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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Central California
National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley - Hanford CA
250 PM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...A weak area of low pressure will remain anchored off
the southern California coast through Wednesday and bring a threat
of thunderstorms to mainly the Sierra each afternoon and evening.
Generally light slope and terrain winds can be expected through the
period. However...winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity of
thunderstorms. Little diurnal change in temperatures and humidities
is expected through the period.

CAZ289>292-211600-
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
nfdrs trend areas 526 527
250 PM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-72.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-76 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 5-12 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-98.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable 2-5 mph becoming northwest
up to 10 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest around 5 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-72.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-98.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Variable 2-5 mph becoming northwest
up to 10 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......11800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....West around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 4-10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......West 3-8 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-10 mph.





CAZ293-211600-
Mariposa Madera and Fresno County Foothills-
250 PM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy this evening with a slight chance
of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy later tonight.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-74 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph until 1930 PDT becoming
downslope less than 3 mph by 2030 PDT.
RIDGES...........West 5-8 mph early this evening shifting to
the northeast up to 4 mph by 2100 PDT.
LAL.................2 until 2000 PDT...otherwise 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning. Becoming mostly
cloudy in the afternoon with a slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
RIDGES...........East up to 5 mph in the morning shifting to the
southwest 5-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1 until 1300 PDT...then 2.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......8900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
the evening...otherwise partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-73 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph until 1930 PDT becoming
downslope less than 3 mph by 2030 PDT.
RIDGES...........Northeast 5-10 mph in the early evening becoming
southeast 4-7 mph after midnight.
LAL.................2 until 2000 PDT...otherwise 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
RIDGES...........Southeast up to 5 mph in the morning becoming
southwest 5-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Good.
Mixing height.......9500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
RIDGES...........West 3-7 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
RIDGES...........Northwest 3-6 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
RIDGES...........North 3-6 mph.





CAZ294-211600-
Tulare County Foothills-
nfdrs trend areas 528 529
250 PM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Slight chance of thunderstorms early this evening.
Otherwise partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-71 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph until about 1930 PDT
becoming downslope 3 mph or less by 2030 PDT.
RIDGES...........Southwest 5-8 mph this evening becoming east
3-6 mph by 2200 PDT.
LAL.................2 until 2000 PDT...otherwise 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph orless becoming upslope/upvalley
3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
RIDGES...........East to southeast 3-6 mph in the morning shifting
to the west 5-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1 until 1300 PDT...then 2.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12000 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
to the west in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Slight chance of early evening showers and
thunderstorms...otherwise partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph until 1930 PDT becoming
downslope less than 3 mph by 2030 PDT.
RIDGES...........Southwest 5-8 mph in the early evening becoming
East 3-7 mph by 2200 PDT.
LAL.................2 until 2000 PDT...then 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
RIDGES...........East to southeast 4-7 mph in the morning shifting to
the west 5-8 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Very good.
Mixing height.......9100 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
RIDGES...........West 3-7 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph.
RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
RIDGES...........West 3-6 mph.





CAZ296-211600-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
250 PM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers and thunderstorms early
this evening, otherwise partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
5000 FEET........55-60.
8000 FEET........44-49.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........74-84 percent.
8000 FEET........84-94 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph until 1930 PDT becoming
downslope less than 3 mph by 2030 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms early this evening.
RIDGES...........Southwest 5-8 mph early this evening shifting to
the east 4-7 mph by 2200 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms early this evening.
LAL.................3 until 2000 PDT...then 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning. Becoming cloudy by
early afternoon with scattered showers and
thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
5000 FEET........78-83.
8000 FEET........67-72.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........33-43 percent.
8000 FEET........33-43 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
RIDGES...........East to southeast 4-7 mph in the morning shifting
to the southwest 5-8 mph by afternoon.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
LAL.................1 until 1200 PDT...then 3.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly
during the evening hours, otherwise partly
cloudy.
Min temperature....
5000 FEET........56-61.
8000 FEET........44-49.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........74-84 percent.
8000 FEET........80-90 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph until 1930 PDT becoming
downslope less than 3 mph by 2030 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
RIDGES...........Southwest 5-8 mph in the early evening becoming
southeast 4-7 mph by 2200 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
LAL.................3 until 2000 PDT...then 2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning. Becoming cloudy by
early afternoon with scattered showers and
thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
5000 FEET........77-82.
8000 FEET........65-70.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........32-42 percent.
8000 FEET........37-47 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
RIDGES...........Southeast 4-7 mph in the morning becoming southwest
5-10 mph by afternoon.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2...increasing to 3 after 1200 PDT.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Temperatures
little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
RIDGES...........South 3-8 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
RIDGES...........Southeast 3-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-9 mph.
RIDGES...........Southeast 3-9 mph.





