Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR 0394 RIFLE RANGE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
211 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1347 PDT ON JULY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS
EVENING WILL RESULT IN ENHANCED FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH BY LATE THIS EVENING...WITH LESS WIND FOR SUNDAY ALTHOUGH
RH WILL REMAIN QUITE LOW.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-94.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO
                    20 MPH POSSIBLE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHWEST 9 TO 14 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST TO NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).

        TEMPERATURE     HUMIDITY     20-FT WIND (MPH)
1400        91             20        NORTHEAST 8G14
1500        92             18        NORTHEAST 9G15
1600        92             16        NORTH 9G16
1700        90             17        NORTH 10G17
1800        87             18        NORTH 11G18


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7
                    MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST 9 TO 14 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL DECREASING TO NEAR THE SURFACE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).

        TEMPERATURE     HUMIDITY     20-FT WIND (MPH)
1900        82             23        NORTH 12G18
2000        76             27        NORTH 11G17
2100        72             34        N/NW 10G16
2200        66             43        NORTHWEST 8G14

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 4500 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).

$$
FORECASTER...ZAARON ALLEN
REQUESTED BY...SIERRA
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160730.0394R.01/PDT


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