Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Spot Forecast for Lease Land Fields 2017...USFWS
National Weather Service Medford OR
1028 AM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 PDT on March 29.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Dry weather will continue into early this afternoon.
A front will move into the burn area this afternoon bringing an
increase chance of rain. Gusty southwest winds are expected ahead
of the front this afternoon and evening. Cool and showery weather
will move in tonight and continue into Thursday. Also gusty winds
will continue on Thursday. Dry and milder weather returns Friday.


.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....56-58.
Min humidity........52 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Northeast 3-6 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest 6-11 with gusts to 18 mph in the
                    afternoon.
WIND (20 FT)........Northeast 4-7 mph in the morning becoming
                    south to southwest 10-15 with gusts to 25 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......increasing to 5800 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 20-30 mph.
CWR.................12 percent.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Rain likely.
Min temperature.....35-37.
Max humidity........95 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Southwest 5-9 with gusts to 12 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........Southwest 7-12 mph with gusts to 18 mph.
Mixing height.......5300 ft AGL decreasing to 1800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 19-25 mph.
CWR.................80 percent.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain rain and
                    snow showers.
Max temperature.....45-47.
Min humidity........49 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Northwest 10-15 with gusts to 22 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........Northwest 15-25 mph with gusts to
                    around 35 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft AGL increasing to 6400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 20-35 mph.
CWR.................22 percent.

$$
Forecaster...PETRUCELLI
Requested by...David Goheen
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705478.0/MFR



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