NOAA Fire Weather Forecast Stanislaus National Forest

 
Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Northern California
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
147 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...Gusty Sierra ridgetops winds late Thursday...

.DISCUSSION...

Lighter terrain driven wind expected over the next several days
with continued low humidity through midweek. Pacific storm is
forecast to bring wetting rain, cooler temperatures, and gusty wind
Thursday into Friday. Gusty ridgetop winds ahead of the incoming storm
will create brief periods of elevated fire weather conditions before
the rain begins. Warm and dry weather returns this weekend.

 CAZ221-269-182100-
Stanislaus NF West of the Sierra Crest-
Northern Sierra Including the Tahoe and Eldorado NF/S West of the
Sierra Crest-
147 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...Gusty Sierra ridgetops winds late Thursday...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature........48-53 lower elevations...except 35-45
higher elevations.
* 24 HR Trend..........5 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity...........32-47 percent lower elevations...except
43-58 percent high elevations.
* 24 HR Trend..........6 percent up.
* 20-Foot Winds..........
* Valleys/Lwr Slopes...East winds 5 to 11 mph.
* Ridges/Upr Slopes....South winds 7 to 13 mph.
* LAL....................1.
* CWR....................0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature........73-78 lower elevations...except 60-70
higher elevations.
* 24 HR Trend..........Little change.
* Min Humidity...........18-26 percent.
* 24 HR Trend..........7 percent up.
* 20-Foot Winds..........
* Valleys/Lwr Slopes...East winds 6 to 12 mph shifting to the
southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
* Ridges/Upr Slopes....South winds 8 to 14 mph.
* LAL....................1.
* CWR....................0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature........47-52 lower elevations...except 35-45
higher elevations.
* Max Humidity...........46-61 percent lower elevations...except
62-77 percent high elevations.
* 20-Foot Winds..........
* Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Southeast winds 4 to 10 mph.
* Ridges/Upr Slopes....South winds 10 to 16 mph.
* LAL....................1.
* CWR....................0 percent.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather............Partly cloudy until late afternoon, then
mostly cloudy with a chance of rain late in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature........60-66 lower elevations...except 49-57
higher elevations.
* Min Humidity...........24-39 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds..........
* Valleys/Lwr Slopes...South winds 10 to 16 mph.
* Ridges/Upr Slopes....Breezy. Southwest winds 16 to 28 mph with
local gusts up to 40 mph.
* LAL....................1.
* CWR....................0 percent.


 
.Extended...

...Shasta County Mountains and Coastal Range
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows 33 to 43. Southwest winds 18 to
28 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers.
Highs 47 to 56. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 32 to 42. West winds up to
13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Not as cool. Partly cloudy. Highs 53 to 62. Southwest
winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. West winds up to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Warmer. Mostly sunny. Highs 63 to 73. Northwest winds
up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 51. North winds 5 to
10 mph.

...Northern Sierra and Lassen Park
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows 33 to 43. South winds 13 to 23 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs
50 to 57. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 31 to 41. Northwest winds up
to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Warmer. Mostly sunny. Highs 58 to 66. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 47. Variable less than
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Warmer. Mostly sunny. Highs 67 to 73. North winds up to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 51. North winds 5 to
10 mph.

...Sierra Nevada Foothills
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 42 to
48. South winds 13 to 23 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs
57 to 64. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 46. North winds up to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Warmer. Mostly sunny. Highs 65 to 72. North winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 52. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 73 to 78. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 55. North winds 5 to
10 mph.

...Central Valley and Delta
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 47 to
52. South winds 13 to 23 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 66 to 71. West winds up to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 42 to 47. Northwest winds up
to 13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 72 to 77. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 52. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 78 to 83. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 55. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
Information from NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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