Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PARADISE...PARADISE FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
528 PM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1659 PDT ON JULY 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN SEATTLE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN OVER THE OLYMPICS
AND PACIFIC NW THROUGH AT LEAST EARLY NEXT WEEK. THIS PATTERN WILL
MAINTAIN UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES AND DRY CONDITIONS WITH
SOME SUBTLE ADJUSTMENTS EACH DAY. DRY ALOFT OVERNIGHT TONIGHT WILL
ALLOW ONLY FAIR TO POOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY ON TERRAIN THAT
RISES ABOVE THE NIGHTTIME TEMPERATURE INVERSION. ELEVATIONS ABOVE
1500 FEET OR SO MAY HAVE THE RH EVEN DROP DURING THE PRE-DAWN
HOURS FRIDAY MORNING. A SUBTLE INCREASE IN LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW
MAY PERMIT MARINE CLOUDS TO MOVE ONTO THE COAST SATURDAY MORNING.
A THERMAL PRESSURE TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN ALONG THE COAST ON
SATURDAY NIGHT AND PEAK IN STRENGTH ON SUNDAY MORNING...BRINGING A
SURGE IN QUITE WARM TEMPERATURES AND DRYING AGAIN SUNDAY WITH
MODERATE MODERATE EAST-NORTHEAST BREEZES ACROSS THE NORTHWEST
OLYMPIC PENINSULA ON SUNDAY MORNING. A MODERATION OF TEMPERATURES
IS ANTICIPATED BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK...BUT TEMPERATURES
SHOULD STAY ABOVE NORMAL. NO RAIN IS EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT 7 DAYS.

 FORECAST FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEED (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE 10
 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WINDS.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0%.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-89 VALLEY BOTTOM...78-83 UPPER ELEVATIONS.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......UPVALLEY WINDS IN THE VALLEY UP TO 8 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
                    UPPER SLOPES/RIDGETOPS...NORTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
LAL.................1.


.INDEPENDENCE DAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0%.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-89.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......UPVALLEY WINDS IN THE VALLEY UP TO 9 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
                    UPPER SLOPES/RIDGETOPS...NORTHWEST 4 TO 7 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
LAL.................1.

.

$$
FORECASTER...BUEHNER
REQUESTED BY...LARRY LONG
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150702.PARAD.01/SEW



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