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
353 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE DESERT SOUTHWEST WILL KEEP
WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS OVER THE DISTRICT TODAY. SOUTHERLY FLOW
OVER THE AREA WILL ALLOW FOR SOME HIGH LEVEL MOISTURE TO SPREAD
INTO THE AREA AT TIMES AND PROVIDE FOR INCREASING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA ON MONDAY. A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST ON TUESDAY
AND THEN SOUTH INTO CALIFORNIA BY THURSDAY RESULTING IN AN ONSHORE
FLOW PATTERN AND A COOLING TREND OVER THE DISTRICT TUESDAY THROUGH
THE END OF NEXT WEEK.

CAZ289>292-032200-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
353 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO WEST 8-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 12-16 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING TO
                    4-8 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-12 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-12 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-6 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP
3-7 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-032200-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
353 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 15-19 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO WEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-7 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-032200-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
353 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........72-77.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........13-23 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    8-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........53-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-14 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 4-8 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........66-71.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-6 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    8-16 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP
1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-7 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-20 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-032200-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
353 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........73-78.
   8000 FEET........56-61.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........12-22 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........41-46.
   8000 FEET........32-37.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........68-78 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........67-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 10-14 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    EAST 3-6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........69-74.
   8000 FEET........53-58.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........21-31 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 8-16 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES
DOWN 5-7 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 8-16 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-032200-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
353 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 10-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 6-12 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 10-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP
1-3 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-7 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP
2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.


$$

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