Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 250032
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SPOT FORECAST FOR PONY...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
532 PM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1657 PDT ON JULY 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HOT AND DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THIS WEEK WITH
MAINLY SLOPE DRIVEN WINDS. RIDGE WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO BE
OFFSHORE NORTHEAST DIRECTION AT NIGHT THROUGH LATE MORNING BEFORE
TURNING TO WESTERLY BY MID AFTERNOON. AFTERNOON HUMIDITY WILL BE
SIMILAR TO YESTERDAY BUT WILL TREND LOWER TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY AS
DRIER AIR MASS MOVES INTO THE AREA.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85 TO 95.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH EXCEPT
                    NORTHEAST 5 TO 8 AT THE UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES.
                    RIDGE WINDS TURNING NORTH-NORTHWEST 4 TO 5 MPH
                    AFTER 1500.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL BY LATE MORNING THEN INCREASING TO
                    5300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 1300 THEN
                    NORTHWEST 7 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST 12 MPH GUST TO 20 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING
                    THEN DECREASING TO AROUND 8 MPH. BY 1400 WIND
                    DIRECTION TURNING TO WEST 7 MPH. GUSTS TO 12 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MAX HUMIDITY........65 PERCENT VALLEYS...45 PERCENT RIDGES.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH AT THE UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGE.
                    DOWNSLOPE WINDS 0 TO 2 MPH AT THE MID SLOPES/VALLEYS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900 FT AGL IN THE EVENING THEN DECREASING TO
                    400 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 9 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95 TO 100 VALLEYS...AROUND 85 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 TO 20 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH EXCEPT
                    NORTHEAST 5 TO 8 AT THE UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES.
                    RIDGE WINDS TURNING NORTH-NORTHWEST 3 TO 5 MPH
                    AFTER 1500.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 8 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 12 MPH UNTIL EARLY AFTERNOON THEN
                    NORTHWEST 8 TO 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...BUNNAG
REQUESTED BY...DAMON MCCARTNEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160724.PONY_.01/MFR



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