Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ROCKY FIRE...COWLITZ VALLEY RANGER STATION, GPNF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
742 PM PDT TUE AUG 26 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1930 PDT ON AUGUST 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN SEATTLE.

.DISCUSSION...UPPER LEVEL RIDGING WILL KEEP SKIES CLEAR AND ALLOW
FOR AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES TO WARM TO SLIGHTLY ABOVE SEASONAL
NORMALS AGAIN TOMORROW. THE RIDGE WILL BEGIN TO WEAKEN AND SHIFT
EAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY. A WEATHER SYSTEM DIPPING DOWN FROM
THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL ENTER THE AREA FOR THE LABOR DAY
WEEKEND...BRINGING WITH IT A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS OVER WESTERN
WASHINGTON AND COOLER TEMPERATURES.

 FORECAST FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEED (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE 10
 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WINDS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
CWR.................LESS THAN 10%.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MAX HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................LESS THAN 10%.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 83.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 4 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
CWR.................LESS THAN 10%.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WIND 6 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...FELTON
REQUESTED BY...RUSSELL WILSTEAD
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140826.ROCKY.01/SEW






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