Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SANTA RITA N   S...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
824 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 PDT ON MAY 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVING OVER THE AREA WILL KEEP
TEMPERATURES COOLER THAN NORMAL...BUT WILL ALSO BRING A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE
BURN AREA TUESDAY. THE LOW WILL SHIFT EAST WEDNESDAY FOR DRY
CONDITIONS AND CONTINUED BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES.


.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-77.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-38 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 1-2 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST
                    4-7 MPH AFTER 1100 PDT WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO NEAR 8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 7 MPH.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-50.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 18 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING DECREASING TO 2-4 MPH AFTER 2200 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO LESS THAN 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 7 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-36 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH 1-3 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    WEST 3-6 MPH AFTER 1100 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO NEAR 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 6 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...BEAN
REQUESTED BY...SHAWN MURPHY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160524.SANTA.01/HNX



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