Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FALLS CREEK FIRE...BMIDC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
1121 AM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1058 PDT ON AUGUST 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL REMAIN OFFSHORE
TODAY AND FRIDAY WITH A SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW OVER THE REGION ALLOWING
CONTINUED HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS. THE TROUGH WILL MOVE INLAND ACROSS
THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST THIS WEEKEND PUSHING A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE
AREA SATURDAY. THIS WILL BRING A BETTER CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION ALONG
WITH COOLER TEMPERATURES AND HIGHER HUMIDITY PLUS STRONGER WINDS.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***
***FORECAST IS VALID FOR 12 HOURS AFTER ISSUANCE***

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPCANYON/UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........DRAINAGE LESS THAN 3 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPCANYON/UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).

$$
FORECASTER...JOE SOLOMON
REQUESTED BY...JENNY REINHEARDT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150827.FALLS.01/PDT



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