Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR BAR...CNTY SBA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
816 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2002 PDT ON AUGUST 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
GUSTY SUNDOWNER WINDS WILL PEAK THIS EVENING IN THE HILLS ABOVE
REFUGIO...WHERE GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL CONTINUE. AT LOWER ELEVATIONS
OF THE FIRE...THE WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT AND FROM THE SOUTH
TO SOUTHEAST WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS SURFACING UNTIL
1 AM. THE DOWNSLOPE WINDS WILL BRING SOME WARMING AND MODERATELY
DRY CONDITIONS WHEN SURFACING THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS...WITH
BETTER COOLING AND HUMIDITY RECOVERY TOWARDS MORNING AS WINDS
DIMINISH. THERE IS A 20 PERCENT CHANCE THAT MARINE LAYER LOW CLOUDS
AND FOG COULD REACH THE FIRE LOCATION ON THURSDAY MORNING. ONSHORE
FLOW WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE DAY ON THURSDAY...MAINTAINING COOLER
TEMPERATURES AND HIGHER HUMIDITIES ACROSS THE FIRE LOCATION.
SUNDOWNER WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED ON THURSDAY EVENING.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........67-72 IN THE EVENING...MIN 62-67.
RH..................35-45 PERCENT AT RIDGETOP IN THE EVENING AND
                    50-60 PERCENT AT LOWER ELEVATIONS...MAX
                    60-70 PERCENT OVERNIGHT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH...EXCEPT
                    OCCASIONAL NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    25 MPH SURFACING UNTIL 1 AM.
 RIDGETOP...........WINDS NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    40 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    5 TO 10 MPH AFTER 4 AM.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    4 TO 8 MPH AFTER 2 AM.


.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 68-73.
RH..................MIN 45-55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 8 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL EARLY...RISING TO
                    2000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 8 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.



$$
FORECASTER...GOMBERG
REQUESTED BY...CAPT   PETER YSEBANDS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160824.BAR__.01/LOX



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