Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WEB...CAL FIRE BUTTE UNIT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
435 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1548 PDT ON JULY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS EAST OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS AS
SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT INCREASES. THIS WILL RESULT IN A DECREASING
THREAT OF AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN. ABOVE
NORMAL TEMPERATURES CONTINUE WITH LOW HUMIDITY. WINDS WILL GENERALLY
BE LIGHT AND TERRAIN DRIVEN.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MAX HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTH WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                    UP TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   RIDGETOP.........EAST 4 TO 9 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO NEAR GROUND LEVEL IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5 MPH LATE
                    EVENING.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-99.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST 6 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 9500-10500 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 6 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST UP TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   RIDGETOP.........EAST 4 TO 9 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO NEAR GROUND LEVEL IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

FORECASTER...SACFIREWX
REQUESTED BY...RUSS FOWLER
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140730.WEB__.01/STO

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