Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST for Brush Creek DFPZ Underburn...USFS
National Weather Service SACRAMENTO CA
1100 AM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0000 PST on February 21.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A very cold airmass will remain over the area the next few days. A
weak system moving over the region on Wednesday may bring some light
snow showers to the location, with potentially a dusting of snow.
A stronger system is expected Wednesday night into Thursday, and
could bring a few inches of snow to the burn site.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming
                    partly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers.
Max temperature.....40-46.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southeast winds 2 to 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest 3 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Southeast winds 2 to 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest 4 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......35000 ft AGL increasing to 6000 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....Light winds.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming
                    mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers.
Min temperature.....29-32.
Max humidity........76-81 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Light winds.
Mixing height.......3500 ft AGL decreasing to 400-1800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light winds.
CWR.................18 percent.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Max temperature.....38-42.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......South winds 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
                    northwest 4 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Southwest 8 to 11 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft AGL increasing to 3500-4500 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 9 mph.
CWR.................28 percent.
LAL.................1.

$$
Forecaster...EK
Requested by...Jared Hawe
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1802217.0/STO
.EMAIL jhawe@fs.fed.us,jvermillion@fs.fed.us,smurphy02@fs.fed.us,fpingiczer@fs.fed.us,jasontmiller@fs.fed.us



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