Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COFFEE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
358 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1540 PDT ON AUGUST 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN EUREKA AT (707) 443-6484.

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK WEATHER PATTERN OVER THE COFFEE SITE WILL CAUSE WINDS TO BE
TERRAIN DRIVEN THROUGH SATURDAY WITH LIGHT WINDS OVERNIGHT.
OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES WILL BE MODEST AGAIN TONIGHT WITH SLIGHTLY
HIGHER RH VALUES EXPECTED SATURDAY AFTERNOON OVER THOSE OF FRIDAY
DUE TO A COOLING AIR MASS SINKING IN FROM THE NORTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MAX HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WINDS UPSLOPE 3 TO 6 MPH THIS EVENING THEN
                    BECOMING LIGHT OVERNIGHT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WESTERLY WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH THIS EVENING THEN
                    BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300-2700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........24 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS BECOMING UPSLOPE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING WESTERLY 3 TO
                    6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100-6000 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 2800
                    FT AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...GARCIA
REQUESTED BY...JIM YACOUB
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140821.COFFE.01/EKA




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