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Spot Forecast for Atlas V Launch...Vandenberg Fire Dept
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
338 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 2100 PDT on September 21.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...An upper level trough over the region will push
eastward tonight. Gusty northwest winds over the spot location will
continue through late this evening, finally shifting to the north and
decreasing somewhat around midnight into the early morning hours.
Peak wind gusts are expected to be around 35 mph. Northwest winds are
expected to increase again Friday afternoon but with somewhat weaker
speeds. Mostly clear to partly cloudy skies are expected through the
period with no low cloud concerns.


.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear in the evening becoming partly
                    cloudy after midnight.
Min temperature.....48-52.
Max humidity........90-100 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northwest winds 8 to 15 mph with gusts to 18
                    mph.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
                    mph becoming north 10 to 20 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......2500 ft AGL decreasing to 1500 ft AGL overnight.
Transport winds.....Northwest 30 mph decreasing to 20 mph after
                    midnight.


.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy becoming sunny in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
Min humidity........56-60 percent.
Eye level winds.....North winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 8 to
                    10 mph with gusts to 15 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 15 to
                    20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
Mixing height.......1300 ft AGL in the morning increasing to 4300 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.


$$
Forecaster...SMITH
Requested by...Mark Smith
Type of request...OTHER
.TAG 1716118.0/LOX
.EMAIL kimberly.lawton.4@us.af.mil



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