Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Spot Forecast for Butler...USFS
National Weather Service Medford OR
644 AM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 PST on February 20.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Low pressure will move south along the Oregon coast
today and then inland over northern California tonight. This will
bring snow to the project, especially late tonight and Wednesday
morning. Winds will be light and variable this morning, then
become south today ahead of the system and north tomorrow behind
the system.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy in the morning, then mostly
                    cloudy with a slight chance of snow in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....34-37.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Light and variable this morning becoming south
                    at 2-4 mph this afternoon.
WIND (20 FT)........Light and variable this morning becoming south
                    at 4-7 mph this afternoon.
Mixing height.......500 ft AGL increasing to 4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 5 mph this morning, becoming south
                    5-10 mph this afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy with snow likely. 1-3 inches
                    possible.
Min temperature.....26-28.
Max humidity........90-100 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....South 2-4 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........South 3-6 mph.
Mixing height.......4500 ft AGL decreasing to 1000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph.
CWR.................40 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow likely in the morning,
                    then a slight chance of snow showers in the
                    afternoon. 1-3 inches possible.
Max temperature.....38-40.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Light and variable this morning becoming north
                    at 2-4 mph this afternoon.
WIND (20 FT)........Light and variable this morning becoming north
                    at 3-6 mph this afternoon.
Mixing height.......1000 ft AGL increasing to 5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 5-10 mph.
CWR.................20 percent.

$$
Forecaster...WRIGHT
Requested by...Jenna Scott
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1802200.0/MFR



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