Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LITTLE GULCH...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
838 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 PST ON JANUARY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND OVER
THE LITTLE GULCH SITE AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS BACK OVER THE REGION.
NORTH TO NORTHEAST RIDGETOP WINDS WILL INCREASE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AS
A THERMAL TROUGH OVER INTERIOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA SHIFTS
WEST...TIGHTENING THE PRESSURE GRADIENT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65 TO 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 TO 32 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHEAST 6 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO 8 TO 12
                    MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4800 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 15 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...INCREASING TO
                    6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37 TO 41.
MAX HUMIDITY........62 TO 72 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHEAST 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 10 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
                    15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69 TO 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 TO 30 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHEAST 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 18 MPH
                    IN THE MORNING...BECOMING NORTHEAST 6 TO 10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2700 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 10 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...PALMQUIST
REQUESTED BY...NICOLAS LYVERS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150130.LITTL.01/EKA



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