Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST for Growlersburg Fuels Reductions Prescribed Burn...CAL FIRE/AEU
National Weather Service SACRAMENTO CA
153 PM PDT Thu Jun 22 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 PDT on June 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Hot and dry high pressure over the burn site through Saturday. Modest
improvement in humidity on Saturday. Terrain influenced winds prevail
most of the forecast period.


.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....98-103.
Min humidity........20-27 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southeast winds up to 3 mph shifting to the west
                    up to 3 mph in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Rising to 2500-3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast up to 5 mph in the morning becoming
                    Southwest up to 5 mph in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....69-74.
Max humidity........40-48 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southwest winds up to 6 mph in the evening shifting
                    to the northeast after midnight.
 Ridgetop...........Southwest up to 5 mph in the evening becoming
                    northeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......Lowering to 500-600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest up to 5 mph in the evening becoming
                    northeast up to 5 mph after midnight.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....95-101.
Min humidity........26-34 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northeast winds up to 4 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest 3 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Northeast up to 5 mph in the morning becoming
                    northwest then southwest in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Rising to 3000 ft AGL early in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northeast up to 5 mph in the morning becoming
                    southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...JM
Requested by...FC Jeff Loveless
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1711435.0/STO
.EMAIL jeff.loveless@fire.ca.gov



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