Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SADDLE...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
956 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2037 PDT ON JULY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A BUILDING UPPER RIDGE AND OFFSHORE LOW-LEVEL FLOW
WILL PROLONG DRY WEATHER AND GENERATE HOT TEMPERATURES FOR
INTERIOR NW CALIFORNIA. MODERATE OFFSHORE FLOW WILL CONTRIBUTE TO
LOW RH VALUES AND POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
FUEL MOISTURE LEVELS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE TO DRY OVER THE NEXT
FEW DAYS. WINDS WILL DIMINISH ON WEDNESDAY. SOUTHERLY FLOW AND
INCREASING MOISTURE MAY BRING THUNDERSTORM CHANCES TO INLAND
AREAS THIS WEEKEND.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 93.
MIN HUMIDITY........13 TO 18 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING NORTH
                    IN THE LATE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 62.
MAX HUMIDITY........40 TO 45 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST 3 TO 6 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 19 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST 4 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 95.
MIN HUMIDITY........8 TO 13 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND THEN NORTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE LATE
                    AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 19 MPH...BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND THEN NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE LATE
                    AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND THEN NORTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE LATE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...AYLWARD
REQUESTED BY...U S F S
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150727.SADDL.01/EKA



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