Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DRY CREEK UNDERBURN UNIT 5
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
500 AM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

...WET WEEK AHEAD WITH THUNDERSTORMS...

DISCUSSION...THE GENERAL FLOW WILL TURN MORE SOUTHERLY TODAY AND
INCREASE WEDNESDAY AS A TROUGH APPROACHES THE WEST COAST. STORMS WILL
REMAIN ISOLATED TODAY BUT INCREASE IN COVERAGE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS TO 40 MPH AND SMALL
HAIL.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 900 PDT 5/3/16
   WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                      SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                      AFTER 2 PM.
   TEMPERATURE........50...MAX 66
   HUMIDITY...........60%...MIN 28%
   WIND...20 FOOT.....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH
                      IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MIXING HEIGHT......13500 FT MSL
   MIXING WINDS.......SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH
   CHC WETTING RAIN...10%
   LAL................2

FOR TONIGHT
   WEATHER............CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                      THUNDERSTORMS BEFORE 8 PM. ISOLATED SHOWERS
                      THROUGH THE NIGHT.
   TEMPERATURE........MIN 38
   HUMIDITY...........MAX 95%
   WIND...20 FOOT.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                      BECOMING DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH.
   CHC WETTING RAIN...10%
   LAL................2


OUTLOOK FOR WEDNESDAY
   WEATHER............CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                      SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE........MAX 58
   HUMIDITY...........MIN 39%
   WIND...20 FOOT.....SOUTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 12
                      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MIXING HEIGHT......14000 FT MSL
   MIXING WINDS.......SOUTH 25-30 MPH
   CHC WETTING RAIN...15%
   LAL................3

FORECASTER...EDAN/HOHMANN

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REQUESTED BY...LINDA FERGUSON
REASON FOR REQUEST...UNDER THE INTERAGENCY AGREEMENT FOR METEOROLOGICAL SERVICES (USFS, BLM, NPS, USFWS, BIA).



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