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
204 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING ACROSS THE REGION
WILL KEEP SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SIERRA
NEVADA TONIGHT. THE THUNDERSTORM THREAT WILL BE LIMITED TO NEAR
THE SIERRA CREST AGAIN TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY AFTERNOONS. A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DROP SOUTH THROUGH CALIFORNIA THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY...BRINGING COOLER TEMPERATURES AND AT A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER MUCH OF CENTRAL CALIFORNIA. A THREAT OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL LINGER OVER THE SIERRA NEVADA
SATURDAY.



CAZ289>292-051500-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
204 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-14 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-9 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST TO WEST 3-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 3-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-051500-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
204 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-16 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST 3 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING BECOMING
                    WEST 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    EAST.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........LIGHT IN THE EARLY MORNING BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........LIGHT IN THE EARLY MORNING BECOMING WEST 4-8
                    MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES
LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-9 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-11 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-051500-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
204 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........43-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-17 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN WESTERLY 3-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-17 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........63-68.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-13 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 5-17 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-11 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WEST 6-17 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........67-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-19 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST 3-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6-18 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-11 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 6-13 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-14 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE WEST 6-14 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10-21 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 10-22 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 9-21 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 13-25 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 1-3
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 13-25 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 17-29 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-051500-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
204 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...DECREASING TO A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 10000 FEET.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........40-45.
   8000 FEET........31-36.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........72-82 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........75-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTH 6 MPH.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...MAINLY NEAR THE CREST. SNOW LEVEL
                    10000 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........67-72.
   8000 FEET........51-56.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........25-35 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2-3.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-14 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................2-3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
                    THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON NEAR THE CREST. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........63-68.
   8000 FEET........47-52.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........23-33 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
COOLER. TEMPERATURES DOWN 7-13 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-13 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 6-13 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 7-13 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-19 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 9-16 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 4-14 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 4-15 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-051500-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
204 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-17 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 3-14 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 12 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    5-17 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-20 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 3-14 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 9-21 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 9-16 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 12-24 MPH.


$$


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