Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BALD HILL 3...HOOPA TRIBE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
839 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0830 PST ON FEBRUARY 10.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
TEMPERATURES WILL BE A BIT COOLER THIS AFTERNOON THAN THEY WERE
YESTERDAY...BUT STILL A BIT ABOVE NORMAL WITH MID AFTERNOON HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOW 60S. SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL ALSO BE A BIT
LIGHTER ON THE RIDGES AS WELL...WITH LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
EXPECTED IN SHELTERED LOWER ELEVATIONS. HUMIDITY VALUES WILL BE
SIMILAR TO YESTERDAYS IF NOT SLIGHTLY IMPROVED...WITH MINIMUM
READINGS EXPECTED TO REMAIN GENERALLY IN THE 30S. A FEW SPRINKLES
WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE EARLY AFTERNOON AS WELL...BUT WETTING
RAINS ARE NOT EXPECTED. CONDITIONS TOMORROW WILL BE VERY
SIMILAR...WITH INCREASING WIND GUSTS ALONG THE RIDGES LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. AGAIN...SOME VERY LIGHT RAIN WILL BE
POSSIBLE DURING THE DAY TOMORROW...PARTICULARLY AT HIGH
ELEVATIONS...BUT WETTING RAINS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A FEW SPRINKLES POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58 TO 61.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 TO 45 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH EARLY ON EXPOSED
                    RIDGES...BECOMING SOUTHWEST AT 3 TO 7 MPH BY EARLY AFTERNOON. WINDS
                    IN SHELTERED LOCATIONS AT LOWER ELEVATIONS WILL SEE LIGHT BUT
                    ERRATIC TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS THROUGH THE DAY.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2600 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 11 MPH...DIMINISHING TO SOUTHWEST A 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59 TO 62.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 TO 50 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS TO 15 MPH ON EXPOSED RIDGES...ESPECIALLY
                    DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3400 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 6 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...CHARBONEAU
REQUESTED BY...KEVIN LANE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160210.BALDH.01/EKA



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