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Spot Forecast for 229 Pile Burning...CAL FIRE SLU
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
714 AM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 PDT on April 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...A northerly flow pattern will persist across the area
for the next couple of day. Gusty northerly winds will develop in the
afternoon and evening hours today and again Monday with some weakening
tonight. Temperatures will remain at seasonal levels. Relative humidity
will drop into the 30s with excellent recoveries expected tonight.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....72-76.
Min humidity........34-38 percent.
Eye level winds.....North 3-6 mph becoming 5-10 mph gust 15 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......North 5-10 mph...increasing to 8-15 mph gust 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest to north 6-12 mph. Gust to 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......Below 1000 ft AGL increasing to 5500 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....North 6-12 mph.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....43-47.
Max humidity........90-100 percent.
Eye level winds.....North 4-8 mph gust 12 mph in the evening...decreasing
                    to 3-6 mph after midnight.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......North 6-12 gust 20 mph in the evening...decreasing to
                    4-8 mph after midnight.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest to north 10-15 mph gust 25 mph...decreasing
                    to 6-12 mph late.
Mixing height.......4500 ft AGL in the evening...decreasing to below
                    1000 ft AGL overnight.
Transport winds.....North 10-15 mph in the evening decreasing to 5-10 mph
                    after midnight.

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....72-76.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
Eye level winds.....North 3-6 mph increasing to 5-10 mph gust 15 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest to north 4-8 mph increasing to 8-15 mph
                    gust 25 mph in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........North 5-10 mph becoming northwest 8-15 mph gust
                    25 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......below 1000 ft AGL increasing to 7500 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....North 5-10 mph increasing to 15-20 mph in the
                    afternoon.

$$

Forecaster...THOMPSON
Requested by...Fire Captain Sanchez
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707571.0/LOX
.EMAIL alejandro.sanchez@fire.ca.gov



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