Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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FNUS76 KPDT 291456
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SOMERS...USFS WWF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
755 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0729 PDT ON AUGUST 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...NORTHEAST OREGON WILL REMAIN UNDER A WEST-NORTHWEST
FLOW DURING THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND.  A COLD FRONT LATE THIS AFTERNOON WILL
ALLOW WINDS TO INCREASE AND MAY ALSO BRING ISOLATED SHOWERS TO THE
WALLOWA MOUNTAINS THIS EVENING...ALTHOUGH THE RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL
LIKELY BE 0.10 OF AN INCH OR LESS. IT WILL BE NOTICEABLY COOLER WITH
HIGHER RH`S THIS WEEKEND.


***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***
***FORECAST IS VALID FOR 12 HOURS AFTER ISSUANCE***

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 3-7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST-NORTHWEST
                    8-12 MPH AFTER 3 PM.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST  4-10 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE WEST-NORTHWEST
                    10-15 MPH AFTER 3 PM.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 7000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 3 TO 9 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
CWR.................10.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49.
MAX HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 8-12 MPH...DECREASING TO 3-8 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST-NORTHWEST 10-15 MPH...DECREASING TO 6-11 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL DECREASING TO NEAR SURFACE AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 4-7 MPH...INCREASING TO 5-10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST-NORTHWEST 10-15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE INCREASING TO 7500 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 8 TO 9 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).

$$

FORECASTER...MARY WISTER
REQUESTED BY...BMIDC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140829.SOMER.01/PDT









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