Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Spot Forecast for westside piles...blm
National Weather Service Medford OR
723 PM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 PDT on April 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A frontal system will push east of the area Monday morning. Rain
in the morning will taper off, but there`s still a chance of
showers through the afternoon. Gusty southwest to west winds are
expected, with the strongest winds occurring Monday afternoon. The
snow level will remain above the burn elevation. Winds die off
Monday night into Tuesday morning with decreasing odds for
showers. The next frontal system will push inland Tuesday with a
chance of rain in the afternoon. Afternoon winds Tuesday, while
occasionally breezy, won`t be as strong as on Monday. There`s a
better chance of rain Wednesday. Showers in northwest flow
Thursday are expected to taper off Friday. High pressure is then
expected to return next weekend.


.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain in the morning, then a chance of
                    rain showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....48.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Southwest 10-15 mph becoming west and increasing to
                    15-20 mph with gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
WIND (20 FT)........Southwest 10-20 mph becoming west and increasing to
                    20-30 mph with gusts to 35 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2000 ft AGL in the morning increasing to 3500 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest to west 25-35 mph.
CWR.................67 percent.

.MONDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the
                    evening, then a slight chance of rain showers
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 35.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....West 10-20 mph with gusts to 25 mph early in the
                    evening decreasing to 5-10 mph by midnight, then
                    2-5 mph toward sunrise.
WIND (20 FT)........West 15-25 mph with gusts to 35 mph early in the
                    evening decreasing to 8-15 mph by midnight, then
                    5-8 mph toward sunrise.
Mixing height.......3000 ft AGL in the evening lowering to 1500 ft AGL
                    overnight.
Transport winds.....West 20-30 mph.
CWR.................22 percent.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 50.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....West-southwest 2-5 mph increasing to 4-8 mph in the
                    afternoon.
WIND (20 FT)........West-southwest 5-8 mph increasing to 6-12 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......1500 ft AGL in the morning increasing to 3500 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10-20 mph.
CWR.................30 percent.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...
Mostly cloudy with a good chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with
gusts to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
.FRIDAY...
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs near 50. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$
Forecaster...SPILDE
Requested by...Ian Harrington
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707278.0/MFR



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