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ROUTINE FIRE WX PLANNING FCST
 
 FNUS56 KHNX 262100
FWFHNX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
200 PM PDT THU MAR 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER
CALIFORNIA TODAY AND FRIDAY AND BRING DRY WEATHER...LIGHT TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS AND UNSEASONABLY WARM AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES TO THE
DISTRICT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE RIDGE WILL GET FLATTENED BY THE
PASSAGE OF A WEAK SHORT WAVE TROUGH THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY. SLIGHTLY HIGHER HUMIDITIES AND COOLER
TEMPERATURES CAN BE EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND WITH LITTLE MORE THAN
ISOLATED AFTERNOON SHOWERS ALONG THE SIERRA CREST.


CAZ289>292-271430-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
200 PM PDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-81 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
TO THE NORTHWEST.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO THE NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-11 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-9 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-271430-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
200 PM PDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING THEN
EASTERLY 3-7 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTH 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
THE EAST.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY BY THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........EAST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
THE SOUTHWEST BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTH 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
THE EAST 2-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY BY THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........EAST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
THE WEST BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 4-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-271430-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
200 PM PDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........47-52.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........56-66 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
THEN EASTERLY 3-7 MPH.
RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........73-78.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........14-24 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........EAST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
THE SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........46-51.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........59-69 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 6-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........71-76.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........20-30 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 6-13 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING DECREASING
TO 3-8 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-11 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTH 5-10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTH 6-13 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-16 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 12-22 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-271430-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
200 PM PDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........41-46.
8000 FEET........33-38.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........79-89 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........68-78 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
THEN EASTERLY 2-5 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
SHIFTING TO THE EAST 2-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........75-80.
8000 FEET........58-63.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........16-26 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
INCREASING TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH
BY THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO THE SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........41-46.
8000 FEET........33-38.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........74-84 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........64-74 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-7 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
THE SOUTH 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON
SHOWERS NEAR THE CREST.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........72-77.
8000 FEET........57-62.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
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 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY BY THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
THE SOUTHWEST 4-9 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-11 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 4-9 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-11 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-271430-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
200 PM PDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
TO THE NORTH 2-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-21 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
TO EAST 3-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........48-58 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-9 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
THE SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-15 MPH.

$$

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