Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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Spot Forecast for Kelly Mine Roadside Buffer...USFS
National Weather Service Eureka CA
545 PM PDT Wed Apr 19 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1700 PDT on April 19.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (707) 443-6484, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...While a few light showers may linger in the area Thursday
morning, precipitation will largely end overnight Wednesday. Dry
conditions will persist the remainder of the day Thursday and into
Friday, with cool temperatures Thursday and noticeably warmer
temperatures Friday. Prevailing winds Thursday will be generally
light and northwesterly with a few gusts to around 10 mph, becoming
light and downvalley overnight. Winds will be variable and light
Friday as well, likely dominated by local terrain effects. Some
valley fog and low clouds will also be possible early Friday
morning but should dissipate by late morning.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of rain showers in the morning.
CWR.................5 percent early in the AM.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........45-55 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 4 to 8 mph.
Mixing height (MSL).3600 ft AGL increasing to 8000 ft AGL late in the morning.
Transport winds.....West 14 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....35-40.
Max humidity........75-85 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Becoming downvalley 2 to 5 mph.
Mixing height (MSL).Decreasing to 300-1300 ft AGL late in the evening.
Transport winds.....North 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........30-40 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Becoming upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph.
Mixing height (MSL).1300 ft AGL increasing to 5200-6800 ft AGL late
                    in the morning.
Transport winds.....North 5 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....39-44.
Max humidity........75-85 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 7 mph...shifting to the north 5
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height (MSL).5100 ft AGL decreasing to 300-1300 ft AGL late
                    in the evening.
Transport winds.....North 10 mph.

$$
Forecaster...Charboneau
Requested by...Wesley Erskine
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707246.0/EKA
.EMAIL werskine@fs.fed.us



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