Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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Spot Forecast for Summit RX...USFS
National Weather Service Reno NV
430 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 PDT on March 30.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National
Weather Service in Reno.

.DISCUSSION...
A fast moving cold front will drop south through the eastern
Sierra today with strong gusty winds and a few snow showers. There
is a slight chance of a thunderstorm. High pressure will return
for drier and warmer conditions.

.TODAY...

Sky/Weather.........Windy. Mostly cloudy with scattered snow
                    showers. A slight chance of a thunderstorm.
Temperature.........34-36 at ignition...Max 38-40...falling in the
                    afternoon.
RH..................70-74% at ignition...Min 44-48%.
20-Foot Winds.......West 18-24 mph with gusts 38-44 mph becoming
                    northwest 16-22 mph with gusts 32-40 mph after 1100.
Chc Wetting Rain....35% decreasing to 5% in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......9500-10000 ft MSL.
Transport Winds.....West-northwest 24-30 mph.
Ventilation.........Very good.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of snow showers in the evening.
Temperature.........Min 22-25.
RH..................Max 86-90%.
20-Foot Winds.......North-northeast 12-16 mph with gusts 22-28 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.
Mixing Height.......9000-9500 ft MSL decreasing to 7000-7500 ft MSL
                    after midnight.
Transport Winds.....North 14-22 mph.
Ventilation.........Good decreasing to poor after midnight.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
Temperature.........Max 45-48.
RH..................Min 36-40%.
20-Foot Winds.......East-northeast 10-14 mph with gusts 20-24 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.
Mixing Height.......7000-7500 ft MSL increasing to 8500-9000 ft MSL
                    in the afternoon.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 12-16 mph.
Ventilation.........Poor to fair.

$$
Forecaster...Hohmann/MLF
Requested by...Spencer Griscom
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705307.2/REV


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