Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CABIN...USFS SEQUOIA NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
352 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1457 PDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A SOUTHEAST FLOW ALOFT WILL BEGIN BRINGING MONSOONAL
MOISTURE INTO THE KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND DESERT AREAS
TONIGHT...THEN NORTHWARD ALONG THE SIERRA NEVADA THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY. THIS MOISTURE WILL BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
TO THE FIRE AREA THURSDAY MORNING WITH CHANCES INCREASING BY
AFTERNOON. THE THREAT OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE FRIDAY AND
THROUGH THE WEEKEND.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-66 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST TO EAST 3-6 MPH...DECREASING TO
                    1-3 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHEAST 4-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR 10000 FEET AGL IN THE EVENING...
                    DECREASING TO NEAR 600 FEET AGL OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
                    30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-30 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 1-3 MPH...INCREASING TO 2-5 MPH AFTER
                    1100 PDT. WINDS MAY BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING...
                    SHIFTING TO SOUTHEAST 4-9 MPH AFTER 1000 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO NEAR 10000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 12 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...BEAN

REQUESTED BY...ERNIE VILLA
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150729.CABIN.01/HNX



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