Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ETSEL...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
844 PM PDT SAT AUG 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1843 PDT ON AUGUST 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MONSOONAL MOISTURE STREAMING IN FROM THE SOUTH AND
ATMOSPHERIC INSTABILITY ARE PROVIDING THE NEEDED INGREDIENTS TO
GENERATE ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH SUNDAY.
LITTLE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN
LIGHT AND TERRAIN DRIVEN...BUT WILL BECOME GUSTY AND ERRATIC
AROUND THUNDERSTORMS. RH VALUES WILL CONTINUE TO RISE THE NEXT
FEW DAYS.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....RIDGES 75 TO 80...VALLEYS 83 TO 88.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 TO 40 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHEAST 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2000-3000 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 4 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 3 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.

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FORECASTER...CARROLL
REQUESTED BY...TERRY WARLICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150801.ETSEL.01/EKA



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