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Spot Forecast for Capitan...CNF MONT
National Weather Service SAN DIEGO CA
500 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1700 PDT on October 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
Critical fire weather conditions are expected on Monday as gusty
east winds and extremely low humidity prevail through the day.
Winds are forecast to peak between around 0800 and 1400 PDT, then
weaken very slightly during the late afternoon and evening. Very
poor humidity recovery Monday night with winds strengthening after
midnight. Stronger east winds with hot and dry conditions will
continue into Tuesday.

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 97.
Min humidity........5 percent.
Eye Level Winds.....East winds 7 to 12 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
Wind (20 FT)........
 Slopes.............East winds 10 to 17 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
 Ridgetop...........East 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.


.MONDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 73.
Max humidity........15 percent.
Eye Level Winds.....East winds 8 to 13 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
Wind (20 FT)........
 Slopes.............East winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts to 30
                    mph...becoming 40 mph after midnight.
 Ridgetop...........Northeast 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.


$$
Forecaster...STEFANIE SULLIVAN
Requested by...Chris Brenzel
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1717702.0/SGX
.EMAIL cbrenzel@fs.fed.us



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