Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PAW...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
841 PM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1917 PDT ON AUGUST 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW OFF THE COAST WILL BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY. WEAK
RIDGING WILL BRING DRY CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY WITH
ANOTHER SYSTEM FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND BRINGING ADDITIONAL SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. ANY STORMS THAT DEVELOP ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
LITTLE...IF ANY...RAINFALL. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN LIGHT AND
TERRAIN DRIVEN...BUT COULD BECOME GUSTY AND ERRATIC AROUND
THUNDERSTORMS. OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERIES WILL CONTINUE TO BE GOOD
THE NEXT FEW NIGHTS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. HAZE AND SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
MAX HUMIDITY........72 TO 77 RIDGES...80 TO 85 VALLEYS.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 MPH...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTH 10 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 700 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 8 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST 3 TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SMOKE AND HAZE. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 TO 48 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...EAST 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2500-4000 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 8 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST 3 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SMOKE AND HAZE. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MAX HUMIDITY........68 TO 73 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST TO NORTHWEST 3 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING LIGHT
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST TO NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 13 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST TO NORTHWEST 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST 3 TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2.
CWR.................15 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...CARROLL
REQUESTED BY...RENEE BABROS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150803.PAW__.01/EKA



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