Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 060322
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SOD  96 102...BLM CBD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
722 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 PST ON FEBRUARY 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...TODAY INTO TONIGHT...EXPECT A DRYING TREND WITH HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA LIGHT OFFSHORE FLOW DEVELOPING. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL STRENGTHEN ON SUNDAY AND OFFSHORE FLOW WILL INCREASING
SLIGHTLY WITH ADDITIONAL DRYING.

SOME LOW CLOUDS ARE  EXPECTED OVER THE AREA DURING THE MORNING TODAY
WITH LOW CLOUDS CLEARING IN THE AFTERNOON BUT SOME MID TO HIGH CLOUDS
PERSISTING OVER THE AREA. ONE MODEL CONTINUES TO SHOW A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR
VERY LIGHT SHOWERS ALONG THE COAST DURING THE DAY TODAY. HOWEVER
CONFIDENCE IS LOW THAT ANY MEASUREABLE PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR.
HIGH PRESSURE AND OFFSHORE FLOW WILL STRENGTHEN SATURDAY NIGHT AND
SUNDAY WITH DRY, MILD WEATHER EXPECTED. THIS PATTERN CONTINUES ON
MONDAY AND INTO TUESDAY.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW CLOUDS ARE EXPECTED
                    THROUGH THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........65 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 1-3 MPH
                     BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE 0-2 MPH IN
                     THE LATE AFTERNOON AROUND 4 PM PST.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 INCREASING TO 1000-1500 FT AGL IN THE
                     LATE MORNING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN CLEARING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 0-2 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                     BECOMING EAST WINDS 1-3 MPH IN THE
                     LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-1000 FT AGL LOWERING TO 500 FT AGL
                     AROUND SUNSET.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING
                     EAST AROUND 5 MPH AROUND MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 2-4 MPH. GUSTS TO
                      7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-500 FT AGL RISING TO 800-1000 FT AGL
                     AROUND NOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...CLARSTROM
REQUESTED BY...JOANIE LAWRENCE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160206.SOD96.01/MFR



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