Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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Spot Forecast for SCHAEFFER FIRE...USFS
National Weather Service Hanford CA
957 PM PDT Thu Jul 27 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0600 PDT on July 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A very weak trough will remain along the coast with high pressure
over the desert southwest. This will bring a drier southwest flow
aloft over the fire area for the next few days. Temperatures will
trend a little warmer with relative humidity trending down. Winds
will remain terrain influenced.


.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....78-83.
Min humidity........17-22 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Upslope 2-4 mph. Afternoon gusts up to 7 mph.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...Southeast 3-7 mph in the morning becoming south
                    6-12 mph around 1200 then southwest around 1600.
Mixing height.......600 ft AGL in the morning increasing to 7600 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....South around 9 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....46-50.
Max humidity........70-77 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Downslope 1-3 mph.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...Southwest to west 3-8 mph in the early evening
                    shifting to the southeast 2-6 mph.
Mixing height.......Lowering to around 500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 9 mph in the evening then southeast.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....78-83.
Min humidity........15-18 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Upslope 2-4 mph. Afternoon gusts to 7 mph.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...Southeast 3-6 mph in the early morning
                    shifting to the south to southwest 3-7 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Increasing to 9000 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....South around 8 mph.

$$
Forecaster...BEAN
Requested by...CHRIS SCOTT
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1713263.2/HNX



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