Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MURDERS CREEK SOUTH...USFS-JDIDC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
955 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0940 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.


.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION
TODAY WITH CLEARING SKIES AND WARMER TEMPERATURES. A WARMING AND
DRYING TREND CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***
***FORECAST IS VALID FOR 12 HOURS AFTER ISSUANCE***

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST TO NORTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH AFTER 1100.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST WINDS 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 9
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 4500 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).

        TEMPERATURE     HUMIDITY     20-FT WIND (MPH)
1000        52             70        VRB 1-2
1200        61             45        W 2-3
1400        66             37        W 3-4
1600        68             35        W-NW 4-5
1800        65             38        W-NW 4-5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-48.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING TERRAIN
                    DRIVEN LESS THAN 5 MPH AFTER SUNSET.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH BECOMING EAST 3 TO 6
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL DECREASING TO NEAR SURFACE AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH AFTER 1100.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 3 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).

$$
FORECASTER...DMH
REQUESTED BY...TERI CAIRNS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140919.MURDE.01/PDT









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