Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SOLO FIRE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
1127 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1044 PDT ON OCTOBER 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL TODAY AND FRIDAY
AT THE FIRE UNDER A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE. A WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL
APPROACH BY SATURDAY AND BRING COOLER AND MORE MOIST CONDITIONS ALONG
WITH AN INCREASE IN WINDS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-17 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 2-5 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 6-12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 9 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-48.
MAX HUMIDITY........38=41 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH OVERNIGHT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST 8-16 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING BELOW 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 3 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-14 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 1-3 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE 2-5 MPH AFTER 0900 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST 9-18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO AROUND 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.

.EXTENDED OUTLOOK...

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES DOWN 3-9 DEGREES. MINIMUM RH UP 4-10
PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS...
   SLOPES...........SOUTHWESTERLY 5-11 MPH.
   RIDGES...........SOUTHWEST 12-24 MPH.


$$
FORECASTER...BAGNALL
REQUESTED BY...DAVID ERNST
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20141023.SOLOF.01/HNX



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