Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR POWER RECLAMATION OPERATION...ELDORADO NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1036 AM PDT FRI APR 11 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 0952 PDT ON APRIL 11.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL APPROACH CALIFORNIA TODAY BRINGING
SOME INSTABILITY FOR CUMULUS DEVELOPMENT NEAR THE SIERRA CREST.
ISOLATED SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORMS IS POSSIBLE TO THE EAST OF THE AREA.
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES CONTINUE WITH A SLIGHT COOLING TREND THROUGH
SATURDAY.

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SOME CUMULUS DEVELOPMENT WITH
                    POSSIBLE ISOLATED SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM OVER
                    HIGHER ELEVATIONS...MAINLY EAST OF AREA.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-19 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH AROUND 11 AM.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR 2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO AROUND 3000 FT AGL
                    AROUND 1 PM.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 6 MPH AROUND 8 PM.
   RIDGETOP.........VARIABLE WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 IN THE EVENING THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO LESS THAN 500 FT AROUND 9 PM.
MIXING WINDS........VARIABLE WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....EAST WINDS 2 TO 6 MPH BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH
                    AROUND 11 AM. LOCAL GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGETOP.........NORTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO NEAR 3000 FT AGL AROUND NOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 7 TO 15 MPH.


FORECASTER...HSO/SHEN
REQUESTED BY...MARK JOHNSON
REASON FOR REQUEST...HAZMAT
.TAG 20140411.POWER.01/STO

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