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Spot Forecast for Falcon 9...Vandenberg AFB
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
940 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1800 PDT on June 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...An upper level ridge of high pressure will keep a
strong marine inversion over the launch area through Sunday. Low
clouds and fog will prevail tonight and Sunday morning with clearing
in the afternoon, although there is a slight chance some low clouds
may persist at times through the afternoon. Gusty northwest winds
can be expected for much of the time through Sunday, strongest in the
afternoon and evening hours, with peak gusts up to 25 to 30 mph.
Humidities will remain high through the period.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Low clouds and fog.
Min temperature.....Around 53.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northwest 7-12 mph in the evening diminishing
                    to 4-7 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest 15-25 mph in the evening diminishing
                    to 10-15 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest 15-25 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
Mixing height.......700-900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15-25 mph.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Low clouds and fog in the morning then sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 60.
Min humidity........83 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northwest 4-7 mph...increasing to 7-12 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest 10-15 mph...increasing to 15-25 mph
                    in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest 10-15 mph...increasing to 15-25 mph
                    with gusts to 30 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......700-900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15-25 mph.

$$

Forecaster...SIRARD
Requested by...Elizabeth Beecher
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1711536.0/LOX
.EMAIL elizabeth.beecher.2@us.af.mil



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