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
334 PM PDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Warm and dry weather expected this weekend will continue into
early next week. A slight chance of mountain thunderstorms
over the Crest of the Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to just north
of Kings Canyon will be possible by Wednesday through Friday.
Light, terrain driven winds will prevail through the period.


CAZ289>292-221445-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
334 PM PDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....52-57.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-9 degrees.
Max Humidity........73-83 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Variable 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....84-89.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 degrees.
Min Humidity........25-35 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Variable 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10600 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....54-59.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........70-80 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
20-Foot Winds.......Variable 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....85-90.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........23-33 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Variable 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......11000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 10 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest 5-8 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-Foot Winds.......West 4-7 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures down 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds.......West 5-8 mph.


$$

CAZ293-221445-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
334 PM PDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....50-55.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-8 degrees.
Max Humidity........81-91 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...........Northwest 6-9 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the northeast 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....77-82.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Min Humidity........34-44 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 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...........Northeast 4-7 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......6200 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 10 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....50-55.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........80-90 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 3-5 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 6-9 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the northeast 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....79-84.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Min Humidity........23-33 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 6-12 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...........Northeast 4-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the southwest 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Fair.
Mixing height.......6400 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 10 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

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

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Northeast to east 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........East 6-9 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 6-9 mph.


$$

CAZ294-221445-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
334 PM PDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....52-57.
   24 HR Trend......Up 5-11 degrees.
Max Humidity........77-87 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-5 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph in the evening becoming
                    downslope 3-5 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 6-9 mph in the evening shifting to
                    the east 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....81-86.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 degrees.
Min Humidity........31-41 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning shifting
                    to upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........East 4-7 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......7900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....53-58.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........74-84 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...........West 6-9 mph in the evening shifting to
                    the east 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....83-88.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Min Humidity........25-35 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 3-9 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........East 4-7 mph in the morning increasing to
                    west 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......8900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 10 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 6-9 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........Southwest 6-9 mph.

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


$$

CAZ296-221445-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
334 PM PDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........40-45.
   8000 Feet........31-36.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........87-97 percent.
   8000 Feet........85-95 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 7-17 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 shifting
                    to the east 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........68-73.
   8000 Feet........58-63.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........35-45 percent.
   8000 Feet........26-36 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 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 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......11100 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........39-44.
   8000 Feet........29-34.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........84-94 percent.
   8000 Feet........82-92 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...........Southwest 6-9 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the southeast 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........71-76.
   8000 Feet........61-66.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........22-32 percent.
   8000 Feet........16-26 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 7-13 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...........Southeast 4-7 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest 6-9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Good.
Mixing height.......9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 10 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Northeast to east 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........South 6-9 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 4-7 mph.
   Ridges...........South 5-8 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Northeast to east 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........Southeast 6-9 mph.


$$

CAZ297-221445-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
334 PM PDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........37-42.
   8000 Feet........31-36.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-8 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........77-87 percent.
   8000 Feet........66-76 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 7-17 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope 3-5 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 6-9 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to the northeast 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........70-75.
   8000 Feet........59-64.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........30-40 percent.
   8000 Feet........24-34 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-8 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 3-5 mph in the morning increasing
                    to upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph by afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northeast 4-7 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12400 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 10 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........38-43.
   8000 Feet........31-36.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........77-87 percent.
   8000 Feet........66-76 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph in the evening
                    becoming downslope 3-5 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 6-9 mph in the evening becoming
                    east 4-7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........73-78.
   8000 Feet........62-67.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........20-30 percent.
   8000 Feet........19-29 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 4-10 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 6-9 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10300 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 10 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the southwest in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........South 7-10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 3-5
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........South 6-9 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Northeast to east 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........Southeast 6-9 mph.


$$

CAZ295-221445-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
334 PM PDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........47-52.
   24 HR Trend......Up 4-10 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........60-70 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph in the evening becoming
                    downslope 4-7 mph.
   Ridges...........West 7-10 mph in the evening becoming
                    east 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........71-76.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........19-29 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 4-7 mph in the  morning becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph.
   Ridges...........East 5-8 mph in the early morning increasing
                    to west 8-11 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12700 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature....
   5000 Feet........49-54.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........
   5000 Feet........56-66 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-4 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph in the evening becoming
                    downslope 4-7 mph.
   Ridges...........West 8-11 mph in the evening becoming northwest
                    5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
   5000 Feet........73-78.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Min Humidity........
   5000 Feet........18-28 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
Wind - 20 Foot (10 Minute Average)
   Slopes...........Downslope 4-7 mph in the morning becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph in the afternoon.
   Ridges...........Northwest 5-8 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west 8-11 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......11800 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 12 mph in the morning shifting
                    to the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 6-9 mph.
   Ridges...........West 8-11 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH up 1-3
percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........West 6-9 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 5-8 mph.
   Ridges...........Northwest 7-10 mph.


$$

CAZ298-299-221445-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
334 PM PDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....52-57.
   24 HR Trend......Up 6-12 degrees.
Max Humidity........53-63 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 2-8 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Westerly 9-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....83-88.
   24 HR Trend......Up 2-4 degrees.
Min Humidity........14-24 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Up 3-5 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Westerly 9-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......13600 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 15 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min Temperature.....54-59.
   24 HR Trend......Up 1-3 degrees.
Max Humidity........50-60 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Down 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds.......Westerly 9-12 mph in the evening decreasing
                    to 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....84-89.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
Min Humidity........14-24 percent.
   24 HR Trend......Little change.
20-Foot Winds.......Westerly 5-8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Ventilation.........Very good.
Mixing height.......11800 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 10 mph in the morning shifting to
                    the west in the afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little
change.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest 9-12 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest 7-10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest 11-14 mph.


$$


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