Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SHEEP RX BURN...US FS LOS PADRES NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1228 PM PST WED FEB 25 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 PST ON FEBRUARY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY WILL
GENERATE SOME GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS WITH MILD AND DRY CONDITIONS
ACROSS THE BURN AREA ON THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT. BY FRIDAY...AN
APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING INCREASING CLOUDS WITH COOLER
TEMPERATURES AND HIGHER HUMIDITIES TO THE REGION. BY FRIDAY...THE
LOW LEVEL FLOW WILL SHIFT TO A MORE TYPICAL NORTHWEST DIRECTION. THERE IS
ALSO A CHANCE THAT MARINE LAYER CLOUDS COULD REACH THE LOWER PORTIONS
OF THE BURN AREA ON FRIDAY MORNING.


.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    NORTH 8 TO 14 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING BECOMING NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL EARLY...RISING TO 3700 FT AGL IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 15 MPH BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
MIN HUMIDITY........50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......VARIABLE WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTH 2 TO 4 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 17 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL EARLY...RISING TO 3500 FT AGL IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 2 TO 4 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...GOMBERG
REQUESTED BY...PETER HARRIS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150227.SHEEP.01/LOX








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