Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR TULE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
820 PM PDT TUE AUG 23 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1951 PDT ON AUGUST 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST WILL BUILD INLAND
OVER CENTRAL CALIFORNIA THROUGH WEDNESDAY. DRY WEATHER AND GENERALLY
LIGHT AND TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED OVER THE FIRE DURING
THIS PERIOD.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MAX HUMIDITY........30-38 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO THE EAST 3-5 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO AROUND 500 FT AGL AFTER 2100 PDT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 3 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-94.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-18 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 3 MPH IN THE EARLY
                    MORNING INCREASING TO WEST 3-6 MPH BY
                    AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHWEST 4-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6400-7000 FT AGL BY 1100 PDT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
MAX HUMIDITY........27-34 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO THE EAST 3-5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHWEST 3-5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO AROUND 500 FT AGL AFTER 2100 PDT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 4 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...BARLOW/ROWE
REQUESTED BY...DAVE ERNST
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160823.TULE_.02/HNX


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