Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WEST FORK...JDIDC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
1243 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1226 PDT ON AUGUST 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...UPPER LEVEL RIDGE REMAINS OVER THE REGION TODAY WITH
HOT DRY CONDITIONS. HUMIDITIES WILL BE VERY LOW AGAIN WITH 5-15
PERCENT. MOISTURE MOVING NORTHWARD FROM CALIFORNIA WILL BRING INCREASING
MID AND HIGH LEVEL CLOUDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE.
AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL THEN MOVE INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST MONDAY
AND TUESDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING COOLER TEMPERATURES HIGHER HUMIDITY
AND BREEZY WEST WINDS.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***
***FORECAST IS VALID FOR 12 HOURS AFTER ISSUANCE***

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM.
CWR.................05 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-89.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-16 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH 5-10 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTH 6-12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6-11 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH 5-10 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTH 6-12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL DECREASING TO NEAR SURFACE AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST 7-14 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHWEST 8-15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 8000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 7-15 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).

$$
FORECASTER...RC
REQUESTED BY...JENNY MARTIN
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150802.WESTF.01/PDT



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