Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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FNUS75 KREV 051423
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SPOT FORECAST FOR DRY CREEK UNDERBURN UNIT 5
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
723 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

...WET WEEK AHEAD WITH THUNDERSTORMS...

DISCUSSION...SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE WILL INCREASE TODAY AS
A TROUGH APPROACHES THE WEST COAST. STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS TO 40 MPH AND SMALL HAIL. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN IS
POSSIBLE WITH STORMS TODAY AND FRIDAY.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 900 PDT 5/5/16
   WEATHER............SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                      MORNING BECOMING SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
                      THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON
   TEMPERATURE........44-46...MAX 54-57.
   HUMIDITY...........65-75%...MIN 50-53%
   WIND...20 FOOT.....VARIABLE 3 TO 7 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 7
                      TO 14 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                      ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT......8400-9800 FT MSL INCREASING TO 11600-12100
                      FT MSL IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MIXING WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
   CHC WETTING RAIN...70%.
   LAL................4.

FOR TONIGHT
   WEATHER............SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING
                      BECOMING SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                      THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   TEMPERATURE........MIN 35-38.
   HUMIDITY...........MAX 98-100%.
   WIND...20 FOOT.....WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                      WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC WETTING RAIN...60%
   LAL................4.

OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY
   WEATHER............SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                      THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
                      AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE........MAX 52-54.
   HUMIDITY...........MIN 58-61%.
   WIND...20 FOOT.....UPSLOPE 3 TO 7 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 8 TO
                      10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                      WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT......7700-8200 FT MSL INCREASING TO 10500-11000 FT
                      MSL IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MIXING WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
   CHC WETTING RAIN...60%.
   LAL................3.

FORECASTER...EDAN/HOHMANN

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REQUESTED BY...LINDA FERGUSON
REASON FOR REQUEST...UNDER THE INTERAGENCY AGREEMENT FOR METEOROLOGICAL SERVICES (USFS, BLM, NPS, USFWS, BIA).


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