Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CASCADE...ELDORADO NAT FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
314 PM PDT THU SEP 25 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1444 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
COLD FRONT MOVING OVER CASCADE WILDFIRE NOW THROUGH EARLY EVENING
WITH WETTING RAINS POSSIBLY OCCURRING NOW OR VERY SOON. VERY MOIST RH VALUES
HAVE BEEN OBSERVED AND WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT INTO TOMORROW MORNING.
WINDS WILL WEAKEN FRIDAY BEHIND THE FRONT AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE
TOMORROW NEAR THE WILDFIRE SITE. COOL AND MOIST CONDITIONS EXPECTED
INTO THE WEEKEND.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH LOCAL
                    GUSTS 20 TO 35 MPH POSSIBLE.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
CWR.................20 PERCENT BECOMING 70 PERCENT WITH WITH FRONTAL
                    PASSAGE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTH 5 MPH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT INCREASING TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 4500-5500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.


FORECASTER...JBB
REQUESTED BY...JAMES BOOM
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140925.CASCA.01/STO

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