Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Indian...Inyo National Forest
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
858 PM PDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0600 PDT on August 16.

If conditions become unrepresentative...or if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast...please contact our office at
(702) 263-9750.

.DISCUSSION...A trough of low pressure will hang over the
region for much of the week producing a dry southwest flow aloft
with decreasing winds Wednesday. Below normal temperatures will
slowly climb back to normal by the weekend. A few showers will be
possible over the southern Sierra from the middle of the week into
the weekend.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny becoming partly cloudy in the
afternoon.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........29-31 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Northeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....East 8 to 15 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......4000 ft AGL increasing to 8000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....East 10 to 15 knots.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Very good to excellent.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....47-52.
Max humidity........81-86 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph becoming
                    northeast around 10 mph after midnight.
  10000 ft wind.....East 6 to 11 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL decreasing to 2000 ft AGL after
                    midnight.
Transport winds.....Light winds becoming northeast around 10 knots
                    after midnight.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Fair to good.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........24-26 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........East winds 8 to 15 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....East 10 to 15 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL increasing to 10000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....East 10 to 15 knots.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Excellent.

$$
Forecaster...Salmen
Requested by...Carmen John
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714442.1/VEF
.EMAIL cjohn@fs.fed.us



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