Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SPRING...SIERRA NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
511 PM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1622 PDT ON JULY 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A STRONG UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE CURRENTLY
CENTERED OVER THE FOUR CORNERS REGION WILL BUILD WESTWARD INTO
CALIFORNIA DURING THE NEXT FEW DAYS. THE RIDGE WILL BRING A
CONTINUATION OF DRY WEATHER...WELL ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND
LIGHT WINDS TO THE FIRE THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY. HUMIDITIES WILL
RECOVER POORLY EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE PERIOD.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-14 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST 2-4 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 4-6 MPH
                    BY 1000 PDT. GUSTS TO 15 MPH POSSIBLE DURING
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5-12 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
MAX HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 2000 PDT
                    BECOMING NORTHEAST 1-3 MPH BY 2100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST 4-8 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 2-4 MPH BY
                    2100 PDT.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-15 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST 2-4 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 4-6 MPH
                    BY 1000 PDT. GUSTS TO 15 MPH POSSIBLE DURING
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHEAST 4-8 MPH BECOMING WEST 5-10 MPH BY
                    1400 PDT.

$$
FORECASTER...DURFEE
REQUESTED BY...SIERRA ECC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160724.SPRIN.01/HNX



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