Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GOLD RUSH...WA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
616 PM PDT TUE AUG 25 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1741 PDT ON AUGUST 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT LITTLE CHANGE IN THE WEATHER PATTERN THROUGH
THURSDAY. STABLE SW FLOW ALOFT WILL MAINTAIN DRY CONDITIONS WITH
SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES AND HUMIDITY. BREEZY W/NW WINDS ARE EXPECTED
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND AGAIN ON WEDNESDAY.

A WEATHER PATTERN SHIFT WILL BEGIN ON THURSDAY AS OFFSHORE LOW
PRESSURE BEGINS TO APPROACH THE COAST. THIS WILL BRING SOUTHWESTERLY
FLOW AT THE SURFACE AND INCREASING HIGH CLOUDS ON THURSDAY. THEN
EXPECT MUCH COOLER CONDITIONS ON FRIDAY ALONG WITH A FEW SHOWERS.
RAIN WILL DEVELOP FRIDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-55.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING DRAINAGE LESS THAN 5 MPH.
VISIBILITY..........UNRESTRICTED.
CEILING.............NONE.
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..4 (LOW).
HAINES INDEX(MID)...5 (MODERATE).

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-86.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
VISIBILITY..........UNRESTRICTED.
CEILING.............NONE.
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..4 (LOW).
HAINES INDEX(MID)...5 (MODERATE).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-83 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DRAINAGE LESS THAN 5 MPH.
VISIBILITY..........UNRESTRICTED.
CEILING.............20000 FT AGL.
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..3 (VERY LOW).
HAINES INDEX(MID)...5 (MODERATE).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 58. HIGHS 80 TO 84. UPSLOPE 1 TO 5 MPH
BECOMING WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
30-40 PCT.
.FRIDAY...
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 60. HIGHS
72 TO 76. SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 40-60 PCT.
.SATURDAY...
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 68 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
8 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 55-70 PCT.
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS
70 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 50-70 PCT.

$$
FORECASTER...PYLE
REQUESTED BY...PACIFIC CASCADE DISPATCH
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150825.GOLDR.01/PQR



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