Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SPUNKY...USFS ANF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1016 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2148 PDT ON JULY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL BRING CONTINUED HOT
AND DRY CONDITIONS TO THE SPUNKY FIRE AREA THROUGH FRIDAY...WITH
A SLIGHT WARMING AND DRYING TREND COMPARED TO THURSDAY. NEAR
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR ACROSS THE SPUNKY FIRE
BURN AREA ON FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING...DIMINISH OVERNIGHT INTO FRIDAY
MORNING...THEN SHIFT BACK TO THE SOUTHWEST FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
INCREASE WITH GUSTS FROM 25 TO 30 MPH.

ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY AS THE
UPPER RIDGE SHIFTS EASTWARD...ALLOWING THE INFLUX OF MONSOONAL
MOISTURE. THIS WILL BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH
SOME RISK OF DRY THUNDERSTORMS...AS THE LOWER LEVELS OF THE
ATMOSPHERE ARE EXTREMELY DRY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 72-77.
RH..................MAX 60-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WEST TO NORTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 4 TO 6
                    MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 98-102.
RH..................MIN 12-17 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    30 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 6 TO 12 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20
MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15
MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...HALL/SMITH
REQUESTED BY...R  GOMEZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160728.SPUNK.02/LOX


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