Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COLVIN CREEK...WA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
428 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1600 PDT ON JULY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...TUESDAY WILL BE A TRANSITION DAY AS WE HEAD TOWARD
A SIGNIFICANTLY WARMER AND DRIER WEATHER PATTERN. WINDS WILL BECOME
NORTHERLY...WHICH WILL START TO DRY OUT THE LOW LEVEL AIR MASS.
IT IS EXPECTED THAT MARINE STRATUS CLOUDS WILL PUSH PARTIALLY UP
THE COLUMBIA RIVER EARLY IN THE MORNING...BUT THEY WILL MOST
LIKELY NOT MAKE IT TO THE COLVIN CREEK FIRE AREA. HOWEVER...IT IS
NOT IMPOSSIBLE THAT A CLOUD DECK WILL MOVE INTO THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS OF THE FIRE FROM ABOUT 5 AM THROUGH 9 AM.
TEMPERATURES TUESDAY WILL LIKELY BE 8 TO 10 DEGREES WARMER THAN
WE SAW ON MONDAY.


.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE 1 TO 4 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    BECOMING NORTH 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
VISIBILITY..........UNRESTRICTED
CEILING.............NONE
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..2 (VERY LOW).
HAINES INDEX(MID)...4 (MODERATE).

$$
FORECASTER...PYLE
REQUESTED BY...COLVIN CREEK ICP
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150727.COLVI.01/PQR


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