Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 301957
FWSMFR

SPOT FORECAST FOR CABLE CROSSING...OREGON DEPT FORESTRY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1257 PM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1221 PDT ON JULY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR AFTERNOON
HAINES INDEX VALUES OF 6 WITH VERY DRY AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS...

.DISCUSSION...VERY HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...WITH HAINES 6 DRY AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS AFFECTING THE
WILDFIRE THIS AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY AFTERNOON. UPSLOPE AND UPCANYON
WINDS WILL BECOME ENHANCED IN THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS THE NEXT COUPLE
DAYS...WITH THE UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES SEEING MORE NORTH WINDS THAN THE
VALLEYS. POOR TO MODERATE RECOVERIES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING
ON THE UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES. THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD STAY WELL SOUTH OF
THE FIRE ON FRIDAY...BUT CHANCES INCREASE FOR THUNDERSTORMS AFFECTING
THE FIRE SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...AND ESPECIALLY MONDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 99.
MIN HUMIDITY........12 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE/UPCANYON WEST NORTHWEST 1 TO 3 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 5 MPH EARLY...THEN BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON WEST
                    NORTHWEST 4 TO 6 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 10 MPH AFTER 1600.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON WEST NORTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY...THEN BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON
                    WEST NORTHWEST 11 TO 14 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 18 MPH AFTER 1600.
                    UPPER SLOPES WILL SEE NORTHWEST WINDS IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....TOP OF FIRE: AROUND 67.
                    BOTTOM OF FIRE: AROUND 62.
MAX HUMIDITY........TOP OF FIRE: 40 PERCENT.
                    BOTTOM OF FIRE: 60 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST DOWNCANYON 1 TO 3 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST DOWNCANYON 2 TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 99.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE/UPCANYON WEST NORTHWEST 1 TO 3 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 5 MPH EARLY...THEN BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON WEST
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 12 MPH AFTER 1600.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON WEST NORTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY...THEN BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON
                    WEST NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH AFTER 1600.
                    UPPER SLOPES OF FIRE WILL SEE NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 WITH
                    GUSTS TO 20 MPH AFTER 1600.

$$
FORECASTER...KEENE
REQUESTED BY...DENNIS PERILLI
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150730.CABLE.01/MFR



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