Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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FNUS76 KSTO 271425
FWSSTO

SPOT FORECAST FOR ALDER SPRINGS UNDERSTORY...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
625 AM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PST ON FEBRUARY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A COOL AND WET SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE BURNSITE AREA TODAY THROUGH
SATURDAY WITH INCREASING HUMIDITY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS. MEDIUM
CONFIDENCE FOR WETTING RAINS. SNOW LEVELS WILL BE AROUND 5500 FT
TODAY THEN LOWER TO AROUND 3500 FT ON SATURDAY. A BREAK IN THE
WET WEATHER WILL OCCUR SUNDAY THRU MONDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE A
SECOND WAVE OF LIGHT PRECIPITATION IS POSSIBLE MONDAY NIGHT INTO
TUESDAY. DRY AND WARM BY WEDNESDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS UP TO
                    25 MPH.
   RIDGETOP.........NORTHWEST 10 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING.
   RIDGETOP.........NORTHWEST 8 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....NORTH WINDS 4 TO 10 MPH.
   RIDGETOP.........NORTH 5 MPH.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.


FORECASTER...JBB
REQUESTED BY...JOE SEAN KENNEDY
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150227.ALDER.01/STO

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