Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HENLINE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
617 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1920 PDT ON JULY 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE THROUGH THIS WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...STRONG HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL PERSIST THE NEXT
FEW DAYS...WITH HOT AND DRY BUT SOMEWHAT STABLE CONDITIONS
CONTINUING ACROSS THE REGION. THERMAL LOW PRESSURE AT THE SURFACE
WILL REMAIN EAST OF THE CASCADES THROUGH SATURDAY...THEN POSSIBLY
DRIFT WEST OF THE CASCADE CREST FOR MORE UNSTABLE CONDITIONS
SUNDAY. WINDS WILL BE MOSTLY TERRAIN DRIVEN THROUGH SATURDAY AS
THE GENERAL FLOW PATTERN REMAINS TOO WEAK TO HAVE MUCH OF AN
INFLUENCE ON SURFACE WINDS. IF ANYTHING...THE DOMINANT UPSLOPE
WINDS MAY HAVE A LITTLE MORE OF A WESTERLY COMPONENT TO THEM LATER
THIS AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-94.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE 2 TO 6 MPH...BECOMING MORE SOUTHWEST
                     LATER IN THE AFTERNOON.
VISIBILITY..........UNRESTRICTED OUTSIDE OF SMOKE.
CEILING.............NONE.
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..4 (LOW)........3 DRYNESS + 1 STABILITY.
HAINES INDEX(MID)...5 (MODERATE)...3 DRYNESS + 2 STABILITY.

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FORECASTER...WEAGLE
REQUESTED BY...FMO
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150702.HENLI.01/PQR



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