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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
402 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

DISCUSSION... A SERIES OF LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS WILL BEGIN TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA TODAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. THIS WILL BRING PERIODS OF WETTING RAINS AND HIGHER ELEVATION SNOWFALL.

NORTHERN SIERRA INCLUDING THE TAHOE AND ELDORADO NF/S WEST OF THE
SIERRA CREST-
402 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE........57-64 LOWER ELEVATIONS...EXCEPT 48-58
HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...........23-37 PERCENT LOWER ELEVATIONS...EXCEPT
17-25 PERCENT HIGH ELEVATIONS.
* 20-FOOT WINDS..........
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 16 MPH.
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 22 TO 34 MPH WITH
LOCAL GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
* CWR....................0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER............AT LOWER ELEVATIONS...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS...A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL 6500 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE........37-43 LOWER ELEVATIONS...EXCEPT 28-36
HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...........67-82 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS..........
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 14 MPH.
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WINDY. SOUTH WINDS 21 TO 33 MPH WITH LOCAL
GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* CWR....................40 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER............RAIN AT LOWER ELEVATIONS...AND RAIN AND
SNOW AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS. SNOW LEVEL 6000 FEET DECREASING TO
5500 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE........43-49 LOWER ELEVATIONS...EXCEPT 35-41
HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...........45-60 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS..........
* VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 16 MPH.
* RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WINDY. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 32 MPH WITH LOCAL
GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* CWR....................70 PERCENT.