Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR EILER...USFS CA-LNF-HCRD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
744 PM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1841 PDT ON AUGUST 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DROP SOUTHWARD FROM
THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST AND OVER THE FIRE SITE LATE TODAY (SUNDAY)...
AND SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY. LITTLE TEMPERATURE AND HUMIDITY
CHANGE TODAY (SUNDAY) FROM YESTERDAY...THEN A LITTLE COOLER WITH
WINDS MODERATELY SHIFTING FROM THE WEST TO THE EAST LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT AND MONDAY AS THE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE DROPS SOUTHWARD. THIS
WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A WARMING AND DRYING TREND FOR THE MIDDLE OF
THE WEEK.


.TODAY (SUNDAY)...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 4 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST 4 TO 7 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST TO WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 7000 FT AGL LATE IN THE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 3 MPH IN THE EARLY
                    MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST 6 TO
                    12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-56.
MAX HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES...67-73
                    PERCENT LOWER SLOPES AND DRAINAGES.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    BECOMING NORTHEAST TO SOUTHEAST LESS THAN
                    4 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    DECREASING TO 5 TO 12 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 100-300 FT AGL IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    DECREASING TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.


FORECASTER...JHM
REQUESTED BY...GREG MAYER
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140823.EILER.01/STO

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