Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GREEN MOUNTAIN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1232 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PST ON FEBRUARY 11.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
DRY WEATHER WITH WARM DAYTIME TEMPERATURES THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.
UPPER RIDGE AXIS HAS SHIFTED EAST OF THE BURN SITE AND SOUTHWEST
FLOW ALOFT WILL SPREAD HIGH CLOUDINESS OVER THE FIRE SITE THROUGH
THURSDAY. FORECAST MODEL SOUNDINGS INDICATE VERY STEEP OR STRONG
TEMPERATURE INVERSIONS WILL BE PRESENT THURSDAY...UP TO AROUND
1500 TO 2000 FEET. SURFACE WINDS WILL BE LIGHT OR TERRAIN DRIVEN
WITH SOME MIXING OCCURRING DURING THE AFTERNOON.


.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........VARIABLE HIGH CLOUDINESS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH UP TO 5 MPH AFTER
                    1100.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 7 TO 14 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 1500-2000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JM
REQUESTED BY...PAT BELL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160211.GREEN.01/STO



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