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
228 AM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK LOW PRESSURE TROUGH OVER THE AREA WILL KEEP
THE THUNDERSTORM THREAT LIMITED TO THE SIERRA CREST THIS
AFTERNOON. A COLDER...STRONGER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DROP
SOUTH THROUGH CALIFORNIA THURSDAY AND INTO FRIDAY...BRINGING
COOLER TEMPERATURES AND A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER
MUCH OF CENTRAL CALIFORNIA. THE THREAT OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL LINGER OVER THE SIERRA NEVADA SATURDAY.
AFTERWARD...HIGH PRESSURE WILL RETURN...ALONG WITH WARMER AND DRY
WEATHER.


CAZ289>292-062330-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
228 AM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-10 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-13 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHEAST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 4-9
DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-8 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-062330-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
228 AM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-8 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 4-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-9 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 4-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 5-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-062330-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
228 AM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 7-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-14 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 10-15 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN
                    THE EVENING.
   RIDGES...........WEST 12-17 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........50-55.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 8-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-12 MPH IN THE MORNING TURNING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 5-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-9 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES UP 5-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 12-17 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 16-21 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 5-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 8-13
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 10-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 12-18 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-062330-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
228 AM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........62-67.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........24-34 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING THEN
                    BECOMING WESTERLY 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH IN THE MORNING THEN
                    BECOMING WEST 5-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 8500 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........36-41.
   8000 FEET........25-30.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........74-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS
                    AND SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 6500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........51-56.
   8000 FEET........36-41.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 8-13 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........31-41 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING WESTERLY 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 8-13
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 6-11 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES UP 4-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 11-16 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES UP 5-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN
9-14 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-062330-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
228 AM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-12 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 12-17 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 12-17 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 8-13 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 8-13 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 11-16 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8-13 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES UP 5-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-15 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 5-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-10
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 12-17 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH.


$$

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