Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PARADISE...NPS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
534 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1718 PDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN SEATTLE.

....RED FLAG WARNING FOR A DRY AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS IS IN EFFECT
ABOVE 2000 FEET UNTIL 10 PM PDT FRIDAY...

.DISCUSSION...A VERY DRY AND SOMEWHAT UNSTABLE AIR MASS WILL LEAD TO
THE POTENTIAL FOR ACTIVE FIRE BEHAVIOR THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY. IN
ADDITION...VERY POOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY IS EXPECTED THROUGH
AT LEAST SATURDAY MORNING ABOVE THE NIGHTTIME INVERSION.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
CWR.................0%.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52 IN THE VALLEY BOTTOM...58-60 ABOVE THE NIGHTTIME
                    INVERSION.
MAX HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT IN THE VALLEY BOTTOM...AROUND 40 PERCENT
                    ABOVE THE NIGHTTIME INVERSION.
WIND (20 FT)........BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1-4 MPH AROUND SUNSET.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL LATE THIS EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........MID-LEVEL....5 OR MODERATE.
                    HIGH-LEVEL...5 OR MODERATE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0%.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS UP TO 3 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 5800 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........MID-LEVEL....5 OR MODERATE.
                    HIGH-LEVEL...5 OR MODERATE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
CWR.................0%.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53 IN THE VALLEY BOTTOM...59-61 ABOVE THE NIGHTTIME
                    INVERSION.
MAX HUMIDITY........68 PERCENT IN THE VALLEY BOTTOM...AROUND 36 PERCENT
                    ABOVE THE NIGHTTIME INVERSION.
WIND (20 FT)........BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1-4 MPH AROUND SUNSET.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL AFTER SUNSET.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........MID-LEVEL....5 OR MODERATE.
                    HIGH-LEVEL...5 OR MODERATE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0%.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS UP TO 3 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 3800 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........MID-LEVEL....5 OR MODERATE.
                    HIGH-LEVEL...5 OR MODERATE.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...HANER
REQUESTED BY...TOM KENNY
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150729.PARAD.01/SEW



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