Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WEST BEND RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
553 AM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 PDT ON APRIL 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN INCREASINGLY DRY NORTHERLY FLOW IS EXPECTED OVER
THE BURN AREA TODAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT. THUS CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE FAIR
AND DRY INTO SUNDAY. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BECOME WARMER EACH
AFTERNOON. ALSO CONDITIONS WILL BE A BIT DRIER EACH AFTERNOON.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 2-5 MPH INCREASING TO 6-10 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTH WINDS 2-5 MPH INCREASING TO 7-11 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 3-8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH TO
                    NORTHEAST 10-15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

        TEMPERATURE     HUMIDITY     20-FT WIND (MPH)
0800        28             86          SW-W  1-3
1000        36             60          NW-N  2-4
1200        46             40          N     4-7
1400        54             35          N     6-9
1600        60             31          N     7-10
1800        58             31          N     8-10


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-34.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 7-11 MPH DECREASING TO 4-7 MPH
                    2000...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST 2-4
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTH WINDS 6-11 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1000 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 9-14 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST
                    5-10 MPH OVERNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 1-3 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 4-8
                    MPH BY AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6-10 MPH BECOMING EAST 4-8
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 4-8 MPH BECOMING EAST 8-13 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...GKH
REQUESTED BY...SIERRA
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160430.WESTB.01/PDT



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