Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for INDIAN...INYO NATIONAL FOREST
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
452 PM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1700 PDT on August 21.

If conditions become unrepresentative...or if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast...please contact our office at
(702) 263-9750.

.DISCUSSION...Low pressure circulating along the southern California
Coast will keep a south-southeast flow aloft over the southern Sierra
through Tuesday. The best potential for showers and thunderstorms
with wetting rain will remain north of the Indian Fire.

.REST OF TODAY.

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A few light showers possible
                    through early evening.
Max temperature.....68-70.
Min humidity........33-35 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........East winds 7 to 12 mph through early evening.
  10000 ft wind.....Southeast 14 to 19 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....5 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......9000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 knots.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Excellent.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....44-49.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........East 3 to 6 mph after sunset becoming
                    northeast 4 to 8 mph after midnight.
  10000 ft wind.....Southeast 14 to 19 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL decreasing to 3000 ft AGL after
                    midnight.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Excellent decreasing to good after midnight.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny becoming partly cloudy in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........27-29 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........East winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the south
                    in the afternoon.
  10000 ft wind.....South 12 to 19 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL increasing to 8000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 knots.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Excellent.

$$
Forecaster...Adair
Requested by...CARMEN JOHN
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714681.0/VEF
.EMAIL cjohn@fs.fed.us


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