Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CHAIN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
940 AM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0834 PDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HOT AND DRY WEATHER CONTINUES TODAY. THE PATTERN OF BREEZY WEST
WINDS IN THE AFTERNOON, WITH EAST WINDS AT NIGHT, WILL CONTINUE.
MONSOONAL MOISTURE WILL BEGIN TO SPREAD NORTH THURSDAY AFTERNOON
WITH INCREASED CLOUD COVER AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. THESE
CHANCES WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-18 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS
                    UP TO 17 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8800-9900 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 6 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
MAX HUMIDITY........59-64 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5
                    TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
 RIDGETOP...........EAST 4 TO 8 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100-400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 8 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5
                    TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. LOCAL GUSTS
                    UP TO 17 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................15 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10700-11600 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 9400
                    FT AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...CS
REQUESTED BY...ALEX MIYAGISHIMA
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150729.CHAIN.01/STO



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