Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BARKER...CAL FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
154 AM PDT SAT AUG 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0119 PDT ON AUGUST 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY AT THE
BARKER FIRE AS LOW PRESSURE OFFSHORE DRIFTS TO THE NE PULLING IN
SUB-TROPICAL MOISTURE. ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED TO PEAK IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE MAX HEATING
OF THE DAY. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN LIGHT AROUND THE FIRE AND
CHIEFLY TERRAIN AND FIRE DRIVEN. IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS WINDS
MAY BECOME GUSTY AND ERRATIC. OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES ARE EXPECTED TO
STEADILY IMPROVE THROUGH THE COMING DAYS AS THE APPROACHING LOW
DEEPENS THE MARINE AND BRINGS AN ONSHORE PUSH. MORE THUNDERSTORMS
ARE EXPECTED ON SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 100.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT WIND.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT WIND. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................3...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 94.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE THEN BECOMING SW 4 TO 7 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................18 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...GARCIA
REQUESTED BY...BARKER IC ANDY REILING
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150801.BARKE.01/EKA



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