Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MIDDLE...YOSEMITE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
600 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1700 PDT ON AUGUST 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST AND NORTHERN CALIFORNIA THIS WEEKEND. AHEAD OF THE TROUGH...
WESTERLY WINDS WILL BEGIN INCREASING AS THE BURN SITE SEES BREEZY
CONDITIONS FRIDAY NIGHT OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN. LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS
WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG THE SIERRA CREST DURING THE WEEKEND ALONG WITH
COOLING TEMPERATURES AND SLIGHT IMPROVEMENTS IN HUMIDITY RECOVERY.


.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-73.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-24 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS 1-3 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE 3-6 MPH BY 1000 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH...INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH AFTER 1300 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FEET AGL IN THE MORNING...INCREASING TO
                    7100 FEET AGL BY 1500 PDT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 14 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-49 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 4-8 MPH UNTIL 2200 PDT...VARIABLE
                    3-6 MPH BETWEEN 2200 PDT AND 0100 PDT...
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH AFTER 0100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1100 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-71.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-31 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5-10 MPH AFTER 1000 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST 8-16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6500 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 18 MPH.


FORECASTER...MOLINA

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REQUESTED BY...ANSLEY SINGER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150827.MIDDL.01/HNX


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