Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR STAIRS...SEQUOIA NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
912 PM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2019 PDT ON JULY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER WILL PREVAIL OVER THE FIRE THROUGH
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS IN CONTROL. A SOUTHEAST
FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING MONSOONAL MOISTURE OVER THE FIRE THURSDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HUMIDITIES WILL
TREND UPWARD THROUGH THE PERIOD WHILE TEMPERATURES AVERAGE ABOVE
NORMAL.

.TODAY (WEDNESDAY)...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....98-100.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-18 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 1-3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 2-5 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 4-7 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT (WEDNESDAY NIGHT)...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....74-76.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 1-3 MPH AFTER
                    2130 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST 4-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO EAST 3-6 MPH AFTER 2130 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO BELOW 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 5 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...DS
REQUESTED BY...ERNIE VILLA
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150728.STAIR.01/HNX


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