Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CABIN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
322 PM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1437 PDT ON JULY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE IN THE VICINITY OF THE FIRE
THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS AS A SOUTHERLY FLOW OF MONSOONAL MOISTURE
CONTINUES. WINDS ALOFT WILL SHIFT TO SOUTHWESTERLY LATER THIS
WEEKEND AND BRING A SLIGHTLY DRIER AND MORE STABLE AIR MASS OVER
THE FIRE SUNDAY WITH A DIMINISHED THREAT OF THUNDERSTORMS. WINDS
WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC IN THE PROXIMITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS IN THE VICINITY
                    UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT. 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF A
                    THUNDERSTORM FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 4-7 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BY 2130 PDT. GUSTS TO
                    17 MPH POSSIBLE EARLY THIS EVENING.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHEAST 12-16 MPH.
                    NOTE...WINDS GUSTY AND ERRATIC THIS EVENING
                    WHILE THUNDERSTORMS ARE IN THE AREA.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO LESS THAN 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 14 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 60 PERCENT CHANCE OF
                    AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE
                    4-7 MPH BY 1100 PDT. GUSTS TO 17 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 12-16 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO ABOUT 7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 14 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. 60 PERCENT CHANCE OF AN EARLY
                    EVENING THUNDERSTORM...DECREASING TO 20 PERCENT
                    BY 2100 PDT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 4-7 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH BY 2130 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 7-12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800-6500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 900-1100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHERLY 10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF AN
                    AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORM.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 3 MPH OR LESS BECOMING UPSLOPE 3-6 MPH
                    BY 1100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST 7-12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO ABOUT 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...DURFEE

REQUESTED BY...BOB PATTON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150731.CABIN.01/HNX


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