Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MI-WOK PILES...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
659 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1550 PST ON MARCH 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
UPPER AIR DISTURBANCE OFF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST COAST WILL DROP
SOUTHWARD ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY (MONDAY) KICKING THE
UPPER LOW OVER SOCAL INTO THE DESERT SOUTHWEST. THIS DISTURBANCE
WILL BRING COOLER TEMPERATURES AND UNSETTLED WEATHER CONDITIONS
OVER THE BURN SITE TODAY. HOWEVER...PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WILL
BE VERY LIGHT AS THE SYSTEM WILL BE DEPRIVED OF MOISTURE. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO BUILD OVER THE REGION AND BEGIN A WARMING
TREND ON TUESDAY.


.TODAY (MONDAY)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 80 PERCENT IN THE MORNING...RISING ABOVE
                    90 PERCENT DURING THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....VARIABLE UP TO 3 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST UP TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
CWR.................50 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 1000 FT AGL IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST UP TO 6 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....NORTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH.
   RIDGETOP.........NORTHEAST UP TO 7 MPH.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 4 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
   RIDGETOP.........NORTHWEST TO NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.


FORECASTER...JHM
REQUESTED BY...JASON SANDOVAL
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150302.MIWOK.01/STO

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