Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 282205
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SPOT FORECAST FOR PUMICE FLAT...LIFC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
305 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1444 PDT ON JULY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING WITH DRY FUELS...

.DISCUSSION...CLOUDS WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD UP INTO EARLY THIS
EVENING AND COULD NOT RULE OUT AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM OR TWO
NEAR OR OVER THE BURN AREA BETWEEN NOW AND 8 PM PDT. DRY
WEATHER IS EXPECTED TONIGHT WITH MID TEMPERATURES. THUNDERSTORM
CHANCES WILL INCREASE ON TUESDAY, ESPECIALLY IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EARLY EVENING. KEEP IN MIND THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR GUSTY AND
ERRATIC WINDS NEAR AND WITHIN THUNDERSTORMS. THUNDERSTORM THREAT
CONTINUES INTO WEDNESDAY.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS NEAR
                    OR OVER THE BURN AREA.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 0-2 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    POSSIBLE NEAR ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 3-5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS. MOST
                    PRIOR TO 9 PM PDT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 0-2 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING CALM.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
LAL.................2 IN THE EVENING, THEN 1.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST 2-4 MPH IN THE EVENING, BECOMING VARIABLE
                    1-3 MPH OVERNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....CALM IN THE MORNING. VARIABLE 1-3 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON, EXCEPT FOR GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7000 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 6-11 MPH.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 1-3 MPH IN THE MORNING. SOUTHWEST 2-5 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...PETRUCELLI
REQUESTED BY...JENKS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140728.PUMIC.01/MFR







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