Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CRAWFORD UNIT...USFS MAF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
222 PM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1425 PDT ON JULY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM COULD MOVE OVER THE BURN AREA
THIS AFTERNOON/EVENING...BUT CONFIDENCE IS LOW. HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS
WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY. IT WILL BE SLIGHTLY COOLER OVER THE
WEEKEND...BUT STILL VERY DRY...AND RIDGETOP WINDS COULD BECOME GUSTY.
WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE OUT OF THE WEST TO NORTHWEST THROUGH THE NEXT
WEEK.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................2 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 6 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH UNTIL EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING DRAINAGE WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL DECREASING TO NEAR SURFACE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 9 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-18 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 4 TO 7
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHEAST 3 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING NORTHWEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6500 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 6 MPH LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...
CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 90 TO 95. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 20 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 87 TO 92. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 17
PERCENT. WEST-NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 81 TO 86. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 16
PERCENT. WEST-NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
.MONDAY...
CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 81 TO 86. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 17 PERCENT.
WEST-NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 80 TO 85. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 21
PERCENT. WEST-NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...RACHEL COBB
REQUESTED BY...VANESSA HOUPT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160727.CRAWF.02/PDT


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