Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MEADOW...YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
755 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1850 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO CALIFORNIA TODAY
AND WILL REMAIN OVER CENTRAL CALIFORNIA THROUGH THE WEEKEND.
TEMPERATURES WILL COOL BACK TO NEAR OR SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL
LEVELS TODAY AND FRIDAY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SIERRA NEVADA THROUGH SUNDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL REBUILD EARLY NEXT WEEK FOR A WARMING AND DRYING
TREND.


.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....BASE...60-64          TOP...48-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........BASE...30-35 PERCENT  TOP...35-40 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE WINDS 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE 4-9 MPH AFTER 1100 PDT WITH
                    GUSTS UP TO 12 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST 7-14 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 8500 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 12 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....BASE...50-54           TOP...38-42.
MAX HUMIDITY........BASE...65-70 PERCENT   TOP...70-75 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE WINDS 4-9 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE AFTER 2000 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST 7-14 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST 12-20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO LESS THAN 1000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....BASE...66-70          TOP...56-60.
MIN HUMIDITY........BASE 27-32 PERCENT.   TOP...30-35 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE WINDS 5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE 3-8 MPH BY THE AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHEAST 12-20 MPH DECREASING TO 10-15
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 8000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

FORECASTER...SANGER

REQUESTED BY...MEREDITH WENDT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140918.MEADO.01/HNX


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