Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR YELLOW...USFS MODOC NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
959 PM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2129 PDT ON JULY 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HOT WEATHER WILL PERSIST INTO THIS WEEKEND...WITH A
SUBTLE COOLING TREND. MOISTURE ALOFT WILL INCREASE FROM THE
SOUTH FRIDAY WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED NEAR THE FIRE IN
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. WINDS ALOFT AREN`T THAT STRONG, SO
THUNDERSTORMS THAT DO DEVELOP SHOULD HAVE RAIN AT THEIR CORES...
THOUGH GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS MAY ACCOMPANY STRONGER CELLS.
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES INCREASE SATURDAY AND SUNDAY AS MORE MOISTURE
MOVES IN FROM THE SOUTH AND EAST.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 65.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 50 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST-NORTHWEST 2-5 MPH BECOMING WEST-SOUTHWEST
                    AT SIMILAR SPEEDS OVERNIGHT...EASING TO 1-3 MPH
                    AROUND SUNRISE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 10 MPH.
CWR.................15 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST-NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    12 MPH THIS EVENING BECOMING WEST-SOUTHWEST
                    AT SIMILAR SPEEDS OVERNIGHT...EASING TO 3-6
                    MPH AROUND SUNRISE.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-22 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST-SOUTHWEST 1-2 MPH EARLY BECOMING NORTH
                    BY LATE MORNING. NORTHWEST BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AND INCREASING TO 3-5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 10
                    MPH DURING THE MID OR LATE AFTERNOON. GUSTY
                    AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10000 FT AGL BY EARLY
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 10 MPH.
CWR.................15 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST-SOUTHWEST 2-5 MPH EARLY BECOMING NORTH
                    BY LATE MORNING. NORTHWEST BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AND INCREASING TO 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15
                    MPH DURING THE MID OR LATE AFTERNOON. GUSTY
                    AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 90S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 6
MPH.
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS NEAR 90. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$
FORECASTER...SPILDE
REQUESTED BY...SHAWN MACK
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150702.YELLO.01/MFR



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