CAZ297-211600-
Tulare County Mountains-
nfdrs trend areas 531 532 533 534
250 PM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers and thunderstorms early
this evening, otherwise partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
5000 FEET........55-60.
8000 FEET........44-49.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........74-84 percent.
8000 FEET........84-94 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph until 1930 PDT becoming
downslope less than 3 mph by 2030 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
RIDGES...........Southwest 5-8 mph early this evening shifting to
the east 4-7 mph by 2200 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
LAL.................3 until 2000 PDT...then 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning. Becoming cloudy by
early afternoon with scattered showers and
thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
5000 FEET........78-83.
8000 FEET........67-72.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........33-43 percent.
8000 FEET........33-43 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
RIDGES...........East to southeast 4-7 mph in the morning shifting
to the southwest 5-8 mph by afternoon.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
LAL.................1 until 1200 PDT...then 3.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12900 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly
during the evening hours, otherwise partly
cloudy.
Min temperature....
5000 FEET........56-61.
8000 FEET........44-49.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........74-84 percent.
8000 FEET........80-90 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-6 mph until 1930 PDT becoming
downslope less than 3 mph by 2030 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
RIDGES...........Southwest 5-8 mph in the early evening becoming
southeast 4-7 mph by 2200 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
LAL.................3 until 2000 PDT...then 2.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning. Becoming cloudy by
early afternoon with scattered showers and
thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
5000 FEET........77-82.
8000 FEET........65-70.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........32-42 percent.
8000 FEET........37-47 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upvalley
3-6 mph by 1100 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
RIDGES...........Southeast 4-7 mph in the morning becoming southwest
5-10 mph by afternoon.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2...increasing to 3 after 1200 PDT.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......10800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast around 5 mph in the morning shifting
to the southwest in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Temperatures
little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
RIDGES...........South 3-8 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-7 mph.
RIDGES...........Southeast 3-7 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH down 2-4
percent.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........northeast to east 3-9 mph.
RIDGES...........Southeast 3-9 mph.






CAZ295-211600-
Kern County Mountains-
nfdrs trend area 530
250 PM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Isolated thunderstorms early this evening,
otherwise partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
5000 FEET........58-63.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........65-75 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Upslope/upcanyon 4-7 mph until about 1930 PDT
becoming downslope/downcanyon 2-4 mph by 2030 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
RIDGES...........West 8-18 mph this evening becoming east to
southeast 5-10 mph by midnight.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2 until 2000 PDT...then 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Chance of afternoon thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....
5000 FEET........82-87.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........22-32 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upcanyon
4-7 mph by 1100 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
RIDGES...........East to southeast 5-10 mph becoming west 8-18 mph
by afternoon.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
LAL.................1 until 1300 PDT...then 3.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......15400 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East 10 to 15 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Scattered early evening thunderstorms...otherwise
partly cloudy.
Min temperature....
5000 FEET........59-64.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........65-75 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Upslope/upcanyon 4-7 mph until about 1930 PDT
becoming downslope/downcanyon 2-4 mph by 2030 PDT.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
RIDGES...........West 8-18 mph in the evening becoming east 5-10 mph
by midnight.
Note...Winds will be gusty and erratic in the vicinity
of thunderstorms.
LAL.................3 until 2000 PDT...then 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....20 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....
5000 FEET........82-87.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........
5000 FEET........18-28 percent.
24 HR TREND......Down 3-5 percent.
WIND - 20 FOOT (10 MINUTE AVERAGE)
SLOPES...........Downslope 3 mph or less becoming upslope/upcanyon
4-7 mph by 1100 PDT.
RIDGES...........Southeast 5-10 mph in the morning shifting
to the west 7-17 mph by afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......12700 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 5 to 10 mph.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
RIDGES...........Northwest 3-8 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 1-3 degrees. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-8 mph.
RIDGES...........Northwest 3-9 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS...
SLOPES...........Upslope/upvalley 3-10 mph.
RIDGES...........North 4-9 mph.





CAZ298-299-211600-
Indian Wells Valley-Southeastern Kern County Desert-
nfdrs trend area 519
250 PM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-72.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-50 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 12-22 mph earlyl this evening
decreasing to 5-10 mph .
LAL.................1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of afternoon
thunderstorms.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-100.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-19 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 5-10 mph becoming southwest
10-20 mph during the afternoon.
LAL.................1...increasing to 2 by 1300 PDT.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......16300 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 mph in the morning
increasing to southeast around 15 mph in the
afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Isolated early evening thunderstorms...
otherwise partly cloudy.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-72.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-54 percent.
24 HR TREND......Up 2-4 percent.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 12-22 mph in the early evening
becoming southeast 4-10 mph after midnight.
LAL.................2 until 2000 PDT...otherwise 1.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-100.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-19 percent.
24 HR TREND......Little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southeast 5-10 mph in the morning becoming
south to southwest 10-20 mph during the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
VENTILATION.........Excellent.
Mixing height.......11800 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East around 5 mph in the morning shifting to
the south in the afternoon.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0 percent.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Southwest 3-8 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......Northwest 3-12 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Clear. Temperatures little change. Minimum RH little change.
20-FOOT WINDS.......North 3-9 mph.




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