Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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FNUS76 KPDT 281752
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SPOT FORECAST FOR FALLS CREEK FIRE...BMIDC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
1052 AM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1038 PDT ON AUGUST 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...WINDY ON SATURDAY...

.DISCUSSION...A LARGE UPPER LOW REMAINS OFFSHORE TODAY WITH A
SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT OVER THE REGION. THE LOW WILL MOVE INLAND
ACROSS THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST LATER TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. THIS WILL
BRING INCREASING WINDS TO THE AREA. STRONGEST WEST TO SOUTHWEST
WINDS WILL LIKELY BE LATE MORNING INTO THE AFTERNOON. MUCH OF THE
DISTRICT WILL SEE LITTLE TO NO RAIN AS THE FRONT MOVES THROUGH.
ANOTHER SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY AND MAY
BRING A BETTER CHANCE OF SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES WILL BE MUCH COOLER
THIS WEEKEND.

***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.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-77.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE 3-7 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST 12-22 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH SOUTHWEST 15-30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-71.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST 12-20 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST 20-40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).

$$
FORECASTER...RC
REQUESTED BY...JENNY REINHEARDT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150828.FALLS.02/PDT



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