Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ELK MOUNTAIN FB...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
453 PM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 PST ON FEBRUARY 10.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BRING DRY CONDITIONS AND VERY LIGHT WINDS
TO THE BURN SITE THROUGH THURSDAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT MAY BRING LIGHT
SHOWERS TO THE AREA ON FRIDAY. WETTING RAIN IS VERY UNLIKELY. OVERNIGHT
RECOVERIES WILL IMPROVE EACH NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 TO 42 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2500 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 3 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
MAX HUMIDITY........60 TO 70 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 2 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 TO 46 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2900 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...AYLWARD
REQUESTED BY...HINDA DARNER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160210.ELKMO.01/EKA



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