Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DARK HOLE...YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
931 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1955 PDT ON JULY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A DRY SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL PREVAIL OVER
THE FIRE AREA THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. WHILE A FEW CLOUDS WILL BE
OBSERVED...THE PATTERN WILL REMAIN DRY WITH MINIMAL CONVECTIVE
POTENTIAL THROUGH SATURDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL GRADUALLY WARM WITH
LOWERING HUMIDITIES AS HIGH PRESSURE STRENGTHENS OVER THE REGION.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 76-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 16-20 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 1-3 MPH...INCREASING TO 2-5 MPH AFTER
                    1300 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHEAST 2-4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 4-7 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS TO 12 MPH AFTER 1200 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 5000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 52-55.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 55-60 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST 3-5 MPH...BECOMING EAST TO SOUTHEAST
                    2-4 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO LESS THAN 500 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 3 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 79-82.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 15-19 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 1-3 MPH INCREASING TO 2-5 MPH AFTER
                    1200 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH 2-4 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    3-7 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 12 MPH AFTER 1200 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.


FORECASTER...BEAN

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REQUESTED BY...MEREDITH WENDT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140723.DARKH.01/HNX





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