Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR KNOX BB03...USFS MAF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
320 PM PDT WED MAY 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1455 PDT ON MAY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SOUTHEAST OREGON WILL BE BETWEEN WEATHER SYSTEMS THURSDAY
THROUGH SATURDAY...BUT A SLIGHTLY UNSTABLE AIR MASS WILL BE PRESENT.
A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ON FRIDAY...AND ANOTHER DISTURBANCE IS EXPECTED ON SATURDAY.  A WARMING
TREND IS IN STORE THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK WITH A GRADUAL DECREASE IN
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES.


***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***
***FORECAST IS VALID FOR 12 HOURS AFTER ISSUANCE***

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH-NORTHEAST 1-3 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTH 2-4 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48.
MAX HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........DOWNSLOPE WINDS 0-2 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTH 2-4 MPH...BECOMING EAST 3-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................2 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68.
MIN HUMIDITY........27 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........TERRAIN DRIVEN LESS THAN 5 MPH...EXCEPT POSSIBLE GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 2-4 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 3 TO 12 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...MARY WISTER
REQUESTED BY...BREE MYERS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150527.KNOXB.01/PDT


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