Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKAROO...CAL FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
804 PM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1929 PDT ON JULY 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MONSOON MOISTURE WILL STREAM INTO THE REGION INTO FRIDAY.
THIS WILL INCREASE HUMIDITY VALUES AND BRING POTENTIAL FOR
AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE MOUNTAINS. ANY
STORMS ON FRIDAY ARE EXPECTED TO BE EAST OF THE FIRE SITE
AND NEAR THE SIERRA CREST.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING THROUGH ABOUT 9 PM
                    OR 10 PM....THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 6 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING VARIABLE OR EAST AFTER 2300. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH THIS EVENING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER 2300.
CWR.................30 PERCENT DECREASING TO 20 PERCENT AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 500 FT AGL THIS EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH THIS EVENING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH AFTER 2300.


.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY. AFTERNOON CUMULUS AND THUNDER-
                    STORMS DEVELOPING NEAR THE SIERRA CREST.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-101.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......VARIABLE OR SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 4 TO 7 MPH AFTER 1200.
 RIDGETOP...........VARIABLE UP TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    WEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER 1200.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 4000-5000 FT AGL LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO
                    WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JHM
REQUESTED BY...ROBERT LITTLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150702.BUCKA.01/STO


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