Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SWIM MEADOW...USFS PNF FRRD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
322 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PDT ON MAY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MAIN LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE TO NEAR THE FOUR-CORNERS
AREA...ALLOWING A SECONDARY LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TO DROP
SOUTHEAST OVER INTERIOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA ON SATURDAY. THE
SECONDARY LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE THE CHANCE OF
MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE BURN
SITE TODAY (SATURDAY). WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA ON SUNDAY WITH WARMER/DRIER WEATHER CONDITIONS
OVER THE BURN SITE...AND LIMIT THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS
TO NEAR THE SIERRA CREST.


.TODAY (SATURDAY)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
MIN HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....DRAINAGE LESS THAN 4 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST TO NORTHWEST 7 TO 15 MPH.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 3000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    CALM.
   RIDGETOP.........WEST TO NORTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 100-400 FT AGL LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........WEST TO NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    NORTH TO NORTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH AFTER BECOMING.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....NEARLY CALM WINDS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   RIDGETOP.........NORTHEAST UP TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST  7 TO 15 MPH IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 5500 TO 6000 FT AGL LATE IN THE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST UP TO 6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING...
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5 TO 11 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.


FORECASTER...JHM
REQUESTED BY...CHAD DUNEHEW
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150523.SWIMM.01/STO

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