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Spot Forecast for Rancho Spring Drills...CNTY LAC
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
125 PM PDT Mon May 22 2017

Corrected Wednesday Humidity

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 PDT on May 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A ridge of high pressure will remain over the region through early
Wednesday then weak low pressure will slowly drop into the area
through Friday. Tuesday should be similarly warm and dry to
Monday...with noticeable cooling but still dry on Wednesday. High
confidence in typical onshore flow in the afternoon and early evening
hours...with light winds otherwise. Winds will be a somewhat
stronger on Wednesday.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....92.
Min humidity........20 percent.
Eye level winds.....Variable 2 mph becoming southwest 6 mph with
                    gusts to 12 mph in the afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Variable 3 mph becoming southwest 10 mph with
                    gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Variable 3 mph becoming southwest 12 mph with
                    gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......1000-2000 ft AGL increasing to 8000-9000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light becoming southwest 10-20 mph in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....61.
Max humidity........45 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southwest 5 mph with gusts to 10 mph early becoming
                    variable 2 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southwest 8 mph with gusts to 18 mph early becoming
                    variable 3 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Southwest 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph early becoming
                    variable 4 mph.
Mixing height.......1000-2000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10-15 mph early becoming light.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....83.
Min humidity........30 percent.
Eye level winds.....Variable 2 mph becoming southwest 8 mph with
                    gusts to 14 mph in the afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Variable 3 mph becoming southwest 12 mph with
                    gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Variable 4 mph becoming southwest 15 mph with
                    gusts to 30 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL increasing to 3500-4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light becoming southwest 15-25 mph in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....54.
Max humidity........70 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southwest 6 mph with gusts to 12 mph early becoming
                    variable 2 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southwest 10 mph with gusts to 22 mph early becoming
                    variable 3 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Southwest 12 mph with gusts to 25 mph early becoming
                    southwest 5 mph with occasional gusts to 10 mph.
Mixing height.......1000-2000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10-15 mph early becoming light.


$$
Forecaster...KITTELL
Requested by...Mike Velazquez
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1709885.0/LOX
.EMAIL mike.velazquez@fire.lacounty.gov


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