Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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FNUS76 KSTO 281317
FWSSTO

SPOT FORECAST FOR ALDER SPRINGS UNDERSTORY...MENDOCINO NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
517 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 PST ON FEBRUARY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THE UPPER LOW MOVES OVER THE AREA TODAY BRINGING VARIABLE
CLOUDINESS AND ISOLATED SHOWERS AND A MINIMAL CHANCE OF ANY
AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS. MOST STORM ACTIVITY WILL LIKELY BE IN
CENTRAL VALLEY. NORTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT INTO
SUNDAY AS THE LOW MOVES SOUTH. HUMIDITY WILL DROP SIGNIFICANTLY BY
SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY
                    WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
                    AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........32-35 AT IGNITION.
    46-50 AFTERNOON MAX.
HUMIDITY............65-75 PERCENT AT IGNITION.
    35-40 PERCENT AFTERNOON MIN.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....DOWNSLOPE UP TO 2 MPH SHIFTING
    UPSLOPE/NORTH 2 TO 4 MPH AFTER 1100.
   RIDGETOP.........VARIABLE UP TO 2 MPH SHIFTING NORTHEAST 2 TO
    4 MPH AFTER 1200 WITH GUSTS TO 8 MPH LATE
    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. THEN
    BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....NORTH WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
   RIDGETOP.........NORTH 3 TO 6 MPH WITH GUSTS 12 MPH AFTER
    MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................20 PERCENT DECREASING TO 0 PERCENT IN THE
    EVENING.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....NORTH WINDS 3 TO 6 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 12
    MPH.
   RIDGETOP.........NORTH 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS 15 TO 20 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.


FORECASTER...JCLAPP
REQUESTED BY...JOE SEAN KENNEDY
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150228.ALDER.01/STO

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