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FNUS56 KHNX 182106  
FWFHNX  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR CENTRAL CALIFORNIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA  
206 PM PDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
DRY WEATHER AND LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS CAN BE  
EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK, AS A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE  
STRENGTHENS OVER THE REGION. TEMPERATURES WILL COOL DOWN TO NEAR  
NORMAL BY TUESDAY WITH DRY CONDITIONS CONTINUING WELL INTO NEXT  
WEEK. HUMIDITIES WILL CONTINUE TO EXPERIENCE POOR OVERNIGHT  
RECOVERY THROUGH TUESDAY, THEN BECOMING BETTER AS ONSHORE FLOW  
SETS UP BY MID WEEK.  
 
CAZ289>292-191445-  
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-  
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-  
NFDRS TREND AREAS 526 527  
206 PM PDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. HAZE.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 DEGREES.  
MAX HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-8 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. HAZE.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING  
TO THE NORTHWEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10800 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. HAZE.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-69.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........48-58 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-6 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. HAZE.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-101.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING  
TO THE WEST 3-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9600 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
EXTENDED
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. HAZE. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP  
1-3 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-6 MPH.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3  
PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH.  
 

 
 
CAZ293-191445-  
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-  
206 PM PDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. HAZE AND AREAS OF SMOKE.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........41-51 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 4 MPH.  
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING  
TO THE NORTHEAST 3-5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. HAZE AND AREAS OF SMOKE.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-100.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........10-20 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING  
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...........EAST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........GOOD.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8600 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO  
THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. HAZE AND AREAS OF SMOKE.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING  
SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH.  
RIDGES...........WEST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO  
THE EAST.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. HAZE.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........12-21 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING  
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-5 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...........EAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8900 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING  
TO THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
EXTENDED
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. HAZE. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP  
1-3 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-6 MPH.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3  
PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.  
RIDGES...........WEST 3-6 MPH.  
 

 
 
CAZ294-191445-  
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-  
NFDRS TREND AREAS 528 529  
206 PM PDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-73.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........42-52 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING  
SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH.  
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING  
TO THE NORTHEAST 3-5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........13-23 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING  
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING  
TO THE WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........GOOD.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......7800 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-73.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........37-47 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING  
SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 4 MPH.  
RIDGES...........WEST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO  
THE EAST.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-100.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........12-22 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING  
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...........EAST 4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO THE  
WEST 3-6 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING  
TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
EXTENDED
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE  
CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH UP 1-3  
PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH.  
 

 
 
CAZ296-191445-  
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-  
206 PM PDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. HAZE AND AREAS OF SMOKE.  
MIN TEMPERATURE....  
5000 FEET........61-66.  
8000 FEET........51-56.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........36-46 PERCENT.  
8000 FEET........42-52 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING  
SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH.  
RIDGES...........WEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING TO  
THE EAST 3-6 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. HAZE AND AREAS OF SMOKE.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
5000 FEET........84-89.  
8000 FEET........73-78.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........14-22 PERCENT.  
8000 FEET........17-25 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING  
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING  
INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 3-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9700 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING  
TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. HAZE AND AREAS OF SMOKE.  
MIN TEMPERATURE....  
5000 FEET........60-65.  
8000 FEET........50-55.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.  
8000 FEET........39-49 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING  
SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH.  
RIDGES...........WEST 3-12 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING  
SOUTH 3-6 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. HAZE.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
5000 FEET........82-87.  
8000 FEET........72-77.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........14-23 PERCENT.  
8000 FEET........15-23 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING  
INCREASING TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-11 MPH BY  
AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING  
TO SOUTHWEST 4-14 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO  
SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
EXTENDED
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. HAZE. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH  
LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-14 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 7-18 MPH.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-12 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTH 3-11 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 6-14 MPH.  
 

 
 
CAZ297-191445-  
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-  
NFDRS TREND AREAS 531 532 533 534  
206 PM PDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE....  
5000 FEET........62-67.  
8000 FEET........52-57.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........39-49 PERCENT.  
8000 FEET........46-56 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING  
SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH.  
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING  
SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
5000 FEET........85-90.  
8000 FEET........74-79.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........14-24 PERCENT.  
8000 FEET........18-28 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING  
TO UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING  
INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 5-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING  
TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE....  
5000 FEET........61-66.  
8000 FEET........52-57.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........33-43 PERCENT.  
8000 FEET........35-45 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-11 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING  
THEN WESTERLY 3-8 MPH.  
RIDGES...........WEST 3-13 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING DECREASING  
TO 3-8 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
5000 FEET........85-90.  
8000 FEET........73-78.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........12-22 PERCENT.  
8000 FEET........15-25 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 2-4 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING  
INCREASING TO WESTERLY 5-13 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO  
SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9900 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO  
SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
EXTENDED
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE  
CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-10 MPH.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 6-12 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 4-10 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-10 MPH.  
RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 3-12 MPH.  
 

 
 
CAZ295-191445-  
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-  
NFDRS TREND AREA 530  
206 PM PDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE....  
5000 FEET........63-68.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........33-43 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 6-12 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-14 MPH.  
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
5000 FEET........86-91.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........11-19 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-8 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING  
THEN WESTERLY 3-11 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...........NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING  
TO THE WEST 3-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......12200 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE....  
5000 FEET........63-68.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........26-36 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 4-10 PERCENT.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-12 MPH.  
RIDGES...........WEST 6-15 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING  
NORTHWEST 3-12 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
5000 FEET........86-91.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........  
5000 FEET........10-19 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING  
INCREASING TO 4-12 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES...........WEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO  
7-14 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......12600 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO  
AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
EXTENDED
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 1-3 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE  
CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-14 MPH.  
RIDGES...........WEST 7-19 MPH.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-13 MPH.  
RIDGES...........WEST 3-9 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS...  
SLOPES...........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-16 MPH.  
RIDGES...........WEST 4-15 MPH.  
 

 
 
CAZ298-299-191445-  
INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-  
NFDRS TREND AREA 519  
206 PM PDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....72-77.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 1-3 DEGREES.  
MAX HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-14 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....100-105.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........7-17 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-5 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......13300 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....71-76.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......DOWN 3-9 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4-13 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....99-104.  
24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
MIN HUMIDITY........9-19 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......UP 1-3 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO  
SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
VENTILATION.........EXCELLENT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......12600 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING  
INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 PERCENT.  
   
EXTENDED
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES DOWN 2-4 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH LITTLE  
CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7-19 MPH.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4-16 MPH.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES LITTLE CHANGE. MINIMUM RH LITTLE CHANGE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-13 MPH.  
 

 
 
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