Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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FNUS76 KSTO 200010
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SPOT FORECAST FOR KEDDIE RIDGE UNIT 45...PLUMAS NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
410 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1600 PST ON JANUARY 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT. AFTER
MIDNIGHT MORE WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION WILL DOMINATE THE AREA WITH
INCREASING WINDS. RAIN WILL TURN TO SNOW OVERNIGHT. RIDGE WINDS
WELL ABOVE BURN AREA WILL BE STRONGER THAN WHAT IS IN FORECAST
BELOW. STRONGEST PERIOD OF WINDS 0500 TO 1200 FRIDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........INTERMITTENT RAINSHOWERS THIS EVENING THEN TURNING
TO SNOW TOWARD MIDNIGHT. MORE WIDESPREAD SNOW BEGINS
0200 TO 0400.
CWR.................85 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-40 LOWERING TO 32-35 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH GUSTING TO 7 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST-SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH, THEN GUSTING TO 15 MPH
AFTER 0200.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SNOW, POTENTIALLY MIXING WITH RAIN IN AFTERNOON.
CWR.................90 TO 100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-34 IN MORNING...33-36 IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIN HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH GUSTING TO 12 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH GUSTING TO 21 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 17 TO 22 MPH.

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FORECASTER...JCLAPP
REQUESTED BY...MARTIN SENTER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700567.0/STO
.EMAIL MESENTER@FS.FED.US



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