Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR JUNE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
1118 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

UPDATED TO KEEP THE WINDS UP LONGER TONIGHT

...BREEZY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH THE COAST TONIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY WITH INCREASING SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS ALOFT. WINDS WILL
BE GUSTY ON THE RIDGES WEDNESDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE INTO THE
EVENING. WINDS WILL BE LIGHTER ON THE FIRE AND ERRATIC AT TIMES DUE
TO SHELTERING FROM THE PREVAILING FLOW. HUMIDITY RECOVERY WILL BE
FAIR TONIGHT BUT NOT DROP QUITE AS LOW TOMORROW WITH COOLER
TEMPERATURES AND A LITTLE ADDITIONAL MOISTURE. IT WILL REMAIN
DRY WEDNESDAY WITH A SMALL THREAT OF WET THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY.

FOR TONIGHT
   WEATHER............INCREASING HIGH CLOUDS.
   TEMPERATURE........MIN 52-55
   HUMIDITY...........MAX 54-59%
   WIND...20 FOOT.....WEST TO SOUTHWEST 6-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 18
                      BECOMING VARIABLE AROUND 5 MPH AFTER 0200.
                      WINDS WILL REMAIN GUSTY ON THE RIDGES ABOVE
                      THE FIRE.
   MIXING HEIGHT......2500 AGL BECOMING LESS THAN 500 AGL AROUND
                      0200.
   MIXING WINDS.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 12-18 MPH BECOMING LIGHT
                      AROUND 0200.

OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW
   WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY.
   TEMPERATURE........MAX 70-74
   HUMIDITY...........MIN 24-28%
   WIND...20 FOOT.....VARIABLE 4-8 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 20
                      MPH FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST UNTIL 1400. THEN
                      WEST TO SOUTHWEST 11-16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 26
                      MPH.
   MIXING HEIGHT......RISING TO 17000 FEET MSL
   MIXING WINDS.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 20-25 MPH

FORECASTER...

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REQUESTED BY...JUNE IC
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE



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