Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SADDLE...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
943 PM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2028 PDT ON JULY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...STRONG RIDGING ALOFT AND OFFSHORE SURFACE FLOW WILL
CONTINUE THIS WEEK WHICH WILL PROLONG DRY WEATHER AND GENERATE HOT
TEMPERATURES FOR INLAND AREAS. MODERATE OFFSHORE FLOW WILL CONTRIBUTE
TO LOW RH VALUES AND POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
FUEL MOISTURE LEVELS WILL CONTINUE TO DRY OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS.
WINDS WILL DIMINISH ON WEDNESDAY. SOUTHERLY FLOW AND INCREASING
MOISTURE MAY BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA
THIS WEEKEND.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 95.
MIN HUMIDITY........9 TO 14 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING WEST 3 TO 6 MPH
                    IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING WEST 5 TO 9 MPH
                    IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING WEST 3 TO 6 MPH
                    IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
MAX HUMIDITY........30 TO 40 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST 4 TO 7 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
                    BY MIDNIGHT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 97.
MIN HUMIDITY........13 TO 18 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST 2 TO 4 MPH BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...AYLWARD
REQUESTED BY...U S F S
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150728.SADDL.01/EKA



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