Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HORSEHOPPER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
453 AM PST WED DEC 17 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

DISCUSSION...UNSETTLED WEATHER CONTINUES WITH CHANCES OF SNOW AT THE
BURN SITE CONTINUING THIS MORNING AND ONLY MINIMAL ACCUMULATIONS.
CHANCES LESSEN THROUGH THE DAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE
REGION BY THURSDAY; MIXING WILL REMAIN FAIRLY POOR. ANOTHER WEAK
SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE SIERRA LATE THIS WEEK BRINGING ADDITIONAL
CHANCES OF SNOW FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 900 PST 12/17/14
   WEATHER............CLOUDY WITH 60% CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                      THE MORNING DECREASING TO 25% AFTER 1100.
   TEMPERATURE........29-32 AT IGNITION...MAX 33-37.
   HUMIDITY...........90-95% AT IGNITION...MIN 80-85%.
   WIND...20 FOOT.....SOUTH 6-9 MPH AT IGNITION INCREASING
                      TO 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 16 MPH AFTER
                      1300.
   MIXING HEIGHT......8000 FT MSL.
   MIXING WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

FOR TONIGHT
   WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
   TEMPERATURE........MIN 22-24.
   HUMIDITY...........MAX 100%.
   WIND...20 FOOT.....SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 6 TO 10 MPH BECOMING
                      DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW
   WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY.
   TEMPERATURE........MAX 33-36.
   HUMIDITY...........MIN 65-75%.
   WIND...20 FOOT.....UPSLOPE 3 TO 7 MPH.
   MIXING HEIGHT......7700 FT MSL.
   MIXING WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.

FORECASTER...BOYD/HOON

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



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