Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BIG PINE PILE BURN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
735 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 PDT ON MARCH 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE IS
FORECAST TO BUILD INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA TODAY AND TONIGHT.
MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES WITH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL PERSIST
THROUGH THE PERIOD. HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO VERY LOW
TODAY...FALLING TO AROUND 15 PERCENT...WITH ONLY MODERATE RECOVERY
AT BEST TONIGHT. WINDS SHOULD BE GENERALLY LIGHT AND LESS THAN 10
MPH TODAY...THEN INCREASE FROM THE WEST TO AROUND 10 MPH
TONIGHT...EXCEPT SLIGHTLY HIGHER OVER THE RIDGETOPS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......VARIABLE 2-4 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING WEST
                    3-6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........VARIABLE 2-4 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1500 FT AGL EARLY...INCREASING TO 8000
                    FT AGL BY AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....VARIABLE 2-4 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 6-10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MAX HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EVENING...INCREASING TO
                    7-10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EVENING...INCREASING TO
                    8-12 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR 6000 FT AGL EARLY...LOWERING TO AROUND
                    1500 FT AGL OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EVENING...INCREASING TO
                    10-15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

FORECASTER...SIRARD
REQUESTED BY...COLBY STOUT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150330.BIGPI.01/LOX




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