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ROUTINE FIRE WX PLANNING FCST
 
 FNUS56 KHNX 242056
FWFHNX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
1256 PM PST TUE FEB 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...A SUBTLE WARMING AND DRYING TREND WILL TAKE PLACE
OVER THE REGION THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS OVER THE AREA. A STORM SYSTEM WILL APPROACH THE REGION ON
FRIDAY RESULTING IN A COOLING TREND. RAIN AND HIGH ELEVATION SNOW
WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND.

CAZ289>292-251515-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
1256 PM PST TUE FEB 24 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AND FROST.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-83 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
TO THE NORTHEAST 4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG AND FROST IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-43 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. PATCHY FOG.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
TO THE SOUTHEAST 4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-51 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
THE NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 4-10 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 3-6 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-251515-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
1256 PM PST TUE FEB 24 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTH 4 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
THE NORTHEAST 3 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
THEN WESTERLY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO THE WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-89 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH.
RIDGES...........EAST 3 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO THE WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH UP 7-17 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 9 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH.
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-9 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-251515-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
1256 PM PST TUE FEB 24 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........36-41.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........59-69 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
THEN WESTERLY 7 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
DECREASING TO 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........55-60.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........23-33 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
DECREASING TO 9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........38-43.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........57-67 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
TO THE WEST 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........55-60.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
INCREASING TO 8-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........WEST 11 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
10-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 9-19
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10-20 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 9-24 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES
DOWN 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-12 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-14 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 15-29 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 8-15 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 12-23 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-251515-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
1256 PM PST TUE FEB 24 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........34-39.
8000 FEET........26-31.
24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........74-84 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........63-73 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 7 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTH 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........59-64.
8000 FEET........47-52.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........24-34 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 11 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTH 13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........35-40.
8000 FEET........27-32.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........67-77 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 8 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTH 9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
THE NORTHWEST 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........57-62.
8000 FEET........44-49.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........28-38 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
THEN WESTERLY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO THE WEST 3-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES
DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 9-19 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-12 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 4-13 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 6-12 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-14 MPH.
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-14 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-12 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 14-29 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-251515-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
1256 PM PST TUE FEB 24 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 11 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING TO
7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO THE NORTHEAST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-66 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
TO THE WEST 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
3-13 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 8-18
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 9-18 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 9-23 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-11 MPH.


$$


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