Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Frazier Mtn Pile Burn...USFS
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
454 PM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 PDT on March 25.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A weak cold front will cross the area overnight into Saturday morning
with a chance of light rain showers in the Pile Burn Area. Snow level
will remain above around 6,500 feet. Rain accumulations will be less
than 0.10 inches. As the front moves out of the area...northwest
winds will begin to increase late Saturday afternoon and will remain
gusty through Sunday. Peak gusts will be between 25 to 30 mph over
the ridges.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers in the
                    morning, then slight chance of rain showers in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....50-54.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northwest winds 3 to 6 mph with gusts up to
                    9 mph in the afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 18
                    mph in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts 25 to 30 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2100 ft AGL increasing to 3400 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.


.SATURDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Min temperature.....Around 28.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph with gusts to 13 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts around 30
                    mph.
Mixing height.......4500 ft AGL decreasing to 1500 ft AGL overnight.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.


.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....55-59.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to
                    13 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 25
                    mph.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 30
                    mph.
Mixing height.......650 ft AGL increasing to 3400 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.


$$
Forecaster...SMITH
Requested by...Justin Gagnon
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705163.0/LOX
.EMAIL jgagnon@fs.fed.us


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