Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22
000
FNUS76 KHNX 012256
FWSHNX

SPOT FORECAST FOR ADVANCE...CAL FIRE TULARE UNIT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
356 PM PDT SAT AUG 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1458 PDT ON AUGUST 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE SIERRA REMAINS THE DIVIDING LINE WITH DRIER AIR
TOWARDS THE COAST AND MONSOON MOISTURE IN THE HIGH DESERT. THIS
WILL PROVIDE A FAVORABLE ENVIRONMENT FOR THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT
ALONG THE HIGH SIERRA EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH THE WEEKEND. STORMS
ARE NOT EXPECTED IN THE FIRE AREA BUT GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
COULD REACH THE FIRE. THE THUNDERSTORM THREAT WILL BE DIMINISHING
MONDAY DUE TO A DRY SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT BECOMING ESTABLISHED.
HUMIDITIES WILL TREND LOWER AFTER SUNDAY WHILE TEMPERATURES
AVERAGE CLOSE TO NORMAL.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING. 0.0
                    INCHES.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-99.
MIN HUMIDITY........24 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE WINDS 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY
                    MORNING BECOMING UPSLOPE 6-10 MPH BY 1000.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH 12 MPH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                    0.0 INCHES.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....70.
MAX HUMIDITY........55 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 6-10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH BY 2200.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING. 0.0
                    INCHES.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-98.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE WINDS 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY
                    MORNING BECOMING UPSLOPE 6-10 MPH BY 1000.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...VASQUEZ
REQUESTED BY...DAVE SHY
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150801.ADVAN.01/HNX


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.