Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MCCORMICK...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
832 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST FOR FORECASTS ON JULY 04 AND 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MONSOON MOISTURE CONTINUES TO STREAM INTO THE REGION THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. POTENTIAL FOR AFTERNOON/EVENING THUNDERSTORMS PERSISTS
OVER THE MOUNTAINS...INCLUDING AT/NEAR THE FIRE SITE.


.TODAY (SATURDAY THE 4TH)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO
                    WEST 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHEAST 8 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING...AND
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................20 PERCENT INCREASING TO 50 PERCENT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 7000 FT AGL LATE IN THE MORNING
                    AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING...AND
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 8 TO 14 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SUNDAY (THE 5TH)...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    WEST 4 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH.
CWR.................20 PERCENT INCREASING TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 5000 TO 6000 FT AGL IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 8 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JHM
REQUESTED BY...CAPT 3
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150703.MCCOR.01/STO


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