Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SAND...CAL FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
858 PM PDT FRI JUL 25 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2025 PDT ON JULY 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT OVER THE FIRE AREA TONIGHT AND TURN
FROM THE WEST AND SOUTHWEST TO THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT AS
TYPICAL DRAINAGE WINDS DEVELOP. EAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE DURING
THE MORNING AND TURN WEST AROUND 11 AM. GUSTS UP TO 18 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE DURING PEAK HEATING 2-6PM. OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES WILL BE
POOR AND AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES LOW.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING EAST TO 5 TO 10 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH
                    AROUND MIDNIGHT AND CONTINUING INTO THE
                    EARLY MORNING.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....99-103.
MIN HUMIDITY........8-12 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                    TO 10 MPH AROUND 11 AM AND CONTINUING THROUGH
                    THE THE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 18 MPH
                    BETWEEN 2PM-6PM.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHEAST 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH AROUND 11 AM AND CONTINUING
                    THROUGH THE THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7000-8200 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 6 MPH.


FORECASTER...CS
REQUESTED BY...DALE MCGILL
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140725.SAND_.01/STO

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