Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Spot Forecast for Fish Gulch Hand Piles...USFS
National Weather Service Medford OR
645 AM PST Wed Feb 21 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 PST on February 21.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Snow showers will diminish this morning as an upper
level trough moves away. There will still be snow showers around
this afternoon and tonight, but they shouldn`t amount to much. A
colder, wetter system will bring snow back to the area late
tonight and Thursday with moderate accumulations.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Snow showers this morning, then isolated snow
                    this afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Accumulation
                    1 inch possible.
Max temperature.....35-37.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Light and variable this morning, then north-
                    west 2-4 mph this afternoon.
WIND (20 FT)........Light and variable this morning, then north-
                    west 3-5 mph this afternoon.
Mixing height.......500 ft AGL increasing to 4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.
CWR.................20 percent.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers
                    late.
Min temperature.....Around 20.
Max humidity........100 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Light and variable.
WIND (20 FT)........Light and variable.
Mixing height.......4500 ft AGL decreasing to 500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 5-10 mph.
CWR.................20 percent.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy with periods of snow.
                    Accumulation 2-4 inches.
Max temperature.....Around 32.
Min humidity........70-80 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Light and variable in the morning, then north-
                    west 3-6 mph in the afternoon.
WIND (20 FT)........Light and variable in the morning, then north-
                    west 5-10 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......500 ft AGL increasing to 5000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest 10-15 mph.
CWR.................70 percent.

$$
Forecaster...WRIGHT
Requested by...Jeremy Hallinan
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1802278.0/MFR



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