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FNUS56 KMTR 281330  
FWFMTR  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND  
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA  
224 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
NOTE: THIS IS A RETRANSMISSION OF YESTERDAYS AFTERNOON FORECAST... IT IS NOT  
AN UPDATE. THE FORECAST IS ISSUED ONCE DAILY BY 330 PM IN THE LOW SEASON  
   
DISCUSSION
 
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC  
WILL RIDGE ACROSS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY  
MAINTAINING LIGHT TO MODERATE NORTHWESTERLY WINDS ACROSS THE  
REGION. LINGERING BOUNDARY LEVEL MOISTURE WILL RESULT IN PARTLY  
CLOUDY SKIES WITH GOOD HUMIDITY RECOVERIES OVERNIGHT. DRY WEATHER  
WILL PREVAIL THROUGH MIDWEEK BEFORE A QUICK MOVING SYSTEM MOVES  
THROUGH THE FIRE DISTRICT ON THURSDAY BRINGING A CHANCE OF RAIN TO  
THE AREA THURSDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL RETURN BY FRIDAY  
WITH DRY WEATHER EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY.  
 
NOTE : ALL WINDS ARE 20-FOOT WINDS UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED.  
THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG, GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS.  
 

 
 
CAZ006-505-508-509-529-282130-  
SAN FRANCISCO-  
COASTAL NORTH BAY...INCLUDING POINT REYES NATIONAL SEASHORE-  
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SHORELINE-SAN FRANCISCO PENINSULA COAST-  
NORTHERN MONTEREY BAY-  
224 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-73.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........45-55%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* MARINE LAYER........NONE.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-52.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........90-100%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-75.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........55-65% EXCEPT 50% FROM 500 TO 1000 FEET.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 40S TO MID 50S.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. LOWS IN THE 40S  
TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN THE  
40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.  
 

 
 
CAZ530-282130-  
SOUTHERN MONTEREY BAY AND BIG SUR COAST-  
224 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-72.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........45-55%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST  
5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* MARINE LAYER........NONE.  
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........90-100%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-73.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........55-65%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS  
NEAR 50.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN THE  
40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.  
 

 
 
CAZ506-510-513-282130-  
NORTH BAY INTERIOR VALLEYS-EAST BAY INTERIOR VALLEYS-  
SANTA CLARA VALLEY...INCLUDING SAN JOSE-  
224 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-78.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........35-45%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* MARINE LAYER........NONE.  
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........90-100%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-80.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........45-55%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 40S TO MID 50S.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. LOWS IN THE 40S  
TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN THE  
40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S.  
 

 
 
CAZ516-528-282130-  
SOUTHERN SALINAS VALLEY...ARROYO SECO...AND LAKE SAN ANTONIO-  
NORTHERN SALINAS VALLEY...HOLLISTER VALLEY...AND CARMEL VALLEY-  
224 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........35-45%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* MARINE LAYER........NONE.  
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........90-100%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-80.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........35-45%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S.  
 

 
 
CAZ507-282130-  
NORTH BAY MOUNTAINS-  
224 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-75.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........25-35%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP  
TO 30 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* MARINE LAYER........NONE.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......6700 FT ASL.  
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........65-85% EXCEPT 50-70% ABOVE 2000 FEET.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP  
TO 30 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......9600 FT ASL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-77.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........40-50% EXCEPT 30-40% ABOVE 2000 FEET.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS  
UP TO 30 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......9500 FT ASL.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.    
THURSDAY
 
COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.  
LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. LOWS IN THE 40S  
TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN THE  
40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.  
 

 
 
CAZ512-282130-  
SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS-  
224 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-72.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........35-45%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
20 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* MARINE LAYER........NONE.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......7200 FT ASL.  
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........80-100% EXCEPT 60-80% ABOVE 2000 FEET.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......10200 FT ASL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-76.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........45-55%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......10100 FT ASL.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.    
THURSDAY
 
COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.  
LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. LOWS IN THE  
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN THE  
40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S.  
 

 
 
CAZ511-282130-  
EAST BAY HILLS AND DIABLO RANGE-  
224 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-69 EXCEPT 56-61 IN THE SAN ANTONIO VALLEY.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........25-35% EXCEPT 40% IN THE SAN ANTONIO  
VALLEY.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP  
TO 30 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* MARINE LAYER........NONE.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......7200 FT ASL.  
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........70-90% EXCEPT 55-75% IN THE SAN ANTONIO  
VALLEY.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25  
MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......9900 FT ASL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-75.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........40-50%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS  
TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......9900 FT ASL.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 40S TO MID 50S.    
THURSDAY
 
COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS  
IN THE 50S TO MID 60S.    
FRIDAY
 
CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. LOWS IN THE 40S TO  
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN THE  
40S TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.  
 

 
 
CAZ517-518-282130-  
SANTA LUCIA MOUNTAINS AND LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-  
MOUNTAINS OF SAN BENITO AND INTERIOR MONTEREY COUNTY INCLUDING  
PINNACLES NATIONAL PARK-  
224 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-71.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........35-45%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP  
TO 30 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* MARINE LAYER........NONE.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......7400 FT ASL.  
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-48.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........75-95% EXCEPT 60-80% ABOVE 2000 FEET.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
25 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......10000 FT ASL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-79.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........35-45%.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......  
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 30 MPH.  
* CWR.................0%.  
* LAL.................1.  
* FREEZING LEVEL......9800 FT ASL.  
 
   
EXTENDED
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 40S TO MID 50S.    
THURSDAY
 
COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS  
IN THE 50S TO MID 60S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. LOWS IN THE 30S  
TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. LOWS IN  
THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.  
 

 
 
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