Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PILOT SHADED FUEL BREAK FB 9A...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
953 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PST ON MARCH 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...UPPER LEVEL RIDGING WILL BEGIN TO DEVELOP OVER
THE WEST COAST TODAY AND THEN PERSIST INTO THIS COMING
WEEKEND. THE DEVELOPING RIDGE WILL RESULT IN DRY CONDITIONS AND
A GRADUAL WARMING TREND THROUGH THE WEEK.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42 TO 46.
MIN HUMIDITY........50 TO 60 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTH 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34 TO 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........65 TO 75 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE OR EAST 4 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTH 8 TO 12 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE EAST AT
                    5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46 TO 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 TO 40 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS 4 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1100 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 11 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

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FORECASTER...PALMQUIST
REQUESTED BY...MATT DAIGLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150303.PILOT.01/EKA



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