Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Spot Forecast for AFR 31C...usfs
National Weather Service Medford OR
939 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 PDT on May 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...A cooler air mass will move into the burn area today
and remain in place through the end of the week. The air mass will
also be slightly drier than yesterday. Upslope and upvalley winds
will be the dominant wind with mainly north to northwest winds in
the mixed layer. This afternoon wind will be about a few mph
higher than yesterday. Expect a return to a warmer weather this
weekend.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
Min humidity........28 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........North winds 5 to 7 mph in the morning then
                    Northwest 6 to 8 mph in the afternoon with
                    gust to 17 mph.
Mixing height.......1500 ft AGL in the morning.
                    Max of 2900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 9 mph.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 41.
Max humidity........Rising to 40 percent around 2000.
                    Overnight recovery of 70 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Northwest winds 8 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                    the evening...then decreasing to North winds around
                    5 mph after midnight
Mixing height.......1500 ft AGL by late evening...decreasing to 800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 13 mph in the evening...then decreasing
                    to North 5 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 66.
Min humidity........32 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Northwest 5 to 7 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 9 mph.

$$
Forecaster...BUNNAG
Requested by...Robert Marshall
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1710019.0/MFR



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