Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR OWENS RIVER FIRE...FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
657 PM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1823 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

GUSTY WINDS SATURDAY MORNING WILL BEGIN TO SUBSIDE BY AROUND NOON,
BUT BREEZES WILL CONTINUE. OVERALL DIRECTION WILL BE SOUTHWEST, BUT
A SOUTHEAST COMPONENT MAY BE POSSIBLE DUE TO WINDS REFLECTING OFF
THE RIDGELINE TO THE EAST. A DRY SLOT WILL BE OVER THE REGION
BRINGING LOW AFTERNOON HUMIDITY, BUT THIS WILL ALSO COINCIDE WITH
LIGHTER WINDS. STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS ARE ONCE AGAIN ANTICIPATED
ON SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-14%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH IN
                    THE MORNING DECREASING TO SOUTHWEST 7 TO 10 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH AROUND NOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500-12000 FT MSL INCREASING TO 15900-16400
                    FT MSL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 16 TO 21 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...JOHNSON
REQUESTED BY...DANIEL LAY
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160930.OWENS.02/REV


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