.


$$

CAZ296-262330-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
923 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Scattered showers and snow showers.
                    Snow level 8500 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........53-58.
   8000 Feet........45-50.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-8 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........57-67 percent.
   8000 Feet........55-65 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-11 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7300 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....10 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms, chance of
                    showers and snow showers in the evening, then
                    slight chance of showers and snow showers after
                    midnight. Snow level 10000 feet.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........39-44.
   8000 Feet........30-35.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........87-97 percent.
   8000 Feet........91-100 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-9 mph in the early evening
                    then westerly 3-12 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-9 mph in the early evening shifting to
                    the southwest 3-12 mph.
LAL.................3.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers,
                    thunderstorms and snow showers in the
                    afternoon. Snow level 9500 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........64-69.
   8000 Feet........55-60.
   24 HR Trend......Up 7-13 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........46-56 percent.
   8000 Feet........42-52 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 7-17 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-9 mph.
LAL.................2.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10400 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North around 5 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Warmer. Temperatures
up 6-16 degrees. Minimum RH down 7-17 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 5-11 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures up 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
   Ridges...........East 5-11 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-11 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 6-12 mph.


$$

CAZ297-262330-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
923 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and snow
                    showers. Snow level 8500 feet.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........54-59.
   8000 Feet........46-51.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........52-62 percent.
   8000 Feet........50-60 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 5-11 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......9200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming 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........29-34.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........84-94 percent.
   8000 Feet........85-95 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-10 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of thunderstorms
                    and snow showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........66-71.
   8000 Feet........54-59.
   24 HR Trend......Up 6-12 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........40-50 percent.
   8000 Feet........38-48 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 8-18 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph in the early morning
                    then westerly by afternoon.
   Ridges...........West 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the southwest 6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......10200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 5 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 7-13 degrees. Minimum RH down 9-19
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Northeast to east 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........East 4-10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Northeast to east 3-10 mph.
   Ridges...........East 7-14 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-11 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 6-12 mph.


$$

CAZ295-262330-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
923 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming sunny. Scattered
                    showers in the morning.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........55-60.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........46-56 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-16 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 5-15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......8100 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....10 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........44-49.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........72-82 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-5 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-17 mph in the early evening
                    then westerly 4-13 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 7-16 mph in the early evening
                    decreasing to 5-13 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........67-72.
   24 HR Trend......Up 6-16 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........30-40 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 7-17 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-9 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......10200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 5 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Warmer. Temperatures up 7-17 degrees. Minimum RH down
7-17 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-12 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 6-11 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH down 3-5
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-13 mph.
   Ridges...........North 5-13 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 2-4 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-8
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 7-14 mph.
   Ridges...........West 7-14 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-262330-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
923 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....68-73.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Min Humidity........35-45 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
20-Foot Winds.......West 7-19 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10700 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....51-56.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Max Humidity........66-76 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-9 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 9-21 mph in the early evening decreasing
                    to 5-17 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....79-84.
   24 HR Trend......Up 6-16 degrees.
Min Humidity........26-36 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 7-17 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......West 3-11 mph in the early morning shifting to
                    the south 3-6 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......11700 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.MEMORIAL DAY...
Mostly clear. Warmer. Temperatures up 6-16 degrees. Minimum RH down
5-11 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 3-12 mph.

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

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 3-5 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-8
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest 6-15 mph.


$$


BEAN

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