Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 221450
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SKY LAKES...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
750 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0708 PDT ON AUGUST 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LOW WILL MOVE INTO EASTERN OREGON
TODAY BRINGING IN COOLER TEMPERATURES AND GUSTY WEST TO
NORTHWEST WINDS FROM LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS
EVENING. A THERMAL TROUGH WILL BUILD ALONG THE COAST TONIGHT
THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BRINGING WARMER TEMPERATURES...OFFSHORE
FLOW...AND MODERATE TO POOR RIDGE TOP RECOVERIES OVER THE BURN
AREA.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-35 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST 2-4 MPH IN THE MORNING...INCREASING TO
                    7-12 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUST TO 15 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 AGL INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 6 MPH INCREASING TO 16-21 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 4-7 MPH IN THE MORNING. INCREASING TO
                    12-18 WITH OCCASIONAL GUST TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-42.
MAX HUMIDITY........65 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST 5-11 MPH IN THE EVENING...DECREASING AND
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 3-5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 9-14 MPH IN THE EVENING...SHIFTING
                    EAST 7-12 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 9-14 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    7-12 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST 2-4 MPH IN THE MORNING. NORTHEAST
                    5-11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 9-14 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST 5-8 MPH.

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FORECASTER...PETRUCELLI
REQUESTED BY...DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140822.SKYLA.01/MFR







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