Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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Spot Forecast for Dairy RX...USDA Forest Service
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
334 AM PDT Mon Jun 26 2017...corrected

Took out headline for Red Flag Warning. It is to the west
of the burn site.

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 PDT on June 26.
***Thunderstorms imply gusty and erratic winds***
***Winds are 20 foot 10-minute averages***
***CWR-Chance of wetting rain 0.10 or greater***

If you have questions or concerns with this forecast, please
contact our office at (541) 276-8134.

...Red Flag Warning today from 11 AM until 10 PM for abundant
lightning after a hot dry period...

.DISCUSSION...A weather system and cool front will move into the
region today bringing a chance of showers and afternoon and evening
thunderstorms. Temperatures will not be as warm today as on Sunday
and there will be increasing west to northwest winds by afternoon.
A return to dry weather is expected on Tuesday with cooler
temperatures. Note: A Red Flag Warning is in effect for abundant
lightning to the west of the fire, and the fire is not actually in
the Red Flag warning area.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
CWR.................15 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....87.
Min humidity........20 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Variable to upslope 1-5 mph early becoming
                    mostly west 6-12 mph by afternoon.
Ridgetop wind.......Variable 2-6 mph early becoming westerly
                    7-13 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Near surface increasing to 6600-7600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Variable 1-5 mph early becoming west 8-15 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly clear. A
                    chance of rain showers and thunderstorms in
                    the evening.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....49-51.
Max humidity........80-82 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Westerly 6-12 mph becoming northwest 3-7 mph
                    after midnight.
Ridgetop wind.......Westerly 7-13 mph becoming northwest 4-9 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......7500 ft AGL decreasing to 500-1000 ft AGL
                    after dark.
Transport winds.....Becoming northwest 5-10 mph.
Haines Index........4 (low).

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....78-80.
Min humidity........18-20 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest 2-6 mph early increasing to northwest
                    5-10 mph by afternoon.
Ridgetop wind.......Northwest 3-7 mph early increasing to northwest
                    6-12 mph by afternoon.
Mixing height.......500-1000 ft AGL increasing to 8500-9500 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Becoming northwest 7-13 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 (very low).

$$

Forecaster...Cloutier
Requested by...Tim Boyce
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1711469.3/PDT
.EMAIL ecate@blm.gov



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