Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GRANGE...CALFIRE TGU
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
642 AM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 0700  ON APRIL 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...NORCAL BETWEEN HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC
AND LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE GREAT BASIN. GRADIENT BETWEEN THE TWO
SYSTEMS WILL PRODUCE STRONG NORTH WINDS TODAY WITH CONTINUED RELATIVELY
LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE SEASON. NORTH WINDS ALREADY KEEPING RH RECOVERY
ON THE LOW SIDE THIS MORNING. BREEZY WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THE NIGHT THEN DROP OFF SIGNIFIANTLY ON SUNDAY AS PRESSURE GRADIENTS
RELAX. NO PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED IN THIS AREA UNTIL THE MIDDLE OF
NEXT WEEK.

.TODAY...

WIND (20 FT)........BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH LOCAL
                    GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 22 MPH.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6000-7000 FT AGL
                    BY LATE IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-16 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    DECREASING SLIGHTLY BY LATE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO BELOW 500 FEET AGL EARLY
                    IN THE EVENING.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...

WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    DECREASING TO 7 TO 13 MPH BY MID DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6000-7000 FT AGL.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...MS
REQUESTED BY...STACER HARTSHORN
TYPE OF REQUEST...OTHER
.TAG 1600694.0/STO


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