Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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Spot Forecast for PIER FIRE...USFS
National Weather Service Hanford CA
1253 PM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

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

.DISCUSSION...
Cooler than normal temperatures will continue over the fire area
through the weekend, although temperatures will warm a few degrees
each day. Humidities will lower slightly over the weekend and
winds will be terrain driven. A warming and drying trend will
continue next week as high pressure gradually builds in from the
eastern Pacific.


.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....54-64.
Min humidity........38-45 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Downslope 1-3 mph in the early morning, then
                    upslope 2-5 mph by 1000 and upslope/upcanyon
                    3-7 mph after 1300.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...Northeast 3-6 mph in the early morning shifting
                    to the west 3-7 mph by noon.
Mixing height.......900 ft AGL in the morning increasing to 5200 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 4 mph.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....36-44.
Max humidity........67-77 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Becoming downslope 1-3 mph.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...Northwest 2-4 mph in the early evening shifting
                    to east 2-4 mph.
Mixing height.......Lowering to 600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 2 mph.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....58-68.
Min humidity........27-35 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Downslope 1-4 mph in the early morning, becoming
                    upslope 2-4 mph by 1000.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...Northeast to east 3-6 mph in the early morning
                    shifting to the west 3-6 mph by noon.
Mixing height.......500 ft AGL in the morning increasing to 4900 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 3 mph.

$$
Forecaster...BEAN
Requested by...ROBERT BENIK
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1716144.0/HNX



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