Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 012238
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SPOT FORECAST FOR HAPPY CAMP COMPLEX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
338 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1517 PDT ON OCTOBER 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...OFFSHORE FLOW TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY WILL RESULT IN
INCREASING EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS OVER THE RIDGES. A SUBSIDENCE
INVERSION IS ALSO EXPECTED MAINLY ABOVE 5000 FEET BRINGING
MODERATE RECOVERIES. THE OFFSHORE FLOW WILL WEAKEN THURSDAY AFTERNOON
AND NIGHT, BUT POOR TO MODERATE RIDGE TOP RECOVERIES WILL CONTINUE INTO
FRIDAY MORNING DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH
TEMPERATURES HEATING UP FRIDAY INTO SUNDAY...FOLLOWED BY SLIGHT COOLING
EARLY NEXT WEEK. MODERATE RIDGE TOP HUMIDITY RECOVERIES ARE ALSO EXPECTED
THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39 BOTTOM. 53 TOP.
MAX HUMIDITY........38 PERCENT TOP. 75 PERCENT BOTTOM.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH TO NORTHEAST 0-2 MPH BOTTOM.
                    NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH TOP.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 3000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 9-15 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH TO NORTHEAST 1-3 MPH BOTTOM.
                    NORTHEAST 7-12 WITH GUST TO 18 MPH TOP.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71 TOP-85 BOTTOM.
MIN HUMIDITY........12 PERCENT BOTTOM 18 PERCENT TOP.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH TO NORTHEAST 1-3 MPH BOTTOM.
                    NORTHEAST 3-5 MPH TOP IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL RISING TO 5500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 6-12 MPH IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    NORTHEAST 4-8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH BOTTOM. NORTHEAST 7-12 WITH
                    A FEW GUST TO 15 TOP IN THE MORNING, THEN
                    DECREASING TO 4-7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...PETRUCELLI
REQUESTED BY...TERRY
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20141001.HAPPY.01/MFR







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