Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BEALE M-60 RANGE...BEALE FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
925 PM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 PDT ON AUGUST 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL SWING EASTWARD THROUGH THE GREAT BASIN WITH
DRY AND STABLE NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT BEHIND IT OVER THE FIRE SITE.
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING ACROSS OREGON AND INTO NORTHWEST
NEVADA TODAY AND TONIGHT IS EXPECTED TO RESULT IN LIGHT EASTERLY OR
DOWNSLOPE WINDS EARLY THIS MORNING AND AGAIN LATE TONIGHT...WITH
WESTERLY FLOW DURING THE AFTERNOON AS THE THERMAL TROUGH DEVELOPS
OVER THE CENTRAL VALLEY.


.TODAY (SATURDAY)...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65 TO 70 AT 0900...MAX 89-94 IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT AT 0900...MIN 22-27 PERCENT IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....EAST WINDS UP TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST TO WEST 4 TO 7 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 6000 FT AGL EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........EAST LESS THAN 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    WEST TO NORTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....WEST TO NORTHWEST UP TO 6 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    BECOMING SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 100 FT AGL IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........WEST TO NORTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.


FORECASTER...JHM
REQUESTED BY...CAPT GILES
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140823.BEALE.01/STO

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