Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GODKIN...OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
607 PM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1756 PDT ON JULY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN SEATTLE.

.DISCUSSION...A FLAT UPPER RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...WITH WEAK ONSHORE LOW LEVEL
FLOW. THIS WILL CONTINUE TO DRIVE SUNNY AND WARM WEATHER...WITH AREAS OF LATE
NIGHT AND MORNING LOW CLOUDS LIMITED TO THE COAST AND PORTIONS OF
THE SOUTH INTERIOR OF WESTERN WASHINGTON. CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT
WINDS WILL ALLOW GOOD RECOVERY AT NIGHT FOR THE LOWLANDS.

THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY AS AN UPPER TROUGH
DIGS INTO THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST. THIS FEATURE WILL
INCREASE ONSHORE FLOW AND DEEPEN THE MARINE LAYER...FOR CLOUDIER
COOLER WEATHER ON SATURDAY ESPECIALLY OVER THE LOWLANDS.

SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...THE UPPER TROUGH COULD PRODUCE LIGHT
SPOTTY SHOWERS ACROSS WESTERN WASHINGTON AND THE CASCADES SUNDAY
AND SUNDAY NIGHT...BEFORE MOVING EAST OF THE REGION MONDAY. AN
UPPER LOW WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY.
THERE COULD BE SOME LIGHT SHOWERS OVER THE CASCADES...ESPECIALLY
THE NORTH CASCADES...MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THE LOWLANDS
SHOULD HAVE DRY WEATHER WITH AREAS OF NIGHT AND MORNING CLOUDS AND
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES.

 FORECAST FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEED (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE 10
 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WINDS.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................LESS THAN 10%.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 7 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...COOK
REQUESTED BY...TY_CROWE NPS GOV
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160727.GODKI.01/SEW



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