Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MEADOW VALLEY UNIT 30...PLUMAS NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1049 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PDT ON APRIL 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
DRY AND WARM WEATHER GIVES WAY TO A WET AND COOLER STORM SYSTEM
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. CLOUDS AND SHOWERS WILL BEGIN TO MOVE
INTO THE AREA BY MONDAY NIGHT AND INTO TUESDAY ALONG WITH
INCREASING RIDGE WINDS. MILDER WEATHER WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY
BEFORE ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM BRINGS MORE COOL AND SHOWERY
WEATHER TO THE FIRE SITE BY FRIDAY.

NOTE: SLOPE/VALLEY WINDS ADJUSTED FOR FULL SHELTERING.

.TODAY (MONDAY)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-75.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 4 MPH EARLY BECOMING
                    SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON OVER RIDGE TOPS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 4500 TO 5000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 8 TO 14 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-39.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 6 MPH. LOCAL
                    GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH OVER RIDGE TOPS.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO NEAR GROUND LEVEL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
CWR.................50 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 4000 FT AGL EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 8 TO 16 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.


FORECASTER...JHM
REQUESTED BY...MEGAN MARTINEZ
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140421.MEADO.01/STO

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