Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MIDDLE FIRE...YOSEMITE NATL PARK-FIRE MANAGEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
1057 PM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1758 PDT ON JULY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL MAINTAIN
HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS AT THE FIRE WEDNESDAY. MONSOONAL
MOISTURE WILL APPROACH FROM THE SOUTH BY THURSDAY...BRINGING
INCREASING HUMIDITIES AND A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH FRIDAY. WINDS WILL REMAIN GENERALLY LIGHT AND
TERRAIN-DRIVEN EXCEPT IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.


.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-81.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-16 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH EARLY...BECOMING UPSLOPE
                    3-7 MPH AFTER 0900 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH 3-6 MPH BECOMING WESTERLY 4-9 MPH
                    AFTER 1000 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 4 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 7 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-52.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-68 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH AFTER 2000 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH BECOMING EASTERLY 5-11 MPH
                    AFTER 2100 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING BELOW 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 7 MPH AFTER 2300 PDT.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY EARLY...INCREASING CUMULUS BUILDUPS
                    DURING THE AFTERNOON WITH A VERY SLIGHT CHANCE
                    FOR A THUNDERSTORM.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-20 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH EARLY...BECOMING UPSLOPE
                    3-7 MPH AFTER 0900 PDT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    POSSIBLE IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST TO SOUTHEAST 4-8 MPH BECOMING WEST 5-11 MPH
                    AFTER 1000 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 7 MPH EXCEPT BECOMING WEST AROUND
                    8 MPH BELOW 4000 FT AGL AFTER 1100 PDT.


$$
FORECASTER...BAGNALL
REQUESTED BY...ANSLEY SINGER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150728.MIDDL.01/HNX


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