Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Preacher...GB Team 6
National Weather Service Reno NV
237 PM PDT Thu Jul 27 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0800 PDT on July 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National
Weather Service in Reno.

.DISCUSSION...

High pressure builds back into the region today with drier air and
warming temperatures. Winds will follow the typical summer pattern
increasing each afternoon as the zephyr initiates. Winds have been
a little slower to drop off overnight and this trend will
continue. Overnight recoveries will worsen into the weekend.
There are slight chances of showers and thunderstorms Friday and
Saturday afternoons. Temperatures will increase to above normal
over the next few days.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/Weather.........Sunny. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
                     after 1400 local.
Max Temperature.....84-89.
Min Humidity........15-20%.
20-Foot Winds.......Upslope 3-7 mph becoming west northwest 6-8 mph
                     with gusts up to 16 mph after 1300. Gusty and erratic
                     winds expected near thunderstorms.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%...5% after 1400 local.
Mixing Height.......7000-7500 ft MSL increasing to 17500-18000 ft MSL in
                     the afternoon.
Transport Winds.....Light winds.
Ventilation.........Poor to very good.
Haines Index........5.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming clear. Slight
                     chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.
Min Temperature.....57-62.
Max Humidity........35-45%.
20-Foot Winds.......West winds 10-12 mph with gusts to 20 mph in
                     the evening. Becoming downslope 2 to 5 mph after 0200.
                     Gusty and erratic winds expected near thunderstorms.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....5% before midnight...0% after midnight.
Mixing Height.......13000-13500 ft MSL decreasing to 6000-6500 ft
                     MSL after midnight.
Transport Winds.....Light winds.
Ventilation.........Poor to fair.
Haines Index........5.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
                     after 1600 local.
Max Temperature.....83-88.
Min Humidity........14-17%.
20-Foot Winds.......Upslope 3-7 mph becoming west northwest 7-10 mph
                     with gusts to 18 mph after 1300. Gusty and erratic
                     winds expected near thunderstorms.
LAL.................2.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%...5% after 1600 local.
Mixing Height.......6000-6500 ft MSL increasing to 18500-19000 ft
                     MSL in the afternoon.
Transport Winds.....Light winds.
Ventilation.........Poor to very good.
Haines Index........5.

$$
Forecaster...Boyd
Requested by...Nathan Lancaster
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1713502.0/REV
.EMAIL njlancaster@fs.fed.us



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