Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLM BURNING MAN OPERATIONS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
408 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW MOVING DOWN THE CALIFORNIA COAST
WILL BRING INCREASED CLOUDS LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. AN ISOLATED
STORM IS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY EVENING NEAR THE SITE. THE REMAINDER OF
THE WEEK WILL BE TYPICAL OF LATE AUGUST WITH SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES
AND GUSTY AFTERNOON WINDS. THE NEXT PERIOD OF CONCERN WILL BE FRIDAY
INTO SATURDAY WITH WINDS INCREASING DUE TO A DRY TROUGH PASSAGE WHICH
COULD PRODUCE BLOWING DUST BOTH DAYS, WITH THE BEST CHANCES FRIDAY.

FOR TODAY
   WEATHER............SUNNY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
   TEMPERATURE........MAX 89-92.
   HUMIDITY...........MIN 10-14%.
   WIND...20 FOOT.....LIGHT WINDS EARLY BECOMING WEST-SOUTHWEST
                      10-14 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH AFTER 1 PM.

FOR TONIGHT
   WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. A 15% CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                      IN THE EVENING.
   TEMPERATURE........MIN 56-60.
   HUMIDITY...........MAX 43-38%.
   WIND...20 FOOT.....WEST-SOUTHWEST 9-14 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                      IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
                      AFTER 10 PM. WINDS GUSTY AND ERRATIC NEAR
                      THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY
   WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY.
   TEMPERATURE........MAX 88-91.
   HUMIDITY...........MIN 10-14%.
   WIND...20 FOOT.....LIGHT WINDS EARLY BECOMING WEST 9-14 MPH WITH
                      GUSTS UP TO 22 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

FORECASTER...MLF/ELW

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REQUESTED BY...PAUL PETERSEN
REASON FOR REQUEST...ESSENTIAL TO PUBLIC SAFETY, E.G. DUE TO THE PROXIMITY OF
POPULATION CENTERS OR CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE.



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