Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PURISIMA RX...VANDENBERG FIRE DEPT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
811 PM PST THU MAR 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 PST ON MARCH 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE
REGION WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH SATURDAY. SURFACE HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE GREAT BASIN WILL BRING GUSTY EAST TO NORTHEAST
WINDS TO THE CENTRAL COAST EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND AGAIN FRIDAY
EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR
NORTH OF THE PURISIMA RX AREA...BUT GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED FOR
THE BURN AREA. CLEAR SKIES ARE EXPECTED WITH LITTLE CHANGE IN
TEMPERATURES OR HUMIDITY VALUES. OVERNIGHT HUMIDITY RECOVERIES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE GOOD.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 8 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........EAST 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 8-10 MPH IN THE
    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 FT AGL RISING TO 5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 8 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHEAST 15-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH
                    BECOMING EAST 10-15 MPH LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL FALLING TO 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........EAST 4-6 MPH BECOMING WEST 6-8 MPH IN THE LATE
                    AFTERNOON
MIXING HEIGHT.......600 FT AGL RISING TO 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 3 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...JACKSON/SMITH
REQUESTED BY...JESSE HENDRICKS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150306.PURIS.01/LOX





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