Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BINGHAM RIDGE COMPLEX...USFS WNF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
350 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1452 PDT ON JULY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...RAIN SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING...TAPERING
OFF THURSDAY MORNING. AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS NOT OUT OF THE
QUESTION FOR TONIGHT. CLOUD BREAKS THURSDAY AFTERNOON WILL LEAD
TO SLIGHT WARMING. A MORE NOTICEABLE WARMING AND DRYING TREND
BEGINS FRIDAY AS AN UPPER RIDGE BUILDS OVER THE AREA. SUNDAY SO FAR
LOOKS TO BE THE WARMEST DAY AS A THERMAL TROUGH USUALLY OVER NORTHERN
CALIFORNIA EXTENDS NORTHWARD OVER WESTERN OREGON. A WEAK UPPER LEVEL
TROUGH MAY MOVE OVER THE BURN AREA SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AND
POSSIBLY PRODUCE SHOWERS OR ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NEAR THE FIRE.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    22 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 4 TO 7 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..2 (VERY LOW).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DRAINAGE LESS THAN 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..4 (LOW).

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 2 TO 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..3 (VERY LOW).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 74 TO 79. NORTH WINDS 3 TO
6 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27-33 PCT.
.SUNDAY...
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS
55 TO 60. HIGHS 76 TO 81. NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 24-29 PCT.
.MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 77 TO 82. NORTH WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 24-29 PCT.

$$
FORECASTER...JENSEN
REQUESTED BY...DEAN WARNER
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140723.BINGH.01/PQR



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