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
152 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

*** NOTICE TO USERS...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HANFORD WILL
 BEGIN A HIGH FIRE SEASON SCHEDULE EFFECTIVE MONDAY MORNING APRIL
 20TH. FORECASTS WILL BE ISSUED DAILY BY 7 AM PDT AND 330 PM PDT.
 NFDRS FORECASTS WILL BE ISSUED EACH AFTERNOON. ***

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO CALIFORNIA THIS
EVENING...BRINGING A THREAT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE
HIGH COUNTRY OF THE SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA THROUGH MONDAY. ANOTHER
TROUGH WILL MOVE DOWN THE WEST COAST BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.
THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO
MUCH OF THE DISTRICT BY WEDNESDAY.


CAZ289>292-191445-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
152 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 4-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 4-7 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    5-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-8 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-9
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-9 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-8 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-191445-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
152 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-22 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-7 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 5-8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    EAST 4-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
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
                    NORTHWEST 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-8 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING EASTERLY.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-9 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........EASTERLY 5-8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 6-9 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 6-12 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 4-10
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 7-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-191445-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
152 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........56-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 8-18 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH BECOMING DOWNSLOPE
                    3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-11 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........71-76.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 5-8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........42-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........62-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH BECOMING DOWNSLOPE
                    3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-11 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........17-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 5-8 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTH 8-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-11 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 5-11
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 9-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 13-16 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 9-12 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-191445-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
152 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........37-42.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........73-83 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-22 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-8 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 9500
                    FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........73-78.
   8000 FEET........56-61.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........16-26 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 8-11 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1100 PDT...THEN 2.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SNOW
                    LEVEL 10000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........74-84 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........66-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-11 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2300 PDT...THEN 1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 9500
                    FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........72-77.
   8000 FEET........54-59.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........20-30 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 8-11 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 8-11 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP
6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 7-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 8-11 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 7-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........EAST 8-11 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-191445-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
152 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........39-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 9-13 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 9-13 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHEAST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 9-13 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST 4-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 7-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 12-16 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 16-20 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 9-12 MPH.


$$


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