Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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Spot Forecast for Castaic Drills...CNTY LAC
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
945 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 PDT on May 26.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Continued strong onshore flow with weak low pressure
aloft will support a deep marine layer up to around 4000 feet and
breezy onshore winds peaking each afternoon through Friday. Weak
high pressure building aloft and a shrinking marine layer will
provide a warming a drying trend with lighter winds through early
next week.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming mostly sunny. Patchy
                    drizzle in the morning.
Temperature.........Min 52...54 at ignition...Max 67.
RH..................Max 95 percent...85 percent at ignition...
                    Min 50 percent.
Eye level winds.....South to southwest winds 3 to 5 mph at
                    ignition...increasing to 4 to 7 mph with
                    gusts to 11 mph by the afternoon
Wind (20 ft)........South to southwest 5 to 10 mph at ignition...
                    increasing to 8 to 15 mph with gusts to
                    20 mph by the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3000 ft AGL at ignition...increasing to up
                    to around 4000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

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Forecaster...MUNROE
Requested by...Mike Velazquez
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1710070.0/LOX
.EMAIL mike.velazquez@fire.lacounty.gov



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