Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR OLP WIND STORM...NPS OLYMPIC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
235 PM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1411 PDT ON AUGUST 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN SEATTLE.

.DISCUSSION...THE UNUSUALLY STRONG FRONTAL SYSTEM THAT SLAMMED
WESTERN WASHINGTON TODAY IS ALREADY MOVING NE AND WINDS ARE
BEGINNING TO DIMINISH OVER THE PARK. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN
BREEZY TONIGHT BUT NOT STRONG AND DAMAGING AS TODAY. THE STRONG
WINDS SHOULD BE OVER WITH BY 6 PM AND PROBABLY BY 4 PM IN MANY
AREAS. ANOTHER MUCH WEAKER FRONTAL BAND WILL BRING SHOWERS TO THE
AREA TONIGHT...WHICH COULD BE LOCALLY HEAVY AT TIMES THIS EVENING.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE 50S AND 40S TONIGHT SO IT COULD GET A
LITTLE CHILLY ESPECIALLY WHEN CONSIDERING THE SHOWERS AND BREEZY
WINDS.

THE SAME GENERAL WEATHER IS EXPECTED FOR SUNDAY BUT SHOWERS SHOULD
BE MORE SCATTERED.

 FORECAST FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEED (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE 10
 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WINDS.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
CWR.................100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60 TO 68.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 22 MPH.
RIDGE WINDS.........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 40 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
CWR.................87 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40S.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 16 MPH.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.30 UP TO 1.03 INCHES.
RIDGE WINDS.........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 40 MPH EASING TO 10 TO 25 MPH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
CWR.................61 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MID 50S TO MID 60S.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 11 MPH.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.37 INCHES.
RIDGE WINDS.........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...KAM
REQUESTED BY...TODD RANKIN
TYPE OF REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20150829.OLPWI.01/SEW



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