Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SAN MARCOS BURN...CA OTH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
824 PM PDT THU MAR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 PDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A STRONG UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO
BRING VERY WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS TO THE BURN AREA ON FRIDAY. WITH WEAKER
OFFSHORE FLOW IN THE MORNING...THERE WILL BE A MORE PRONOUNCED ONSHORE WIND
COMPONENT IN THE AFTERNOON HOURS AS COMPARED TO TODAY. THE FLOW WILL THEN
REVERSE TO WEAKLY OFFSHORE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY
MORNING...MAINTAINING THE WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS ON SATURDAY.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........61 AT IGNITION...MAX 85.
RH..................65 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WINDS NORTHEAST AT 2 MPH AT
                    IGNITION BECOMING SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........WINDS NORTHEAST 2 TO 4 MPH AT IGNITION...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 48.
RH..................MAX 80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 3
                    TO 5 MPH LATE.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    4 TO 6 MPH LATE.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 84.
RH..................MIN 22 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH LATE.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH LATE.

$$
FORECASTER...GOMBERG
REQUESTED BY...CAPTAIN HALLETT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.SANMA.01/LOX






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