Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LAKES...YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
221 AM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0800 PDT ON JULY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
AFTERNOON CUMULUS WILL DEVELOP OVER THE HIGH SIERRA TODAY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM NEAR THE FIRE AREA.
STORMS WILL MAINLY FORM RIGHT ALONG THE SIERRA CREST, BUT ANY
STORMS NEAR THE FIRE WILL BRING THE POTENTIAL FOR LIGHTNING AND
GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS. OTHERWISE, LOOK FOR CONTINUED ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DIURNAL TERRAIN DRIVEN
WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 1-2 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING...THEN
                    WEST 2-4 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 7 MPH AFTER 1100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST-SOUTHWEST 5-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO AROUND 9500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH-SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST 2-4 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST TO EAST 1-3 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTH-NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO AROUND 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.


.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 1-2 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING...THEN
                    WEST 2-4 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 7 MPH AFTER 1100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST SOUTHWEST 5-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO AROUND 9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.


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FORECASTER...HARTY/BEAN
REQUESTED BY...REBECCA CHURCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1600112.1/HNX



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