Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CHORRO...CALPF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
604 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0452 PDT ON AUGUST 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
DRY SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL TO PERSIST THROUGH
THROUGH THURSDAY WITH ONLY SLIGHT VARIATIONS DAY TO DAY. HUMIDITIES
WILL LOWER INTO THE TEENS OVER THE WARMER MOUNTAIN AND INTERIOR
VALLEY  AREAS WITH ISOLATED SINGLE DIGITS. COASTAL AND ADJACENT
VALLEY AREAS WILL CONTINUE TO SEE A STEADY MARINE LAYER INFLUENCE
WITH ONSHORE FLOW. TEMPERATURES WILL BE AROUND SEASONAL NORMALS.
NORTHWESTERLY FLOW WILL INCREASE SOME OVER SANTA BARBARA COUNTY
ONCE AGAIN TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...THEN WEAKEN THROUGH THE MIDDLE
TO END OF THE WEEK. LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE BETWEEN
RUFUGIO AND GAVIOTA...WITH ISOLATED GUSTS OVER 40 MPH IN THE
HILLS. GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL IMPACT THE INTERIOR VALLEYS
INCLUDING THE ANTELOPE VALLEY...WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH EXPECTED. A
TROUGH WILL MOVE THROUGH NORTHERN CALIFORNIA BRINGING COOLER
CONDITIONS WITH INCREASED SOUTHWEST FLOW.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91.
MIN HUMIDITY........12 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
  SLOPE/VALLEY......VARIABLE 3 MPH BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
  RIDGETOP..........NORTH 4 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 12 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL BECOMING 9000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....VARIABLE 3 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52.
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
  SLOPE/VALLEY......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH
                    EARLY BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 5 MPH.
  RIDGETOP..........SOUTHWEST 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH EARLY
                    BECOMING NORTH 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL EARLY BECOMING 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH EARLY BECOMING VARIABLE 3 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...KAPLAN
REQUESTED BY...LPCC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150803.CHORR.01/LOX



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