Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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Spot Forecast for BUTTE...U.S. FOREST SERVICE
National Weather Service Hanford CA
1041 PM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0700 PDT on August 21.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Low pressure will remain over Southern California
for the next few days keeping the easterly flow aloft in place over
the fire area. Moisture and instability will continue over the
area with daily threats of afternoon and early evening thunderstorms.
Winds will be terrain driven except for gusty and erratic in direction
near any thunderstorm. Temperatures and humidity will show little
day to day change.

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    A 60 percent chance of thunderstorms after 1300.
Max temperature.....74-78.
Min humidity........25-30 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Downslope 1-3 mph through 0800 then upslope 4-7 with gusts to 12 mph.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...East 10-14 mph.
Mixing height.......Increasing to 9000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 13 mph.

.MONDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of
                    thunderstorms through 2000.
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........60-65 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Downslope 2-5 mph.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...South 4-6 mph.
Mixing height.......200-400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 3 mph.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A 40 percent chance of thunderstorms
                    after 1300.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........26-31 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Downslope 1-3 mph through 0800 then upslope 4-7 with gusts to 12 mph.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...Southwest 4-7 mph.
Mixing height.......Increasing to 8400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 4 mph.

$$
Forecaster...DUDLEY
Requested by...BURT STALTER
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714570.2/HNX



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