Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 240241
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SPOT FORECAST FOR BRIDGE CREEK...LAKEVIEW BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
741 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 PDT ON APRIL 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...GUSTY WINDS THURSDAY...

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
THURSDAY...PRODUCING GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS AND PERIODS OF RAIN
THROUGHOUT THE DAY. POST-FRONTAL SHOWERS WILL PERSIST THROUGH
FRIDAY WITH SNOW LEVELS DROPPING TO NEAR THE SPOT ELEVATION
THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING. ANOTHER FRONT WILL MOVE
ONSHORE SATURDAY NIGHT...BRINGING MORE WET AND WINDY WEATHER.
POST-FRONTAL SHOWERS WILL DIMINISH SUNDAY...WITH DRY AND WARMER
CONDITIONS EXPECTED FOR THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT WEEK.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7-10 MPH...INCREASING TO
                    14-16 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1000 FT AGL IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    5000-6000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
                    AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 29.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
CWR.................80 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1500 FT AGL IN THE MORNING...INCREASING TO
                    6000-7000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
CWR.................25 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...NIEUWENHUIS
REQUESTED BY...IAN HARRINGTON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140424.BRIDG.01/MFR







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