Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 300658
FWSMFR

SPOT FORECAST FOR ELK THIN LANDING PILES...USFS/KNF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1058 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PST ON JANUARY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THERE WILL BE RELATIVELY LITTLE CHANGE IN CONDITIONS
FROM DAY TO DAY THROUGH SATURDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA.
IT WILL REMAIN WARMER THAN NORMAL WITH A DRYING TREND AND A WEAK TO
MODERATE EASTERLY FLOW. THE PATTERN WILL CHANGE SUNDAY. THE
JETSTREAM IS EXPECTED TO BECOME WESTERLY AND ALLOW A SERIES OF
FRONTS TO MOVE INLAND WITH PERIODS OF PRECIPITATION NEXT WEEK.
SOME LIGHT RAIN IS LIKELY SUNDAY NIGHT THEN A WETTING RAIN IS
POSSIBLE ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MIN HUMIDITY........38 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 RISING TO 1600 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 1 TO 4 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......FALLING TO 500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST AROUND 22 MPH BECOMING
                    EAST AROUND 12 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........27 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 0 TO 2 MPH BECOMING
                    NORTH WINDS 0 TO 2 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 1400 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...WEYGAND
REQUESTED BY...DENNIS FRANKLIN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150130.ELKTH.01/MFR



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