Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CABIN FIRE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
908 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1833 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH ALONG THE WEST COAST WILL PRODUCE
INCREASED ONSHORE FLOW...BRINGING COOLER AND SLIGHTLY BREEZIER
CONDITIONS AT THE FIRE SITE THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. THE TROUGH
WILL SHIFT EAST OVER THE WEEKEND WITH TEMPERATURES RISING TO NEAR OR
SLIGHTLY ABOVE SEASONAL NORMALS BY LABOR DAY WITH LIGHTER WINDS.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-27 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 3-7 MPH AFTER 0900 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 8-16 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 8 MPH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-67 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST 3-7 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 2-5 MPH AFTER 2100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST 7-14 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO AROUND 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 4 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-28 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST 2-5 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST 4-9 MPH AFTER 0900 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST 8-16 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 11 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...BAGNALL
REQUESTED BY...WESTERN DIVIDE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150902.CABIN.01/HNX


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