Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BALD  H-1...LASSEN NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
754 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1900 PDT ON JULY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THE THREAT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AT THE FIRE SITE HAS ENDED
FOR THE REST OF THE NIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD STAY
EAST OF THE FIRE SITE IN LASSEN COUNTY ON FRIDAY. WEATHER
CONDITIONS AT THE FIRE SITE WILL CONTINUE TO BE VERY WARM AND DRY
WITH WINDS THAT ARE PRIMARILY TERRAIN DRIVEN...EXCEPT FOR
RIDGETOP WINDS WHICH SHOULD REMAIN MODERATE FROM THE WEST.
RH VALUES WILL BE SLIGHTLY DRIER THE NEXT FEW DAYS AS MOISTURE
LEAVES THE REGION.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MAX HUMIDITY........30-36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 8 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    OR DOWNSLOPE UP TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST TO NORTHWEST 10 TO 18 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 100-300 FT AGL THIS EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST TO NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95 AT LOWER ELEVATIONS AROUND 3500 FEET...
                    AND 85-88 AROUND 5500 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-14 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWN VALLEY 3 TO 7 MPH BECOMING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE OR WEST 4 TO 8 MPH WITH LOCAL
                    GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST TO WEST 10 TO 18 MPH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 12000 FT AGL LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 4 TO 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
MAX HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTHWEST TO WEST 4 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    BECOMING SOUTHEAST OR DOWNSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   RIDGETOP.........WEST TO NORTHWEST 10 TO 18 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST 6 TO 10 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 100-200 FT AGL IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.


FORECASTER...JHM
REQUESTED BY...JENNIFER HENSEL
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140731.BALDH.02/STO

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