Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MEADOW...YNP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
657 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1640 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO REBUILD TODAY FOR A
GRADUAL WARMING AND DRYING TREND THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A DEEP TROUGH
OF LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT THE REGION LATER IN THE WEEK
FOR MUCH COOLER CONDITIONS...HIGHER HUMIDITIES AND A SMALL CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION OVER THE FIRE THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. WINDS WILL BE
LIGHT AND TERRAIN INFLUENCED THROUGH WEDNESDAY THEN BECOME BREEZY
TO GUSTY THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

.TODAY (MONDAY)...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....BASE 73-75. TOP 63-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 9000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT (MONDAY NIGHT)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....BASE 55-57. TOP 41-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO SOUTHEAST 2-5 MPH BY 2200 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO BELOW 500 FEET AGL..
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 3 MPH.

.OUTLOOK FOR TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....BASE 75-77. TOP 65-67.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 1-4 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3-6 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHEAST 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO SOUTHWEST 4-8 MPH BY 1100 PDT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 8000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...DS
REQUESTED BY...ANSLEY SINGER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140921.MEADO.01/HNX


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