Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 202303
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SPOT FORECAST FOR JULY COMPLEX  LOG AND WHITES FIRES...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
403 PM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1535 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A COOLING TREND BEGINS TODAY BUT WITH HIGHS
REMAINING ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH TUESDAY. THERE WILL BE
A TREND OF STRONGER WINDS BEGINNING MONDAY INCLUDING MODERATE TO
STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY AHEAD OF A FAIRLY
STRONG COLD FRONT. RAIN IS LIKELY TO DEVELOP ON THE FIRE
ON WEDNESDAY, SPREADING EAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY.
UNSETTLED AND VERY COOL WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE AT LEAST
THROUGH FRIDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75 TOP AND AROUND 90 BOTTOM.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-28 PERCENT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES..............3.
WIND (20 FT)........RIDGES: WEST WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH INCREASING TO
                    4 TO 8 MPH.
                    VALLEYS: DOWNSLOPE WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE 2 TO 4 MPH EXCEPT WEST-EAST ORIENTED
                    VALLEYS UPSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........51-61 PERCENT TOP AND 75-85 PERCENT BOTTOM.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES..............3.
WIND (20 FT)........RIDGES: BECOMING SOUTH WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
                    VALLEYS: BECOMING DOWNSLOPE WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70 TOP AND AROUND 85 BOTTOM.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-30 PERCENT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES..............3.
WIND (20 FT)........RIDGES: SOUTH WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH INCREASING TO
                    8 TO 16 MPH BY LATE AFTERNOON.
                    VALLEYS: DOWNSLOPE WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE 2 TO 4 MPH EXCEPT SOUTH-NORTH ORIENTED
                    VALLEYS UPSLOPE 5 TO 10 MPH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS 69 TO 77.
LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 3 TO 5 TENTHS OF AN INCH PRECIP EXPECTED.
.THURSDAY...
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS 57 TO 67.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 2 TO 4 TENTHS OF AN INCH PRECIP
EXPECTED.

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FORECASTER...NELAIMISCHKIES
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS CHURCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140920.JULYC.01/MFR







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