Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FALLEN GOLIATH...CA-KNP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
430 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1513 PDT ON APRIL 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A STORM SYSTEM ORIGINATING IN THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL
BRING WET WEATHER AND MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES TO THE DISTRICT FRIDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN IN THE SIERRA LATER
TONIGHT AND LINGER OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS INTO SATURDAY AS THE
STORM EXITS INTO THE GREAT BASIN.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY BY DAYBREAK.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 33-37.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 80-85 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 2-5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE 3-8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST 10-20 MPH INCREASING TO 20-30 MPH BY
                    MIDNIGHT WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO LESS THAN 500 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS. SNOW SHOWERS POSSIBLE
                    BY LATE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 45-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 65-70 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST 3-8 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 6-12
                    MPH AFTER NOON PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 30-45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH
                    OR HIGHER ALONG THE CREST.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 5500 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 MPH.


FORECASTER...SANGER

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REQUESTED BY...IC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140424.FALLE.01/HNX






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