Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 222225
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Spot Forecast for Abney Fire...USFS RRF
National Weather Service Medford OR
325 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0600 PDT on October 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A drier and warmer trend will be occurring over the burn area
beginning on monday that will last through the week. Valley fog each
will burn off to sunny skies each day this week. There`s a chance of
moderate to locally strong east winds Monday night into Tuesday as
RHs fall from high to moderate values on the ridges. The east winds
will decrease later in the week, but will remain easterly, which could
allow ridge recoveries remain moderate.

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Areas of valley fog possible in the morning
                    becoming sunny.
Max temperature.....58-60 in the valleys and 50 to 53 on the ridges.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........East winds 3 to 5 mph in the valleys.
                    8 to 10 mph on the ridges.
Mixing height.......500 ft AGL in the morning increasing to around 2500
                    ft AGL after noon.
Transport winds.....East around 9 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear. Patchy valley fog after midnight.
Min temperature.....49-55.
Max humidity........66-84 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........East winds 7 to 10 mph in the Valleys. On the ridges,
                    east wind 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft AGL decreasing to 500 ft AGL shortly after
                    sunset.
Transport winds.....East around 16 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Patchy valley fog becoming sunny.
Max temperature.....60 to 65 on the ridges. 68-72 in the valleys.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........For the ridges: southeast winds 8 to 12 mph with gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the morning becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the late afternoon.
                    For the valleys: southeast winds 5 to 7 mph with gusts to 15 mph
                    becoming east 3 to 5 mph.
Mixing height.......500 feet AGL becoming 2000 ft AGL after noon.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 12 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Lows 48 to 54. Highs 62 to 72. East winds 5 to 6 mph on the ridges and 3 to 5 mph
in the valleys.
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs 61 to 68.
Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph on the ridges and 2 to 4 mph in the valleys.
.FRIDAY...
Clear. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs 61 to 68. Southeast
winds 5 to 6 mph on the ridges and 2 to 4 mph in the valleys.

$$
Forecaster...SCHAAF
Requested by...Nancy Masters
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1716891.15/MFR



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