weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
NWS Homepage
This page is being discontinued on March 12, 2014.
The same data is available at this site. Please update your bookmarks.
Thank you, and we apologize for the inconvenience.
Please send an email to SR-SRH.Webmaster@noaa.gov with any concerns.


Current Version
Previous Version:    01  02  03  04  05  06  07  
[Printable]
078
FNUS56 KHNX 222112
FWFHNX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
212 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...A DRY SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL PREVAIL OVER THE
REGION THROUGH WEDNESDAY. WHILE A FEW CLOUDS WILL BE OBSERVED...
THE PATTERN WILL REMAIN DRY WITH MINIMAL CONVECTIVE POTENTIAL. A
MODERATELY STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL BRING MARINE AIR INTO THE SAN
JOAQUIN VALLEY AND LOWER FOOTHILLS THROUGH WEDNESDAY PROVIDING FOR
BREEZY CONDITIONS OVER THE PASS LEVEL AND COOLER CONDITIONS ACROSS
THE VALLEY FLOOR. SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH
MIDWEEK WITH LITTLE DIURNAL CHANGE IN HUMIDITIES. LOWER HUMIDITIES
AND MUCH WARMER WEATHER IS LIKELY TOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK.


CAZ289>292-231445-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527
212 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-9 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ293-294-231445-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529
212 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 11-23 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 3-7 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 4-9 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST 4 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-98.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 4-8 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-8 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-9 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH.


$$

CAZ295-231445-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREA 530
212 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........59-64.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 10-20 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WEST 10-15 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 12-16 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    DECREASING TO 7-11 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........83-88.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........19-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 10-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........60-65.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........WESTERLY 10-16 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 11-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........87-92.
   24 HR TREND......UP 3-5 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........12-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
   RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 8-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 3-5 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-16 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 4-16 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-15 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 3-15 MPH.


$$

CAZ296-297-231445-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534
212 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........52-57.
   8000 FEET........48-53.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........53-63 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 14-30 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-13 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN WESTERLY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 10-16 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........85-90.
   8000 FEET........72-77.
   24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........18-28 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........16-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    THEN WESTERLY 7-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 10-15 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........52-57.
   8000 FEET........49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   5000 FEET........49-59 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    THEN WESTERLY 3-6 MPH.
   RIDGES...........WEST 7-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   5000 FEET........88-93.
   8000 FEET........75-80.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY.......
   5000 FEET........13-23 PERCENT.
   8000 FEET........11-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-8 PERCENT.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES UP 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH DOWN 2-4 PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-13 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-12 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-13 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 3-5
PERCENT..
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-9 MPH.


$$

CAZ298-299-231445-
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
NFDRS TREND AREA 519
212 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........41-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 7-17 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-18 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 5-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-23 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......DOWN 5-11 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-15 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO
                    THE SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....100-105.
   24 HR TREND......UP 2-4 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........8-18 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-13 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-16 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6-17 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE
CHANGE..
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-17 MPH.


$$


MV

WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD








U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE