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Spot Forecast for Capitan...USFS
National Weather Service SAN DIEGO CA
717 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 2000 PDT on October 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO 6 PM PDT
TUESDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
A Santa Ana wind pattern will continue through Tuesday with the
strongest northeasterly winds occurring Monday-Tuesday. However,
even through the night tonight and Sunday, wind gusts of 25-30 mph
are expected to continue. It will be much hotter at lower
elevations to the west of this point...into the 90s. Please call
us with any questions you may have.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 57.
Max humidity........25 percent.
Eye Level Winds.....East winds 4 to 8 mph.
Wind (20 FT)........
 Slopes.............East winds 10 mph with gusts to 15 mph.
 Ridgetop...........North 10 mph with gusts to 15 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing Height.......500 ft AGL.
Mixing Winds........Southeast 5 mph.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 92.
Min humidity........10 percent.
Eye Level Winds.....East winds 8 to 13 mph.
Wind (20 FT)........
 Slopes.............East winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts to 30 mph
                    in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Northeast 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing Height.......500 ft AGL...becoming 5500-7000 ft AGL late in
                    the morning, then...becoming 500 ft AGL late in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing Winds........East 5 mph.

$$
Forecaster...JAMES BROTHERTON
Requested by...Lorenzo Miranda
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1717683.0/SGX
.EMAIL l.miranda@fs.fed.us



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