Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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FNUS76 KSTO 210307
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SPOT FORECAST FOR EILER...USFS CA-LNF-HCRD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
807 PM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1900 PDT ON AUGUST 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE FIRE SITE WILL WEAKEN AS AN UPPER LEVEL
TROUGH MOVES ACROSS THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST LATER TODAY AND
FRIDAY. MODERATE TEMPERATURE AND HUMIDITY LEVELS TODAY...WILL GIVE
WAY TO SLIGHTLY COOLER TEMPERATURES AND SLIGHTLY HIGHER HUMIDITY
LEVELS LATER TONIGHT AND FRIDAY. IN ADDITION...LOOK FOR AN INCREASE
IN RIDGE WINDS LATER TONIGHT AND FRIDAY.


.TODAY (THURSDAY)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-26 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....DOWNSLOPE LESS THAN 4 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST 4 TO 8 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 15 MPH AFTER 1100.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST TO WEST 10 TO 15 MPH...LOCAL GUSTS
                    TO 25 MPH AFTER 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 4000 TO 5000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST UP TO 6 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO
                    15 MPH AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO
                    25 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5 TO 10 MPH AROUND MIDNIGHT
                    THEN SOUTHWEST 12 TO 17 MPH BY EARLY FRIDAY
                    MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 100-200 FT AGL LATE IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.


FORECASTER...JHM
REQUESTED BY...GREG MAYER
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140820.EILER.01/STO

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