Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GRIZZ GRAPPLE PILES...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
900 AM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 PST ON NOVEMBER 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

UPPER LEVEL RIDGE IS STRENGTHENING ACROSS THE WEST WITH CONDITIONS
WARMING AND DRYING. MIXING WILL BE MODERATE TODAY WITH BETTER
MIXING EXPECTED WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY AS A COUPLE SYSTEMS
PASS BY TO THE NORTH INCREASING WINDS. THE MIXING HEIGHTS FORECAST
FOR THE SPOT ARE VALID FROM ABOUT 11 AM THROUGH 5 PM. A WEAK
SYSTEM MAY PASS THROUGH THE BURN AREA SATURDAY FOLLOWED BY A
STRONGER WINTER SYSTEM POSSIBLE LATE SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-53.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-36%.
WIND...20 FOOT......WEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8800-9300 FT MSL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-61%.
WIND...20 FOOT......WEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-31%.
WIND...20 FOOT......WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH INCREASING TO 13 TO
                     18 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500-10000 FT MSL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...JOHNSON
REQUESTED BY...BRANDON HOSTETTER
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141125.GRIZZ.01/REV


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