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Spot Forecast for Diaz...INF
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
445 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0500 PDT on June 24.

If conditions become unrepresentative...or if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast...please contact our office at
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.DISCUSSION...The prolonged heat wave over southeast California
will persist through Monday then ease during the coming week. However,
seasonally hot and dry conditions will persist. Fire weather concerns
will be elevated Monday as southwest winds increase Monday afternoon with
extensive areas possibly gusting over 35 mph. Isolated thunderstorms
will be possible over the southern Sierra each afternoon today and
Sunday.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon with
                    isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....88-98.
Min humidity........12-19 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Northeast to east winds 3 to 8 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....Northeast 7 to 12 mph becoming east 3 to 7 mph
                    in the afternoon.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....5 percent.
LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Increasing to 11000 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Light winds.
Haines Index........5.
Ventilation.........Good to excellent.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....65-75.
Max humidity........25-35 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Gusty west winds associated with thunderstorms
                    up to 30 mph possible in the evening then
                    becoming downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....Northwest 10 to 20 mph decreasing to south 8 to
                    13 mph after midnight.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....5 percent.
LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
Mixing height.......Lowering to less than 1000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light winds becoming south around 10 knots
                    after midnight.
Haines Index........5.
Ventilation.........Good to excellent.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....86-96.
Min humidity........13-19 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Northeast to east winds 3 to 8 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....South 8 to 13 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in
                    the afternoon.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....5 percent.
LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Increasing to 12000 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 knots.
Haines Index........6.
Ventilation.........Excellent.

$$
Forecaster...Adair
Requested by...Alan Taylor
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1711395.2/VEF
.EMAIL ataylor04@fs.fed.us



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