Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GODKIN...OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
808 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1932 PDT ON JULY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN SEATTLE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST THROUGH FRIDAY WITH CLEAR SKIES TONIGHT AND SUNNY AND WARM WEATHER
FRIDAY. WINDS WILL EASE THIS EVENING AFTER SUNDOWN AND BECOME NORTH TO
NORTHWESTERLY. WINDS WILL PICK UP AND BECOME NORTHEASTERLY WITH THE DAYTIME
HEATING FRIDAY.

THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY AS AN UPPER TROUGH
BRUSHES BY JUST NORTH OF WESTERN WASHINGTON. THIS FEATURE WILL
INCREASE ONSHORE FLOW AND DEEPEN THE MARINE LAYER LIKELY ENOUGH TO RESULT IN
COOLER TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE OLYMPIC MOUNTAINS AND INCREASED CLOUD COVER THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

 FORECAST FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEED (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE 10
 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WINDS.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
CWR.................LESS THAN 10%.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........83 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS WINDS 3 TO 7 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 2 TO 4 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 400-500 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................LESS THAN 10%.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 83.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 6 TO 10 MPH BY MID MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4400-4800 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.

$$
FORECASTER...COOK
REQUESTED BY...TY_CROWE NPS GOV
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160728.GODKI.01/SEW


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