Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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FNUS76 KSTO 171736
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SILVERTHORNE...U.S.F.S
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
936 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PST ON JANUARY 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
CLOUDS INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A STRONG PACIFIC STORM THAT WILL
MOVE OVER THE BURN SITE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. PERIODS OF HEAVY
RAIN AND STRONG RIDGE WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........HIGH CLOUDINESS THIS MORNING...LOWERING CLOUDS
                    THIS AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER DARK.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST UP TO 3 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH
                    UP TO 3 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........EAST UP TO 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN. AMOUNTS UP TO .25".
CWR.................100 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......VARIABLE OR NORTHEAST LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN. AMOUNTS OVER AN INCH.
CWR.................100 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........90-96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 18 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH IN
                    THE MORNING. GUSTS DECREASING TO 30 TO 35 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JM
REQUESTED BY...HENRY MOTT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700476.0/STO
.EMAIL HMOTT@FS.FED.US


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