Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FLAME FRONT SIMULATOR...FOREST SERVICE - NTDP, SAN DIMAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
324 PM PST THU DEC 1 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 PST ON DECEMBER 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM FRIDAY TO 2 PM PST
SATURDAY...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 6 PM PST
SATURDAY...

.DISCUSSION...STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS WILL AFFECT THE
AREA ON FRIDAY. EYE-LEVEL WINDS ARE FORECAST TO GUST UP TO 20 MPH
AT TIMES...WHILE NEARBY RIDGETOP WINDS WILL LIKELY GUST TO 50 MPH
AT TIMES. HUMIDITIES WILL LOWER TO THE MID TEENS BY EARLY FRIDAY
AFTERNOON. CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY ON FRIDAY
DUE TO THE LOW HUMIDITIES AND STRONG WINDS. TEMPERATURES WILL BE
SEVERAL DEGREES BELOW NORMAL AS WELL. THESE CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO PERSIST THROUGH SATURDAY.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........47 AT IGNITION...MAX 60.
RH..................35 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 14 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
RIDGETOP WINDS......NORTHEAST 20-35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL AT IGNITION...INCREASING TO 6500 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 30-35 MPH INCREASING TO 35-45 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

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FORECASTER...SIRARD
REQUESTED BY...KEN KEMPTER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1603696.3/LOX
.EMAIL KKEMPTER@FS.FED.US



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