Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Spot Forecast for Ashland Water Shed...U.S Forest Service
National Weather Service Medford OR
926 AM PDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 PDT on March 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Showers will continue today until around noon behind
the cold front that moved through the burn site earlier. By the
afternoon, chance of rain showers decrease to around 30 percent
with some breaks in in sky cover afternoon 1500. The atmosphere
will be slightly unstable and this will promote mixing with
transport winds out of the northwest. Dry weather returns tonight
and continues into Tuesday but with mostly cloudy sky. Transport
winds on Tuesday will be out of the north.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Rain showers likely until 1100 then decreasing
                    to isolated rain showers through the afternoon.
                    Occasional break in cloud possible after 1500.
Max temperature.....Around 51.
Min humidity........61 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....northwest 0 to 1 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........Light northeast winds becoming northwest around
                    5 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2800 ft AGL by late morning increasing to
                    8000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 14 mph.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 37.
Max humidity........94 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Northwest winds 1 to 2 mph in the evening becoming
                    light downslope at the bottom with northeast 1 to 2 mph
                    at the upper end of the burn.
WIND (20 FT)........North winds 5 mph in the evening becoming southeast
                    2 to 3 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL in the evening decreasing to 600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 6 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....Around 56.
Min humidity........45 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....North winds 1 to 2 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........North winds 4 to 5 mph.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 8 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

$$
Forecaster...BUNNAG
Requested by...Star R.D
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705275.0/MFR



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