Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR CHORRO FIRE...CNTY VTU
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
546 PM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1718 PDT ON AUGUST 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...DRY SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL PERSIST THROUGH
THURSDAY WITH ONLY SLIGHT VARIATIONS FROM DAY TO DAY. THERE WILL
BE SOME MID AND HIGH LEVEL CLOUDS THAT WILL STREAM OVERHEAD
ON TUESDAY BUT THE ASSOCIATED MOISTURE WILL BE WELL ABOVE THE
FIRE ELEVATION. SLIGHT WARMING AND DRYING EXPECTED TO TAKE PLACE
ON TUESDAY WITH TYPICAL DIURNAL ONSHORE WINDS IN THE AFTERNOON
AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 92.
RH..................MIN 12 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST 6 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL EARLY INCREASING TO 7500
                    FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 4 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    WEST 6 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 52.
RH..................MAX 75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    BECOMING VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    6 TO 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL EARLY DECREASING TO AROUND 1000 FT
                    AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...GOMBERG
REQUESTED BY...RICHARD GONZALES
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150803.CHORR.02/LOX



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