546  
FNUS56 KEKA 151011  
FWFEKA  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA  
311 AM PDT WED AUG 15 2018  
 
...NORTHEAST WINDS GUSTING TO 25 MPH ACROSS THE RIDGES OF  
FIRE ZONE 203 DURING FRIDAY NIGHT...  
 
...HOT TEMPERATURES AND LOW RH ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH  
THE WEEKEND ACROSS FIRE ZONES 276, 277, AND 283...  
   
DISCUSSION
 
SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED THROUGH  
THURSDAY, WITH HOTTER AND DRIER CONDITIONS DEVELOPING FRIDAY  
THROUGH SUNDAY. IN ADDITION, LOCALLY GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS  
WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER INTERIOR DEL NORTE COUNTY FRIDAY NIGHT.  
 
CAZ201-160115-  
NORTH COAST-  
311 AM PDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE AND PATCHY FOG IN THE  
MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...72-82.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...36-46 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING  
WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-58.  
* MAX HUMIDITY...82-97 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE  
EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1  
TO 3 MPH.  
RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN  
THE MORNING.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-83.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...32-42 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING  
NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
CAZ202-160115-  
COASTAL MENDOCINO-  
311 AM PDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN  
THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...45-60 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.  
RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY  
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-57.  
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-96 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN  
THE MORNING.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-77.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...39-49 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.  
RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
CAZ203-204-160115-  
UPPER SMITH-LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH-  
311 AM PDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
..NORTHEAST RIDGETOP WINDS GUSTING TO 25 MPH FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...82-92.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...23-33 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING  
WEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
EVENING. AREAS OF SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE...56-64.  
* MAX HUMIDITY...61-76 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE  
EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2  
TO 4 MPH.  
RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE  
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...81-91.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING  
WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
CAZ211-212-160115-  
HOOPA-VAN DUZEN/MAD RIVER-  
311 AM PDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...81-91.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING  
WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-61.  
* MAX HUMIDITY...67-82 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE  
EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1  
TO 3 MPH.  
RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING  
VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...82-92.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...15-23 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING  
WEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
CAZ276-160115-  
INTERIOR MENDOCINO-  
311 AM PDT WED AUG 15 2018  
 
...HOT TEMPERATURES AND LOW RH ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH  
THE WEEKEND...  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN  
THE MORNING. AREAS OF SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...81-91.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-34 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING  
WEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE...50-60.  
* MAX HUMIDITY...70-85 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE  
EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2  
TO 4 MPH.  
RIDGES...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE  
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...82-92.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING  
NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
CAZ283-160115-  
TRINITY-  
311 AM PDT WED AUG 15 2018  
 
...HOT TEMPERATURES AND LOW RH ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH  
THE WEEKEND...  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...85-95.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-22 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING  
SOUTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-62.  
* MAX HUMIDITY...53-68 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE  
EVENING...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1  
TO 3 MPH.  
RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE  
EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...85-95.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...12-20 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING  
SOUTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
CAZ277-160115-  
W MENDOCINO NF/E MENDOCINO UNIT-  
311 AM PDT WED AUG 15 2018  
 
...HOT TEMPERATURES AND LOW RH ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH  
THE WEEKEND...  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...82-92.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-63.  
* MAX HUMIDITY...55-65 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING  
DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.  
RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE...83-93.  
* MIN HUMIDITY...13-20 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS...  
VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTH 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL....1.  
* CHC OF WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
   
EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
..NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST
 
   
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 49 TO 57. HIGHS 72 TO  
85. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 71 TO 84. NORTH  
WINDS 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 70 TO 83. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 57. HIGHS 67 TO 77.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 57. HIGHS 67 TO 77.  
   
..NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS  
90 TO 103. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 56 TO 64. HIGHS 91 TO  
104. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 56 TO 64. HIGHS  
92 TO 105. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 53 TO 62. HIGHS 87 TO 97.    
TUESDAY
 
CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 54 TO 63. HIGHS 87 TO 97.  
   
6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK
 
MONDAY AUGUST 20 THROUGH FRIDAY AUGUST 24, 2018...  
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.  
 

 
 
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