Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PMC  WEST RX BURN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
1006 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 PST ON FEBRUARY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING SNOW SHOWERS TO THE BURN
SITE THIS WEEKEND. FUELS WILL BE WET AND HUMIDITIES WILL BE HIGH
THROUGH THE PERIOD. TEMPERATURES WILL RUN SEVERAL DEGREES BELOW
NORMAL ALL WEEKEND. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BE GUSTY OVER THE RIDGES
SATURDAY BEFORE DIMINISHING SATURDAY EVENING AND NIGHT.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-60 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 5-12 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST TO NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH. GUSTS TO
                    45 MPH OR HIGHER POSSIBLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO ABOUT 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-27.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST 4-7 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST 12-22 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 8-18 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO LESS THAN 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST TO WEST 12 MPH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MIN HUMIDITY........67 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 2-4 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHEAST 7-12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 8 MPH.

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FORECASTER...DURFEE
REQUESTED BY...CHRISTOPHER WRIGHT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150228.PMCWE.02/HNX



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