Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for INDIAN...INYO NATIONAL FOREST
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
520 AM PDT Tue Aug 22 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0700 PDT on August 22.

If conditions become unrepresentative...or if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast...please contact our office at
(702) 263-9750.

.DISCUSSION...The focus area for thunderstorm activity shifts north to
the southern Great Basin today, then returns to much of the region
Wednesday as an area of low pressure approaches. Monsoon moisture
decreases and thunderstorm chances end for most of the area on
Thursday. High pressure regains control Friday, with dry and hot
weather expected through the weekend.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....59-64.
Min humidity........30-32 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....Southeast 12 to 17 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL increasing to 9000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....40-45.
Max humidity........94-99 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....South 11 to 16 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......4000-5000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 knots.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Good to excellent.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....58-63.
Min humidity........33-35 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming southeast
                    around 10 mph in the afternoon.
  10000 ft wind.....Southeast 11 to 19 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....20 percent.
LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL increasing to 10000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Excellent.

$$
Forecaster...Salmen
Requested by...CARMEN JOHN
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714681.1/VEF
.EMAIL cjohn@fs.fed.us


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