Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ISHI EXERCISE...CALFIRE TEHAMA-GLENN TGU
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
504 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 0700 ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

AN UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN WILL BRING OVERCAST SKIES AND COOLER
CONDITIONS TO THE FOOTHILLS.  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE NEAR THE BURN SITE TODAY WITH CHANCES INCREASING IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT
AND EVENING HOURS. LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS ARE EXPECTED AT THE
BURN SITE THROUGH FRIDAY, WITH ERRATIC AND GUSTY WINDS POSSIBLE
NEAR ANY DEVELOPING THUNDERSTORMS.

.TODAY...

SNOWFALL AMOUNT.....0.0 INCHES.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST
                    UP TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
SURFACE WINDS.......VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST UP TO 6
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2500-3000 FT AGL.
CHANCE OF PCPN......60 PERCENT.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

SNOWFALL AMOUNT.....0.0 INCHES.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 MPH.
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
SURFACE WINDS.......WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1600 FT AGL EARLY IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF PCPN......70 PERCENT.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...

SNOWFALL AMOUNT.....0.0 INCHES.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS UP TO 7 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 6 MPH.
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
SURFACE WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3500 FT AGL.
CHANCE OF PCPN......70 PERCENT.
MIN HUMIDITY........64-69 PERCENT.

$$

FORECASTER...MK
REQUESTED BY...FC TIM SOLAIRE
TYPE OF REQUEST...OTHER
.TAG 1600688.1/STO



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