Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLUE CREEK FIRE...USFS UMF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
220 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0924 PDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...HOT AND DRY WITH MODERATE HAINES THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS...

.DISCUSSION...STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE THE WEATHER THROUGH
THE END OF THE WEEK.  TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB THROUGH THE PERIOD.
RH`S WILL BE LOW WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES.  THE AIR MASS WILL
BECOME MORE UNSTABLE...RESULTING IN HAINES NEAR 5.  INCREASING
MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY EARLY NEXT WEEK MAY BRING THUNDERSTORMS
NEAR THE BURN SITE.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***
***FORECAST IS VALID FOR 12 HOURS AFTER ISSUANCE***

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95 VALLEYS...88 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........9 PERCENT VALLEYS...13 PERCENT RIDGES.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY WINDS 2-7 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH-SOUTHWEST 3-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 6500 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    7 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97 VALLEYS...90 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........7 PERCENT VALLEYS...10 PERCENT RIDGES.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY WINDS 2-7 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 3-7 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST-WEST 5-10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 7500 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 3 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 69 TO 74. HIGHS 94 TO 99. SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO
7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 69 TO 74. HIGHS 89 TO 94. SOUTHWEST WINDS
4 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 68 TO 73. HIGHS 85 TO 90. SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...MARY WISTER
REQUESTED BY...JOE BLAZEK
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150729.BLUEC.01/PDT


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