Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WITHERS...LAKEVIEW BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1055 PM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1925 PDT ON AUGUST 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...AN UPTICK IN WIND THIS AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.DISCUSSION...HOT AND DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THIS WEEKEND WITH
AFTERNOON HUMIDITY DOWN INTO THE LOWER TEENS EACH DAY. EXPECT AND
UPTICK IN LATE AFTERNOON WINDS TODAY AND SUNDAY AS A TROUGH PASSES
TO THE NORTH OF THE FIRE AREA. A COOLING TREND IS ON TRACK FROM
EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH TEMPERATURES COMING DOWN TO SEASON NORMS AND
POSSIBLY BELOW BY THE END OF NEXT WEEK. HOWEVER AFTERNOON RELATIVE
HUMIDITY WILL ONLY INCREASE INTO THE MID TEENS BY MID WEEK.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.
MIN HUMIDITY........12 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE WINDS 1 TO 2 MPH BECOMING
                    WEST 3 TO 4 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUST TO 7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL BY LATE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    10200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...INCREASING TO
                    WEST 13 MPH BY LATE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 6 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUST TO 16 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MAX HUMIDITY........58 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT DOWNSLOPE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9200 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING THEN DECREASING
                    TO 1400 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH IN THE EVENING THEN
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 4 MPH LATE AT NIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 15 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 3 TO 5 MPH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86.
MIN HUMIDITY........11 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE 1 TO 2 MPH UNTIL EARLY AFTERNOON THEN
                    SOUTHWEST 3 TO 4 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH. GUST TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...BUNNAG
REQUESTED BY...MITCH ISHIDA
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160826.WITHE.01/MFR



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