Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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Spot Forecast for CEDAR EAST RX...SEQUOIA AND KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARKS
National Weather Service Hanford CA
915 PM PDT Mon Oct 16 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 PDT on October 17.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Moisture pushing up from the south will move across the fire area on
Tuesday. This moisture will allow for a chance of a light rain shower
to exist over the region through Tuesday evening. High pressure then
prevails for Wednesday before a weak disturbance passes through the
region on Thursday. Winds on the fire will remain terrain driven with
normal slope and valley conditions prevailing. Relative humidity will
trend upward over the next few days.


.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....69-72.
Min humidity........15-19 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....East 3-5 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the southwest 5-9 mph by 1100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...Northwest to West 8-13 mph.
Mixing height.......700 feet AGL in the morning increasing to
                    3600 feet AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....West around 11 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Chance of
                    showers in the evening, then slight chance of
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....40-43.
Max humidity........34-37 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Northeast 1-3 mph.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...Northwest 4-8 mph.
Mixing height.......900-1200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 7 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........20-24 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Northeast 2-4 mph in the early morning
                    shifting to the southwest 4-8 mph by
                    afternoon.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...Northwest 6-10
Mixing height.......500 feet AGL in the morning increasing to
                    3100 feet AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 7 mph.


Forecaster...MOLINA

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Requested by...ASH MOUNTAIN FIRE DISPATCH (SQCC)
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1717326.0/HNX



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