Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 200046
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SPOT FORECAST FOR JULY COMPLEX  LOG AND WHITES FIRES...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
546 PM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1527 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THERE WILL BE A WARMING AND DRYING TREND THROUGH THE
WEEKEND WITH OVERNIGHT INVERSIONS RESULTING IN MODERATE HUMIDITY
RECOVERY AT MID SLOPES AND RIDGES. WINDS WILL BECOME SOUTHWEST
SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THERE WILL BE A COOLING TREND AFTER SATURDAY...
...BUT ALSO STRONGER WINDS EARLY NEXT WEEK. LATE TUESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MODERATE TO STRONG SOUTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED AHEAD OF A
FAIRLY STRONG COLD FRONT. RAIN IS LIKELY TO DEVELOP WEDNESDAY. COOLER
UNSETTLED WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST NEXT
FRIDAY.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85 BOTTOM...76 TOP.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT BOTTOM...28 PERCENT TOP.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE RISING TO 10000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........VARIABLE TO 5 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT BOTTOM WITH UPSLOPE WINDS 5-10 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
                    EAST 10 MPH TOP BECOMING WEST 5 MPH.
HAINES..............5.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66 BOTTOM...57 TOP.
MAX HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT BOTTOM...45 PERCENT TOP.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FEET AGL LOWERING TO 2000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 5 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE 5-10 MPH BOTTOM BECOMING LIGHT.
                    WEST 5 MPH TOP BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 MPH.
HAINES..............4.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81 BOTTOM...72 TOP.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT BOTTOM...36 PERCENT TOP.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL RISING TO 11000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT BOTTOM BECOMING SOUTH 5 MPH.
                    SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH TOP.
HAINES..............4.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
6 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS 75 TO 85. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 75 TO 85. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...NOT AS WARM. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS
65 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO
50. HIGHS 60 TO 70.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50.
HIGHS 60 TO 70.

$$
FORECASTER...STOCKTON
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS CHURCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140919.JULYC.01/MFR




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