Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WOODFORDS CANYON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
1243 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE WILL DROP WEST OF THE BURN SITE TODAY BUT
WILL STILL PROVIDE INCREASING CLOUDS WITH SNOW SHOWERS DEVELOPING BY
EARLY AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL GENERALLY BE LESS THAN AN
INCH BUT DUE TO THE SHOWERY NATURE OF THE SNOW, LOCALIZED HEAVIER
AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE WITHIN STRONGER CELLS. SHOWERS DIMINISH BY THIS
EVENING WITH A DRIER PATTERN AND A SLOW WARMING TREND EXPECTED FOR
THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 830 PST 3/2/15
   WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY BY
                      AFTERNOON. 50% CHANCE FOR SNOW SHOWERS.
                      ACCUMULATION LESS THAN AN INCH.
   TEMPERATURE........31...MAX 37-40
   HUMIDITY...........85%...MIN 55-65%
   WIND...20 FOOT.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH BY
                      LATE MORNING.
   MIXING HEIGHT......9,500-10,000 FT MSL.
   MIXING WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH.

FOR TONIGHT
   WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW
                      SHOWERS DIMINISHING.
   TEMPERATURE........MIN 23-25
   HUMIDITY...........MAX 95%
   WIND...20 FOOT.....DOWNSLOPE 3-5 MPH

OUTLOOK FOR TUESDAY
   WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY
   TEMPERATURE........MAX 36-39
   HUMIDITY...........MIN 45-50%
   WIND...20 FOOT.....NORTHEAST 4-8 MPH
   MIXING HEIGHT......9,500 FT MSL.
   MIXING WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.

FORECASTER...FUENTES

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REQUESTED BY...STEVE HOWELL
REASON FOR REQUEST...UNDER THE INTERAGENCY AGREEMENT FOR METEOROLOGICAL SERVICES (USFS, BLM, NPS, USFWS, BIA).


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