Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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Spot Forecast for Indian...Inyo National Forest
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
740 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0800 PDT on August 19.

If conditions become unrepresentative...or if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast...please contact our office at
(702) 263-9750.

.DISCUSSION...The atmosphere will destabilize along the western
slopes of southern Sierra Nevada once again this afternoon.
Thunderstorms will be scattered in coverage from Fresno County
northward and with isolated coverage in Tulare County.
The forecast calls for similar thunderstorm chances on Sunday.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly Cloudy. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....70-75.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....Southeast 8 to 15 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......8000 ft AGL increasing to 11000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 knots
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4.
Ventilation.........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....47-52.
Max humidity........65-75 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Southeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    northeast after midnight.
  10000 ft wind.....Southeast 7 to 12 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL decreasing to 3000 ft AGL after
                    midnight.
Transport winds.....East around 10 knots.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Fair to excellent.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........23-28 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........East winds around 10 mph shifting to the south
                    in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....Southeast 8 to 15 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL increasing to 10000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Light winds becoming southeast around 10 knots
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Good to excellent.

$$
Forecaster...Pierce
Requested by...Carmen John
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714592.0/VEF
.EMAIL cjohn@jps.net


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