Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR TULE...USFS SEQUOIA NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
133 AM PDT TUE AUG 23 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0013 PDT ON AUGUST 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST WILL
BUILD INLAND OVER CENTRAL CALIFORNIA TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. DRY
WEATHER AND GENERALLY LIGHT AND TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED
OVER THE FIRE DURING THIS PERIOD.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-24 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 1-3 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-5 MPH BY 1000 PDT. GUSTS
                    TO 15 MPH POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHEAST 4-7 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5-12 MPH
                    BY 1400 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO ABOUT 11,000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 10 MPH BY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-44 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-5 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 1930 PDT
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 1-3 MPH BY
                    2100 PDT. GUSTS TO 12 MPH POSSIBLE EARLY THIS
                    EVENING.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHWEST 7-14 MPH THIS EVENING DECREASING TO
                    5-10 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO LESS THAN 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 8 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-23 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 1-3 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-5 MPH BY 1000 PDT. GUSTS
                    TO 15 MPH POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 7-14 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO ABOUT 10,000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...DURFEE
REQUESTED BY...TULE IC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160823.TULE_.01/HNX



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