Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MEADOW...YNP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
556 PM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1712 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK UPPER LOW WILL REMAIN ALONG THE CENTRAL
CALIFORNIA COAST TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...THEN LIFT NORTHEAST
ACROSS THE FIRE SATURDAY NIGHT AND INTO NEVADA BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER THE
FIRE THIS EVENING THEN AGAIN SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO REBUILD BY MONDAY FOR A
GRADUAL WARMING AND DRYING TREND THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....BASE 51-53.TOP 41-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO EAST BY 2200 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO LESS THAN 500 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 3 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....BASE 69-71.TOP 59-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPG IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO WEST BY 1100 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 6000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....BASE 51-53.TOP 41-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO EAST BY 2200 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO LESS THAN 500 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 2 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...DS
REQUESTED BY...MEREDITH WENDT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140919.MEADO.01/HNX



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