Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DOG VALLEY PILES...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
600 AM PST THU JAN 12 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 PST ON JANUARY 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO.

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAKER WINTER STORM WILL PUSH THROUGH THE AREA THURSDAY BRINGING
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2-4 INCHES TO THE BURN SITE. DRIER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH TUESDAY WITH POOR MIXING
AND INVERSIONS LIKELY. ANOTHER WET STORM IS LIKELY THE MIDDLE OR
END OF NEXT WEEK.


.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW.
TEMPERATURE.........21 AT IGNITION...MAX 23-25.
HUMIDITY............91% AT IGNITION...MIN 85-90%.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST AROUND 6 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....85%.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT MSL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5-8 MPH.
VENTILATION.........POOR TO MARGINAL.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 13.
HUMIDITY............MAX 96%.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 3-5 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....10%.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT MSL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
VENTILATION.........POOR.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                     THE MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 31.
HUMIDITY............MIN 59%.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 3-7 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....0%.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000-7500 FT MSL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.
VENTILATION.........POOR.

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FORECASTER...JOHNSON/WALLMANN
REQUESTED BY...STEVE HOWELL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700243.1/REV



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