Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BACCHI CREW EXERCISE DAY 1...CAL FIRE/AEU
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
339 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 PDT ON MAY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
CHANCE OF EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE BURN AREA
TODAY (TUESDAY) AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH APPROACHES THE COAST. THIS
TROUGH WILL BE SLOW MOVING WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BECOMING
MORE WIDESPREAD THROUGH THE WEEK...ALONG WITH COOLER TEMPERATURES
AND HIGHER HUMIDITY.

NOTE:  THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY/ERRATIC WINDS.


.TODAY (TUESDAY)...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-41 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 6 TO 16 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......VARIABLE UP TO 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST TOWARD MORNING.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......EAST LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                    TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
CWR.................30 PERCENT INCREASING TO 50 PERCENT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.

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FORECASTER...JM
REQUESTED BY...FC JEFF LOVELESS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160503.BACCH.01/STO



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