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Spot Forecast for Hill...Cal Fire SLO
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
439 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1800 PDT on June 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...A weak upper level ridge of high pressure over Southern
California tonight will strengthen over the region Thursday through
Friday. This will bring a warming and drying trend to the Hill Fire
area. Gusty northwest winds are expected in the afternoon to evening
hours with peak gusts around 20 to 25 mph. Humidities are expected to
drop into the lower to mid teens by Thursday afternoon...with fair
overnight recoveries. Further warming and drying is expected for
Friday.

A weak upper level disturbance will move over is forecast to over the
region on Saturday with slight cooling and increasing humidity
expected through the weekend.


.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....91-95.
Min humidity........12-14 percent.
Eye level winds.....North winds up to 3 mph becoming northwest
                    4 to 6 mph with gusts to 9 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......North winds up to 5 mph becoming northwest
                    8 to 12 mph with gusts to 18 mph in the
                    afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........North winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest
                    northwest 8 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......600 ft AGL increasing to 5800 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 5 mph becoming northwest 10
                    mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....52-55.
Max humidity........55-60 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northwest winds 4 to 8 mph with gusts up to
                    10 mph becoming northeast 3 to 6 mph after
                    midnight.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest winds 8 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    20 mph in the evening becoming north to
                    northeast 6 to 12 mph after midnight.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25
                    mph in the evening becoming north to northeast
                    8 to 15 mph late.
Mixing height.......3800 ft AGL decreasing to 500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph becoming northeast
                    5 to 10 mph.

$$
Forecaster...SMITH
Requested by...Brett Walker
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1711675.2/LOX
.EMAIL brett.walker@fire.ca.gov



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