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ROUTINE FIRE WX PLANNING FCST
 
 FNUS56 KHNX 272202
FWFHNX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
202 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DROP SOUTHWARD INTO THE
REGION TONIGHT. THIS STORM WILL BRING RAIN AND SNOW TONIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY WITH THE BEST CHANCES LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY.
THIS SYSTEM WILL ALSO BRING MUCH COLDER AIR INTO THE REGION
SATURDAY WITH LOWERING SNOW LEVELS. COOL AND UNSETTLED CONDITIONS
WILL CONTINUE ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY WITH A NORTHERLY FLOW
PREVAILING OVER THE AREA. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INLAND ON
WEDNESDAY...BRINGING A WARMING AND DRYING TREND TO THE DISTRICT
FOR THE REMAINDER OF NEXT WEEK.

CAZ289>292-282300-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
202 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-98 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
TO SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-66 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-91 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 11-15 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-66 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP
1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE
CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
4-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 3-6 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-282300-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
202 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-98 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........WEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
SOUTHWEST 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........64-74 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........SOUTH 2-5 MPH.
RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 8-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........SOUTH 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
NORTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
NORTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........64-74 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO WEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........WEST 3-6 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE.
MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 4-6 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
5-9 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-5 MPH.
RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-282300-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
202 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SNOW LEVEL 6000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........29-34.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........86-96 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 8-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........WEST 8-16 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL
4500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........39-44.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 8-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........47-57 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
4000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........28-33.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........83-93 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
TO NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
TO NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
4000 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........40-45.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........51-61 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO SOUTH BY AFTERNOON.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
TO SOUTH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE.
MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE.
MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 6-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
18-24 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........EAST 4-8 MPH.
RIDGES...........EAST 6-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-282300-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
202 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........31-36.
8000 FEET........19-24.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........83-93 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........80-90 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........38-43.
8000 FEET........24-29.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 10-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........54-64 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........59-69 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 7-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........WEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
NORTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
NORTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........29-34.
8000 FEET........18-23.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........81-91 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........79-89 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........NORTHEAST 3-7 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
5000 FEET........40-45.
8000 FEET........26-31.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
5000 FEET........52-62 PERCENT.
8000 FEET........62-72 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........NORTH 3-6 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTH 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-7 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........WEST 4-8 MPH.
RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MINIMUM RH DOWN 6-10 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 7-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
19-25 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........NORTHEAST 4-8 MPH.
RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 6-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-282300-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
202 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 8-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-55 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-85 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
DECREASING TO 4-8 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-60 PERCENT.
24 HR TREND......UP 3-7 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE
CHANGE. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-7 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE
CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
13-17 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 6-12 MPH.


$$

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