Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BULLY...CAL FIRE TEAM 6
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
451 PM PDT SAT JUL 12 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1601 PDT ON JULY 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE FIRE SITE THROUGH THE WEEKEND...
AND INTO MONDAY. WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN HOT AND DRY. AN
UPPER TROUGH PASSING OFF THE COAST AND WELL NORTHWEST OF THE FIRE
SITE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY WILL TEND TO INCREASE WINDS ABOVE 8000 FEET
WHICH MAY BE MIXED DOWN TO RIDGE LEVEL...AND ALSO RESULT IN HIGHER
MIXING WINDS ON SUNDAY. LIGHTER WINDS EXPECTED ON MONDAY AS THE
TROUGH MOVES NORTHEAST AND INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST.



.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR SKIES...EXCEPT FOR AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....69-76.
MAX HUMIDITY........46-53 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST OR DOWNSLOPE UP TO 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 20 MPH THIS EVENING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO NORTHWEST 4 TO 9 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 100-200 FT AGL AFTER DARK.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING
                    VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
MIN HUMIDITY........8-13 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....NORTHWEST OR DOWNSLOPE UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH AFTER
                    1000 LOCAL TIME.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH THROUGH THE
                    MORNING AND INTO AFTERNOON...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER 1500 LOCAL
                    TIME.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 8000-8500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 MPH EARLY MORNING...
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST 5 TO 10 MPH
                    AFTER 1100 LOCAL TIME.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-75.
MAX HUMIDITY........33-44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
   SLOPE/VALLEY.....WEST TO NORTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH.
   RIDGETOP.........WEST TO NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000-8500 FT AGL EARLY EVENING LOWERING TO
                    0-100 FT AGL AFTER DARK.
MIXING WINDS........WEST UP TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO NORTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH AFTER
                    DARK.


FORECASTER...JHM
REQUESTED BY...TIM CHAVEZ
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140712.BULLY.01/STO

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