Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLACK FIRE...BMIDC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
947 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0910 PDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.DISCUSSION...SUNNY AND HOT CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TODAY.  A DRY
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA ON SATURDAY WITH TEMPERATURES
ABOUT 5 TO 7 DEGREES COOLER.  WINDS WILL BE GENERALLY LIGHT TODAY AND
INCREASE WITH THE PASSAGE OF THE COLD FRONT ON SATURDAY.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-94.
MIN HUMIDITY........8 TO 11 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH...THEN SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 8 TO 11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 9500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTH WIND 8-12 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    WEST 12 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL DECREASING TO NEAR SURFACE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-88.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-16 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    INCREASING TO 12 TO 15 MPH BY LATE AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 22 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).

$$
FORECASTER...MARILYN LOHMANN
REQUESTED BY...ELENA BAIRD
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160729.BLACK.01/PDT



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