Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 160737
FWSMFR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WEED AIR ATTACK BASE...U.S. FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1237 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1218 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE MOVING NORTHWARD ALONG THE COAST WILL
CONTINUE TO CAUSE GUSTY SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST WINDS IN THE SHASTA
VALLEY...BUT WINDS WILL NOT BE QUITE AS STRONG AS THEY WERE MONDAY.
HOWEVER...AN INCOMING COLD FRONT WILL BRING A RETURN OF STRONG WINDS
WEDNESDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 84.
VISIBILITIES........OCCASIONALLY 3-5 NM IN SMOKE.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 7-9 MPH GUSTING TO 15 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 15-20 MPH GUSTING TO 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 4500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 10-15 MPH.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
VISIBILITIES........OCCASIONALLY 3-5 NM IN SMOKE.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 7 TO 9 MPH GUSTING TO 15 MPH...
                    BECOMING SOUTHEAST 3-5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL DECREASING TO THE SURFACE.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 10-15 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    3-5 MPH.


.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
VISIBILITIES........OCCASIONALLY 3-5 NM IN SMOKE IN THE MORNING...NO
                    VISIBILITY RESTRICTIONS IN THE AFTERNOON.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 3-5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 10-15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 25-30 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING 6000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 3-5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 20 MPH.


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FORECASTER...STOCKTON
REQUESTED BY...JUAN ZEPEDA
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140915.WEEDA.01/MFR




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