Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SOURCE KINSMAN...SIERRA NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
540 PM PDT SUN APR 13 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 PDT ON APRIL 14.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION TONIGHT
AND BRING A WARMING AND DRYING TREND WITH IT. WINDS AT THE FIRE
SITE WILL BE WEAK MONDAY MORNING...FAVORING A LIGHT DRAINAGE FLOW.
UNDER FULL SUNSHINE UPSLOPE FLOW WILL DEVELOP MID-MORNING AND CONTINUE
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS. SOME AFTERNOON CLOUDS WILL DEVELOP TO THE
HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE EAST BUT NO RAIN WILL COME FROM THEM.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72 AT IGNITION...MAX 76.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 28 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 3-6 MPH LATE IN THE
                    AROUND NOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR 2000 FT AGL AT IGNITION INCREASING TO NEAR
                    4000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 6 TO 9 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE WEST 6 TO 7 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.


FORECASTER...INIGUEZ

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REQUESTED BY...GLORIA SMITH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140414.SOURC.01/HNX






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