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Spot Forecast for Skywalker Pile Burn...Marin County Fire
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
526 AM PST Fri Feb 24 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 PST on February 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Cool and dry weather is forecast to continue today and
into early Saturday. Northwest winds will pick up this afternoon.
A weather system dropping south along the coast will bring a slight
chance of showers to the burn area by early Saturday. Not much rain
accumulation is expected. Shower chances will then continue into the
early part of next week before dry weather returns by midweek.


.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Temperature.........42 at ignition...Max 51.
RH..................80-85 percent at ignition...Min 30-40 percent.
Eye level winds.....West winds 5 to 10 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......500-1500 ft AGL increasing to 2500 ft AGL at
                    ignition...otherwise 3000-4000 ft AGL late in
                    the morning.
Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.
Marine layer........None

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of rain showers after midnight.
Temperature.........Min 42.
RH..................Max 90-100 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southwest winds around 5 mph.
CWR.................14 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......3000-3500 ft AGL decreasing to 600-1300 ft AGL
                    early in the evening, then increasing to 2500
                    ft AGL after midnight decreasing to 400-800 ft
                    AGL after midnight.
Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Marine layer........None.

$$
Forecaster...S_SIMS
Requested by...Tim Walsh
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1702670.1/MTR
.EMAIL twalsh@marincounty.org



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