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
150 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK LOW PRESSURE TROUGH OVER THE AREA WILL KEEP
THE THUNDERSTORM THREAT LIMITED TO THE SIERRA CREST THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DROP SOUTH
THROUGH CALIFORNIA THURSDAY...BRINGING COOLER TEMPERATURES AND A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER MUCH OF CENTRAL
CALIFORNIA. A THREAT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL LINGER OVER
THE SIERRA NEVADA FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.


CAZ289>292-061515-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
150 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH ON THE
                    WEST SIDE.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY 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 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY
                    THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH ON THE
                    WEST SIDE.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
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 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 7-14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH ON
                    THE WEST SIDE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 7-14 MPH. GUSTS AROUND 35 MPH ON
                    THE WEST SIDE.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200 PDT...THEN 2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES LITTLE
CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 6-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-9 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7-14 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-061515-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
150 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 2-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-11 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST 2-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY BY THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHWEST BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST 3-7 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY BY THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTH BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200 PDT...THEN 3.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES
DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-9 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 4-10
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-061515-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
150 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........39-44.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-18 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 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-18 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 9-19 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........35-40.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........75-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 12-24 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 8-17 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 13-25 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 9-19 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........50-55.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-13 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 6-13 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 5-11 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200 PDT...THEN 3.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 3-9 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-9 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 12-20 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 12-24 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 4-10 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 5-11
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 12-20 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 12-21 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-061515-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
150 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........38-43.
   8000 FEET........29-34.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-14 MPH IN THE EARLY
                    EVENING SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING
                    TO 4-9 MPH.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
                    THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET.
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 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WESTERLY 6-12 MPH BY THE
                    AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WEST 6-12 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200 PDT...THEN 3.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 8000 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........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-14 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 4-9 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 8-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST 4-9 MPH.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400 PDT...THEN 1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
                    SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 6500 FEET.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........52-57.
   8000 FEET........37-42.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-13 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........32-42 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 5-11 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 2-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH BY
                    THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........EAST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO SOUTHEAST 6-13 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200 PDT...THEN 3.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 5-11
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 6-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...SNOW SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES UP 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH
DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTH 10-19 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES UP
3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 7-13 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 7-14 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-061515-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
150 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 7-17 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-17 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 6-13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH BELOW
                    THE PASSES AND CANYONS.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY 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 7-15 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                    UP TO 45 MPH BELOW THE PASSES AND CANYONS.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 12-22 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 7-15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH
                    BELOW THE PASSES AND CANYONS.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-16 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UP 6-12 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-13 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 10-20 MPH BY AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                    AROUND 45 MPH BELOW THE PASSES AND CANYONS.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200 PDT...THEN 2.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-14 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES UP 5-11 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 8-18 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 2-8 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-9
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 8-18 MPH.


$$


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