Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 050133
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SPOT FORECAST FOR 5 MILE...CA-KNF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
633 PM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1811 PDT ON AUGUST 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...A COUPLE OF THUNDERSTORMS HAVE DEVELOPED EAST OF THE
INCIDENT THIS EVENING, BUT THESE STORMS ARE MOVING AWAY AND POSE NO
THREAT TO THE INCIDENT. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE A THUNDERSTORM COULD
FORM CLOSER TO THE INCIDENT BEFORE SUNSET, BUT IT IS UNLIKELY. THERE
IS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVING THROUGH NORTHERN CALIFORNIA RIGHT
NOW THAT WILL KEEP A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM IN
THE FORECAST OVERNIGHT. ANY THUNDERSTORM COULD BRING GUSTY AND ERRATIC
WINDS. THE WEATHER WILL BE COOLER TOMORROW, BUT HUMIDITIES MAY BE A
BIT LOWER AS DRIER AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION. THERE IS NO THREAT FOR
PRECIPITATION TOMORROW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORM
                    THIS EVENING AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER
                    OR THUNDERSTORM OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-62.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-68 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST 2-5 MPH THIS EVENING, BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE AFTER SUNSET. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    POSSIBLE NEAR ANY THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL THIS EVENING DECREASING TO 500 FT
                    AGL AFTER SUNSET.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 4-8 MPH THIS EVENING, BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE AFTER SUNSET. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    POSSIBLE NEAR ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-81.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-30 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE MORNING, BECOMING
                    WEST AT 2-5 MPH AFTER NOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 4000
                    FT AGL AFTER NOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST INCREASING TO 10-15 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE MORNING, BECOMING
                    WEST AT 4-8 MPH AFTER NOON.

$$
FORECASTER...WRIGHT
REQUESTED BY...BACH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150804.5MILE.01/MFR



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